• Lord Ganesha’s elephant head depicts that one should use his/her wisdom before taking any decision.
  • Vishnu’s first incarnation, fish, symbolizes the need to learn to swim in the opposite direction.
  • Brahma’s five heads mean to use all five senses before taking any decision.
  • Shiva’s third eye means to think differently in difficulties.
  • Ravana’s 10 heads mean using your ten senses before taking any decision (but he used them for negative forces).
  • Maha Mrityunjaya mantra starts with saying that we worship the three eyed Shiva.
  • Gayatri mantra means that one should ask the heart to direct the intellect to take the right decision.

The 3H philosophy is linked to the same, where first H is ask the head for options, second H is to ask the heart to choose one of the options and the third H means to order the hands to do the action.

(Disclaimer: The views expressed in this write up are my own).