Caiman Banyan

A small banyan in the Caiman crocodile enclosure at the Madras Crocodile Bank

Tsunamika’s Coconut

This coconut grows at a craftwork cooperative in Tranquebar, where you can purchase small dolls named Tsunamika to help support survivors of the devastating 2004 December 26th tsunami.

Meenakshi North Miner Bodhi

This little peepal tree is growing in the north gateway tower of the Meenakshi Temple Complex in Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Ananda Amaltas

This tree is named after Ananda, a tree enthusiast and local figure, now based in Tiruvanamalai. This tree is part of the Fort Cochin Tree Trail.

Kashi Karnikaram

This tree is at the beginning of the Tree Trail, at the lovely Kashi Art cafe. This cafe, its owners, and their family were instrumental in bringing together the knowledge and dedication to start establishing the Fort Cochin Tree Trail. Thanks!

Panchen Lama Populus

At the Tibetan Buddhist Temple at McLeod Ganj, this poplar tree has a yellow prayer ribbon tied on it every Friday since April 1997, to pray for the release of the Panchen Lama, born in 1989 and lost track of in China in 1995