Auroville Matrimandir Banyan

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Bodhi Leaf Auroville Matrimandir Banyan

When Sri Aurobindo and the Mother established Auroville on what was then degraded farmlands, they chose this banyan tree as the focal point from which their reforestation and conscious-living community would spread.


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  • Latitude: 12.00753079 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 79.81003465 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 57.8 metres above sea level

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  • Shooting Southwards
  • Path : From Mumbai inland to Maharashtra, then south into Andhra and Karnataka and coastal Tamil Nadu
  • Date photographed: 10.02.09

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For the landmarked tree named Auroville Matrimandir Banyan , the database reference code is: d086.


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