Bal Ganesha (Lord Ganesha) also known as Lord of obstacles. Lord Ganesha represents the power of Supreme Being that removes all obstacles and ensures success in human endeavors. According to Indian Mythology, Lord Ganesha is the son of the Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvathi and is always honored at the start of rituals and ceremonies. Bal Ganesh puja is executed for success, knowledge, education and wisdom. Bal Ganesha puja also controls the diabolic effects of nine planets. Bal Ganesha puja is conducted for the career of children and make them compatible with the new competitive environment.
This puja is also recommended to those starting a new venture. It is also done for improving knowledge and gain. This Homam is to improve intelligence and wisdom in children.