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Related to Bodhi tree: Ficus religiosa
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fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity

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The talk by the Sakyong Mipham is co-sponsored by Shambhala Meditation Center of Los Angeles, Bodhi Tree Bookstore, and the LA Weekly.
The store, with a reputation for wide array of titles on spiritual and health topics, offers about 2,500 alternative health titles on a big, independent Web site called Health World Online, said Bodhi Tree co-owner Phil Thompson.
Lord Buddha attained enlightenment while doing penance under a Bodhi tree (Tree of Enlightenment) near a temple in Bodh Gaya.
Scores of monks participated in the prayers that began under the sacred Bodhi tree, where Gautam Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment on Friday.
Sri Lankan monks in Gaya offered prayers under the Bodhi Tree for the well being of the injured players.
The sculptures of Lord Buddha, Mahabodhi Temple and the famed Bodhi tree, under which Lord Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment about 2,500 years ago, made by artists from Orissa, left the visitors spellbound.
Buddhism gets its name from the bodhi tree (Ficus religiosa), which Buddha is said to have sat under for 40 days prior to his enlightenment.
The prayer was conducted under the Bodhi tree, where Lord Gautam Buddha attained enlightenment.
Despite Bihar being a prime destination for Buddhist pilgrims from all over the world and also for others interested in knowing the saga of Lord Buddha such as the Bodhi tree at Bodh Gaya, the concerned authorities have not been able to maintain a proper upkeep here.
Lord Buddha is said to have attained enlightenment while doing penance under the Bodhi tree in Bodh Gaya where emperor Ashoka built the Mahabodhi temple complex about 250 years after the Buddha's enlightenment.
Jena Gardner, JG Black Book and the Bodhi Tree Foundation
Modi, the first Indian premier to pay a working visit to Mongolia, began his visit on Sunday at Gandan Monastery where he presented a sapling of the Bodhi tree.
The Bodhi Tree and the Cross: A Buddhist-Christian Theology of Liberation.
Prince Siddhartha Gautama sat under the Bodhi tree and fasted for more than 40 days, during which time he "awakened" and became the Buddha.
President Park thanked India for its gift of a sapling of the sacred Bodhi tree and for the Visa-on-Arrival facility extended by India to Korean nationals following her visit to India in January 2014.