Vighnaharta, painting by Dhiraj Ashok Kom

Vighnaharta, painitng by Dhiraj Ashok Kom

Shortlist in Khula Aasmaan national art competition for children

Shortlisted

This painting by child artist Dhiraj Ashok Kom, class 5 received a Shortlist in Khula Aasmaan national art competition for children for July to September 2019.

Ganesha also known as Ganapati, Vinayaka, and by several other names, is a popular and most worshipped Hindu god or Hindu deity. Ganesha is widely revered as the remover of obstacles, the patron of arts and sciences and the deva of intellect and wisdom. As the god of beginnings, he is honoured at the start of rites and ceremonies. Ganesha is also invoked as patron of letters and learning during writing sessions. Ganesh Chaturthi is a festival that celebrates the birth of Ganesha. The festival is also known as Ganesh festival or Ganeshotsav.

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Art Number 22997
Artwork Title Vighnaharta
Artist Name Dhiraj Ashok Kom
Medium Oil Pastel on Paper
Size 11.69 x 8.27 inches (29.6926 x 21.0058 cm)