Ucchhishta Ganapati

Benefits of this Yagya

 Abundance of blessings | accomplish success

The blue colored Ucchishta Ganapati is also known as the Lord of Blessed Offerings, and he is also considered the protector and guardian of culture.  He has 6 arms, in which he holds a veena, a pomegranate, a japa mala, a blue lotus flower, and a sprig of fresh paddy. On his lap sits his Shakti, his consort.

Meaning: The term “Ucchishta,’ in Sanskrit, means “leftovers” or “remains.” However, in this context, this word has Tantric connotations. He is considered to be a superior aspect of Lord Ganesha. His devotees are believed to receive an abundance of blessings, and the abilities to accomplish success in all endeavors and gain a dominant position in society. As per astrology worshipping Ucchhishta Ganesh in Ganesh Navratri days helps to seek abundance of blessings and success.