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Ganesha

[guh-ney-shuh] /gəˈneɪ ʃə/
noun
1.
the Hindu god of wisdom.
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  • I watched Ganesha, and I joyed to see that his struggles were protracted beyond those of the others.

    Confessions of a Thug Philip Meadows Taylor
  • I feared he would fail in his mission, but Ganesha was confident.

    Confessions of a Thug Philip Meadows Taylor
  • I was specially interested in the designs representing the story of the favourite Hindu deity Ganpati or Ganesha.

    Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
  • Ganesha's trial came on, and I was the principal witness against him.

    Confessions of a Thug Philip Meadows Taylor
  • I went to the edge; Ganesha was standing by it encouraging the Lughaees; he saw the boy in my arms.

    Confessions of a Thug Philip Meadows Taylor
  • The bag that you and Ganesha share between you, like two mendicants emerging from the jail, is now in a room in this palace.

    Caves of Terror Talbot Mundy
  • That was a mighty jump from my window; and even as the buffalo you swam, Ganesha!

    Caves of Terror Talbot Mundy
  • Ganesha the Elephant-Headed, sat in massive calm, wreathing his wise trunk about him.

  • Ganesha too crossed my thoughts: I can revenge myself now, thought I, and his death will not lie at my door.

    Confessions of a Thug Philip Meadows Taylor
  • On the landing above the stone steps, Darna Singh silently moved the carved Ganesha and peered through the hole.

    The Three Sapphires W. A. Fraser

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