lord ganesh- elephant headed god of wisdom and success.
ganesh is the defender and remover of obstacles and has to be propitiated first before worship to other gods
and goddess.he is one of the son of lord shiva. He is known as "siddhi data" or bestower of success in the work.his elephant head has only one full tusk, another is broken. It is also said that he wrote the mahabharat.
his elephant head is believed to be an emblem of wisdom and his mount an emblem of sagacity. His mount is the "mooshika" called sheww. He is also known as vinayaka.