Veera Ganapati is 4th of Lord Ganesha’s 32 forms. In this form the lord Ganesha is depicted as a Valiant Warrior in a commanding position. Veera Ganapathi is depicted with 16 arms with numerous weapons, symbol of mind – goblin (vethal), bow, arrow, chakra (wheel), sword, trident, victory flag, club, serpent, noose, ankusha, mace, hammer, shield, spear, and battle axe.
Benefits of Worshiping Veera Ganesha
The primordial element the Veera Ganapati represents is Fire (Agni-Tejo). Worshipping this form is believed to help in overcoming fears and gives courage to face difficult situations and also removes evil and ignorance.