Vighnaharta Ganesh

Vighnaharta Ganesh, is an Indian-Television Mythological series, based on Hindu scriptures revolving around Lord Ganesha. It launched on Sony TV in India in August 2017. The serial is produced by Abhimanyu Singh under the banner of Contiloe Entertainment. Lord Ganesha is portrayed as a young boy who believes in the power of struggle, which eventually helps him succeed and become the Remover of Obstacles, hence the name of the show Vighnaharta Ganesh.


The present tales of Lord Ganesha and his family. Ganesha is born to Goddess Parvati as 'Vinayak', but when he stands as an obstacle in the path of his quick-to-temper father, Lord Shiva, he is beheaded. On the insistence of Parvati, he is resurrected with an elephant's head and is renamed as "Vighnaharta" (Remover of obstacles) "Ganesh" (Leader of All Troops). The show includes stories of Ganesh's many incarnations and of other deities from the Hindu pantheon, including (but not limited to) the Mahavidyas, the Navadurgas, incarnations of Lord Shiva, Ganesh's brother Lord Kartikeya, Lord Vishnu, Goddess Lakshmi, Lord Brahma and Goddess Saraswati.