Quick Answer: Is God Ganesha Married?

Who is the wife of Ganesh God?

SiddhiGanesha was depicted as a householder married to Riddhi and Siddhi and the father of Santoshi Ma (Devanagari: संतोषी माँ), a new goddess of satisfaction, in the 1975 Hindi film Jai Santoshi Maa..

How many wives Lord Ganesha have?

5 wivesGanesha has 5 wives, know about Bappa’s entire family. Shri Ganesh always blesses the devotees who worship him. Everyone is aware of the fact that Ganesh’s parents are Parvati and Lord Shiva. On the other hand, his wife’s name is Riddhi and Siddhi.

Why did Lord Ganesha have two wives?

The demi-gods had to face a lot of trouble. So they complained to Lord Brahma who agreed to help them. He created two beautiful girls – Riddhi (wealth and prosperity and Siddhi (intellectual and spiritual power) and married them to Ganesha hence solving the problem.

Is Laxmi wife of Ganesh?

Many people do not know that Laxmi is the mother of Ganesh. They wrongly consider Laxmi as the wife of Ganesh. This has a root in a story. Everyone knows that Ganesh had defeated his brother Kartikswami in a race of encircling the earth in the shortest time.

Why Ganesha was married to a banana tree?

Key Highlights. Ganesha was a very dutiful son and was very loyal to his mother. In West Bengal, it is believed that Lord Ganesha married a banana tree or Kola Bou. He married a banana tree to assure his mother that she will never be hungry and will always be cared for.

Who is Lord Ganesha son?

The Shiva Purana says that Ganesha had begotten two sons: Kşema (prosperity) and Lābha (profit). In northern Indian variants of this story, the sons are often said to be Śubha (auspiciousness) and Lābha.

Why Lord Ganesha did not marry?

According to a Tamil mythology, Lord Ganesha refused to marry anyone as he felt no woman is beautiful than his mother. While according to Bengali mythology, no woman wanted to marry Ganesha as he had an elephant head.

How did Ganesha die?

So, when Ganesha denied Lord Shiva entry into his abode–because Goddess Parvati was bathing inside–Shiva decapitated Ganesha’s head in anger. According to legend, an elephant was the first animal that Lord Brahma later found when he went out to look for one (to replace Ganesha’s head).

Why Kartikeya is not Worshipped?

While it is true that Kartikeya is not worshipped in North as much as he is worshipped in Tamil Nadu (or wherever Tamils are located), he is an ancient Vedic-era deity and there are archaeological evidences of old idols and temples belonging to Kartikeya all over India.

Who is the father of Lord Shiva?

SwayambhuNo one knows who is God Shiva’s father and mother. Since Shiva is Swayambhu ( He created himself ) and is existing from times immemorial (Aadi, Ananth).

Why there are 2 Gauri with Ganpati?

Two idols of Goddess Gauri are brought home and worshipped by people with elaborate rituals. Some people also believe Gauri to be a form of Goddess Parvati, Lord Ganesha’s mother. In some regions, these two sisters are believed to be goddess Saraswati and Lakshmi, who are the daughters of Ma Durga.