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17/09/2015 11:41 AM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:25 AM IST

Ripped, Edible And Selfied: 8 Ganeshas That Capture India's New Obsessions

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Indian artists give the finishing touches to idols of the elephant-headed Hindu God Ganesha in a workshop ahead of the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Allahabad on September 14, 2015. AFP PHOTO/ SANJAY KANOJIA (Photo credit should read Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)

In ancient Hindu scriptures, lord Ganesha has been described as someone with a round belly, a broken tusk, large ears and always accompanied by a pet mouse.

But if celebrities can get a makeover, why can't gods?

Here are some images that'll show you that even lord Ganesha can be hip and trendy.

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