Financial lessons to learn from Lord Ganesha this festival

Financial lessons to learn from Lord Ganesha this festival:

1. Big Head of “Gajanana”
He has a big head or Gajanana which means “Elephant Faced God” symbolizes to think
big. People often fail to think outside the already set boundaries. Though at times there
is a little amount of risk involved experimenting with financial planning but there are
safe ways in which one can explore their options and start thinking differently. Each and
every problem has a solution to it. To find the solution one just need to be calm and
analyze the situation.

2. Small Eyes of”Gajakarna”
The small and sharp eyes of Ganesha symbolize to have concentration. Any work or plan
where there is lack of concentration cannot be successful. Your financial planning also
needs proper concentration and need you to think all the risk and gain factors involved.
Ask questions to yourself before you take any decision. Concentrate on smallest of small
details and take note of each and every pros and cons of the step you are about to take.
After setting your goals, you need to prioritize them according to their importance.

3. Large Ears of “Lambakarna”
The large ears of “Lambakarna” which means “Large Eared Lord” and symbolizes to
listen carefully and keep your ears open always. You should know what is going on in the
financial markets and what the new innovations are. Also listen to your financial
advisors. Often people tend to take their financial decisions on their own in order to save
a little amount they have to pay to the advisors. But at times in order to save little money
they end up incurring a huge loss.

4. One Tusk of “Ekadanta”
Ganesha’s one tusk symbolizes that you should keep the good and throw the bad. It
conveys that keep studying your investments on regular period of time. Investments
which are running at loss should not be retained. On the other hand investments which
are making profits should be retained and look other measures that how they can
perform even better.

5. Trunk of “Vakratunda”
Lord Ganesha’s trunk conveys that one should be highly adaptable and efficient to their
surroundings. Even in unfavorable situations one should be patient and should not
panic. Your financial matters need to be handled with care for which you need to have
patience. Impulsive decisions may often make you take wrong decisions which will
further causing you more damage. Once an investment done doesn’t mean your job is
over. You need to be efficient and keep checking the prospects on regular intervals.

6. Large Stomach of “Lambodara”
Ganesha’s big stomach conveys that one should be able to digest all good and bad
phases of financial decisions. It is not always necessary that your investments will
only generate profits. At times they may incur losses too. It such situations one should be
able to digest the bad upcoming and find out solutions to handle the problem wisely. You

should identify what went wrong while making the decision and take a note that it
should not be repeated any more.


7. Modak and Prasada
Modak is ganesha’s favorite sweet and it is served to the devotees as,prasada. This
symbolizes that one who does hard work and is patient always gets good rewards. If you
are capable of following all the suggestions devotedly, you will definitely get your reward.
Your financial decisions cannot go wrong and you will always live a healthy and care free life.

Happy Ganesh Chaturthi!

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