16/09/2015 5:07 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

These Photos of Ganesha Tattoos On Pinterest Might Inspire Yours This Ganesh Chaturthi


As Ganesh Chaturthi fever grips the country, several Ganeshas -- some edible, others contemporary -- are making their presence felt more than ever in homes, temples and pretty much everywhere you can place one.

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Including your body, apparently. Of the many 'exotic' religious Indian symbols that have gained a pedestal amidst tattoo enthusiasts, such as the ubiquitous Om, the Gayatri Mantra, and the Shiva, Lord Ganesha - the remover of obstacles - does hold its own as a pretty popular permanent marking.

Pinterest features some truely excellent specimens (even if not all of them are permanent tattoos).

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