Devotional Singing always opens with a prayer to Lord Ganesh, the elephant headed son of Shiva, who helps us to overcome obstacles.
Jai Gana Nayaka
Jai Jai Jai Gana Nayaka, Jai Jai Vighna Vinashaka
He Subhamangala Dayaka Vidya Budhi Pradayaka
Gaja Vadana, Gauri Nandana Gangadhara Shiva Shambo Nandana