Vira Vighnesha Form of Ganesha

Vira Vighnesha is a form of Ganesha that is very rarely worshipped in murti form in temples. This is a fierce form of Ganesha and is propitiated by those who wish success in battles.

 Vira Vighnesha murti has sixteen hands. The hands carry Vethal, bow, arrow, chakra, sword, Trident, victory flag, club, serpent, noose, ankusha, mace, hammer, sword, shield and axe.


Vira Vighnesha murti is very rare. Kings and warriors propitiated this murti in ancient times.