GAnapati dhyana from Sadhana mala

Only one Sadhana in the Sadhanamala describes the form of Ganesha who is, 12 armed one face and rides the mushika.  The dhyana describes him in the following terms.

Bhagavantam Ganapatim raktavarnam [ red complexion] jatamukutakiritinam [ the one who wears the braided locks of hair as his crown] sarvabharanabhusitam[ the wearer of ornaments] dvadasabhujam [ 12 arms] lambodaraikavadanam adhaparyanka tandavam[ ardha paryanka posture of dance] trinetram [3 eyes] api ekadantam [ one tusk] savyabhujesu [right hand] kuthara [arrow saraankusa [goad] vajra, khadga, sulanca, vamabhujesu [ left shoulder] musala capa [bow] khatvanga asrkkapala [kapala filled with blood] pahatkanca raktapadme [red lotus]  musikopari [ on mushika ] sthitam iti – Sadhana mala

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  1. sanskrutam version please
    भगवान्तम् गणपतिम् रक्तवर्णम् जटामुकुटकिरीटिनम् सर्वाभरणभूषितम् द्वादशभुजम् लम्बोदरैकवदनम् अर्धपर्यङ्क तान्डवम् त्रिनेत्रम अपि एकदन्तम् सव्यभुजेषु कुठार् वामभुजेषु खट्वाङ्ग अस्रक्कपाला ???? मूषक उपरि स्थितम् इति

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