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How the green grass (Arugam pullu) became the favourite of Lord Ganesha?

Tags: food, environment, ganesha
Asked by vandana iyer, 31 Dec '09 06:00 pm
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Here is a story which tells us the importance of green grass. once there was a kingdom called mithilapuri. the king janakamaharajan , ruled the kingdom well. he used to feed the people whoever comes to him. but he had a bad nature that he never used to believe in god.
lord ganesha wanted to test the king.so he came in disguise of a poor brahmin with lepersy disease all over his body in a very bad condition.the king saw the brahmin and asked his son to feed the brahmin.the brahmin was given lots of food ,but that was not sufficient to satisfy his hunger.
the king do not know how to satisfy the brahmins hunger. so he told him politely to go to some other house where he could satisfy his hunger. so the brahmin enters a poor mans house and ask the couple there who were doing puja to give him food. the couple were feeling bad as they had nothing other than the green grass which they offered to the lord ganesha.the brahmin asked them to give that to him and as he chewed the grass his ...more
Answered by Josna, 31 Dec '09 06:41 pm

 
  
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As Lord Ganesha ji has head of an elephant's child.
Answered by chhinder pal, 31 Dec '09 06:22 pm

 
  
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Maybe coz he has the elephant head so...
Answered by suresh, 31 Dec '09 06:01 pm

 
  
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