Without trying to give away spoilers for this article, the short answer is no.
Owning a statue of the Buddha is a positive experience for anybody who wishes to cultivate a space of mindfulness in their home.
Ganesha, the Hindu god who is said to help worshippers overcome obstacles and kickstart new beginnings, is most recognisable by his elephant head.
However, Ganesh is also the ultimate multi-tasker, carrying multiple – and naturally symbolic – items in his many hands. Here we look into the meanings of these items.