Ganesha also known as Ganapati or Vinayaka, is one of the most popular deities worshipped and revered worshipped by Hindus worldwide regardless of their affiliations. Ganeshas is one of the most iconic Gods in the Hindu universe and is easily identified thanks to his Elephant head on human body form. He is the Lord of success and destroyer of evils and obstacles. He is also worshipped as the god of education, knowledge, wisdom and wealth. In fact, Ganesha is one of the five prime Hindu deities (Brahma, Vishnu, Shiva and Durga being the other four) whose idolatry is glorified as the panchayatana puja. He is honored at the beginning of all rituals and ceremonies. He is worshipped specially on Deepavali day and a Homa or Havan is performed on him during house warming ceremonies and in opening all places of abode or commerce. Ganesha is also the destroyer of vanity, selfishness and pride. He is the personification of material universe in all its various magnificent manifestations. It was said in a study that all Hindus worship Ganesha regardless of their sectarian belief. He is both the beginning of the religion and the meeting ground for all Hindus.