Ankusa is in a form of Hook like bent on the side top of it.Ankusa (Angusam in Tamizh) is used to control the walking path of the Elephant.and it can be mostly seen in the Hand of Hindu God Lord Ganesha in the Right upper hand,which it symbolizes that Ganapathi controls the way of our life by not going wrong path.And it also makes all living beings to understand that it will make anything possible by using it can be make it bent and flexible and make it happened.As each ayudha in god and goddess gives very effective meaning it also gives an message that it will control arrogance in every living beings thought while worshipping it.That ankusa will be in different styles but all it gives us an same meaning.