The meaning of this divine chant is as follows:
Verse 1 :
Gajananam Bhutaganadi Sevitam
I surrender to Lord Ganesha, the one who is revered and worshipped by all created beings
Verse 2 :
Kapittha Jambu Phala Saara Bhakshitam
To the auspicious divine being, who relishes the fruits of Kapittha and Jambu. Kapittha is 'wood apple', and Jambu is 'rose apple'.
Verse 3 :
Uma Sutam Shokavinaasha Kaarnanam
To the son of Uma (Parvati), the other half of Shiva.
To the one who removes all sorrows and perils
Verse 4 :
Namaami Vigneshvara Paada Pankajam
Bless me, oh One who alleviates all obstacles, as I humbly bow at your lotus feet.
The lotus flower is considered highly auspicious in Hinduism. It is a symbol of purity, rebirth, self-generation, and enlightenment.