The most holy tree in the world?

2022-12-22T00:05:38-05:00March 30th, 2017|World's Oldest Trees|

Perhaps the most holy tree in the world lies in Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka. It is known as Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi and is a sacred fig tree. At 2,302 years old, it is the oldest human-planted tree in the world with a known planting date. It is a sapling of the Bodhi tree (pictured above), [...]