[Mumbai, August 18. Image via Getty]

An Indian artist gives final touches to an idol of the Hindu elephant headed god Ganesha in Mumbai on August 18, 2009. Hindu devotees bring home idols of Lord Ganesha in order to invoke his blessings for wisdom and prosperity, ahead of the ten-day long Ganesha Festival which starts from August 23 and culminates with the immersion of the idols in the Arabian Sea AFP PHOTO/ Sajjad HUSSAIN (Photo credit should read SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP/Getty Images)