This beautiful statue of Lord Ganesh in lapis lazuli stone . In Hindu tradition, Lord Ganesha is considered to be the most auspicious of all Gods, and it is customary to seek his blessings before embarking on any new venture or journey. Lord Ganesha, the son of Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati, is considered to be the remover of all obstacles. A stone of protection that may be worn to guard against psychic attacks, Lapis Lazuli quickly releases stress, bringing deep peace. It brings harmony and deep inner self-knowledge. Lapis Lazuli bonds relationships, aiding in expression of feelings and emotions. It boosts the immune system, purifies blood, lowers blood pressure, cooling and soothing areas of inflammation. It alleviates insomnia and vertigo, and overcomes depression.