Ganapathi is known as God of Luck. Before starting any new venture or anything afresh, Ganapathi Puja is must. If one is suffering from losses, when starting a new business or investments or when one is getting married, or to remove obstacles or for celebration of your or your child's birthday, Maha Ganpathi Puja is recommended.
Ganapathi or Ganesha, the Lord of Ganas, the elephant faced God, represents the power of the Supreme Being that removes obstacles and ensures success in human endeavors. Ganapathi is revered as the son of the Shiva and Parvati, and is always honored first in most worship services and rituals. Ganapathi is also known as Ganesha, Vigneswara, Vinayaka, Gajamukha and Ainkaran. He is worshipped for siddhi, success in undertakings, and buddhi, intelligence. He is worshipped before any venture is started. He is also the God of education, knowledge and wisdom, literature, and the fine arts.
Ganesh puja and Homa is also done to remove Obstacles and negative vibration around a person and family and work places that hinders the progress and prosperity, Business Losses, distress etc.