I have this as a tattoo to represent my partner, with some subtle colour added. Just found out it is originally an embroidery design from "Make your next crafty move a good one with this chess-themed design! Dynamic strokes make up a stylized knight.
Ganesha is widely revered as the remover of obstacles, the patron of arts and sciences and the deva of intellect and wisdom. As the god of beginnings, he is honoured at the start of rituals and ceremonies.