Ganesha Yantra – the sacred geometrical diagram to invoke Hindu God Ganesha.
Ganesha Yantra is a sacred geometrical diagram to invoke Hindu God Ganesha. It removes all the obstacles from any task and betows success. The Yantra is contained in a Bhupur (a square with 4 T-shaped doors), the doors give access to the Yantra. The eight lotus petals represent 5 elements – Air, Fire, Water, Earth, and Sky, and 3 Gunas (vitrues) – Sattva (goodness), Rajas (passion) and Tamas (chaos). The six pointed star is a unique combination of upward and downward triangle which represents the union of male and female aspect of God. At the centre of the six pointed star is the central point, Bindu, which is the most powerful part of the Yantra and represents the Supreme consciousness or the God, which is God Ganesha, the remover of obstacles, in this Yantra.