Bishnoi Memorial Khejri

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Bodhi Leaf Bishnoi Memorial Khejri

Three hundred and sixty three Bishnoi people sacrificed themselves to the king’s woodcutters to successfully protect this grove of trees, and in the 400 years since their devotion have inspired generations of ardent treehuggers and nature preservationists


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  • Latitude: 26.167252 ° north of the Equator
  • Longitude: 73.15949 ° east of the Prime Meridian
  • Altitude: 207.3 metres above sea level

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Journey Journey:

  • The Western Deserts
  • Path : From Mumbai into western Gujarat-Saurashtra, up to Mount Abu, then into the Rajasthani deserts at Jodhpur and Jaisalmer,
  • Date photographed: 24.03.10

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For the landmarked tree named Bishnoi Memorial Khejri , the database reference code is: r032.


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