The elephant head Hindu deity Ganesh is known as the Vighna Hartameaning the Remover of Obstacles. He is the deity of Knowledge, Wisdom and Auspicious new beginnings. Where there is a higher quality of intelligence at work, obstacle and negativity automatically drop away!! This exquisite figurine is made of clay, expertly hand finished. It makes a great gift for auspicious new beginnings like: house warming, baby showers, bridal favors, graduations and more. Makes an excellent accent piece to add the final touch to your indoor outdoor garden.