bo tree

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fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity

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As well as food and drink options the menu also includes a story about the history of the Bo Tree, which is apparently the tree under which the Buddha was sitting when he achieved enlightenment.
Dhammananda did the clipping of the hair under the Bo tree, the similar tree under which the Prince Siddhartha sat and became enlightened.
Buddha's enlightenment took place under the Bo tree, not in a sacred temple filled with decorative icons.
magical bo tree under which to achieve final enlightenment.
He talks about the tree as an ecumenical symbol, the sacred tree, the tree of life, the crucifixion tree, the Bo Tree under which the Buddha sat, how trees were thought from ancient times to hold up the sky, how they nurture and sustain us with oxygen.