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Ganesha is worshiped by Hindus at the beginning of something new, for example taking exams, moving house or getting married.
A common statue used is that of Lord Ganesha (Ganesh).
If you are struggling, Ganesha Mudra is a hand yoga pose that may help.
The vara mudra shows that Ganesha may grant boons to the human being.
Ganesha's seed mantra is Gam, and verses 7 - 9 of the Ganesha Upanishad comprise a simple meditation upon it.