• WordNet 3.6
    • n Ganesh Hindu god of wisdom or prophecy; the god who removes obstacles
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • prop. n Ganesh (Hindu Myth) The Hindu god of wisdom, prudence and prophesy; the remover of obstacles.☞ He is represented as a short, fat, red-colored man, with a large belly and the head of an elephant.
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In literature:

And I, who am Ganesh of Good Luck, I bless my peoples.
"The Bridge-Builders" by Rudyard Kipling
And I, who am Ganesh of Good Luck, I bless my peoples.
"The Day's Work, Volume 1" by Rudyard Kipling
Ganesh makes me laugh, with his elephant's head; and Tooni says that Allah is not my God.
"The Story of Sonny Sahib" by Sara Jeannette Duncan
At the Diwali festival the Banias worship Ganpati or Ganesh, in conjunction with Lakshmi, the goddess of wealth.
"The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India" by R. V. Russell
The most universally worshipped god in all India is Ganesh.
"India, Its Life and Thought" by John P. Jones
Ganesh, the elephant-god, 247.
"Round the Wonderful World" by G. E. Mitton
How about Ganesh and Zeuxias?
"Special Delivery" by Damon Francis Knight
When you are too lucky sacrifice something, a beloved pipe for choice, to Ganesh.
"From Sea to Sea" by Rudyard Kipling
For the Hindus it is a salute to their elephant-headed god Ganesh.
"The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
Besides, I had but the one tusk, the right, and that is why I am Ganesh, the Holy One.
"The Sa'-Zada Tales" by William Alexander Fraser

In news:

Ganesh R Bhagwandeen, son of Marisol Bhagwandeen of Middletown, N Y.
On September 20, 2012, associates of these Mumbai service apartments celebrated Ganesh Visarjan, the Hindu festival marking the birthday of Lord Ganesha , bringing along 22 guests of the Lakeside Chalet.
The event falls in the middle of Ganesh Chaturthi, a ten-day Hindu festival honoring the birthday of Lord Ganesha who is the deity of intellect and wisdom.
Ganesh Machinery will unveil two new machines at an open house scheduled for September 14 at its Chatsworth, California headquarters.
Ganesh to Unveil New Machines at Open House.
To accommodate customer needs, Ganesh Machinery has expanded the classroom training area of its Chatsworth, California campus.
Ganesh Expands Training Area.
Now celebrating its 25th anniversary, Ganesh Machinery has introduced the new 8-axis Cyclone TTMY-52 CNC lathe for complex, 2 diameter bar work.
Ganesh Rolls Out New Machine for 25th Anniversary.
Microchip Technology Promotes Ganesh Moorthy to COO Jun 5, 2009 Printable format Email this Article Search.
Microchip Technology Inc promoted Ganesh Moorthy to executive vice president and chief operating officer.
India's Ganesh Festival By Alecia J Cohen.
Ganesh Fever in Incredible India.
Top 5 Ganesh Mandals in Mumbai.
Here is a list of the top 5 Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations in Mumbai.

In science:

Or, in network epidemics, the time evolution of the infected population is also closely related to the spectral radius and the spectral gap of the adjacency matrix, see Draief, Ganesh and Massouli´e .
Eigenvalues of Euclidean Random Matrices
Falls into this framework the adjacency matrix of a random graph where there is an edge between two points with a probability which is deterministic function of their distance, such as the small world graphs (see for example Ganesh and Draief ).
Eigenvalues of Euclidean Random Matrices
Ganesh. Efficient routeing in Poisson small-world networks. J.
Eigenvalues of Euclidean Random Matrices
Ganesh and N. O’Connell. A large deviation principle for Dirichlet posteriors.
Canonical moments and random spectral measures
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On twisted conjugacy classes of type D in sporadic simple groups