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7 Sacred Trees (India)

There were Seven Sacred Trees (Sapta Vruksha) in India:

1. Palasa tree (Butea Gum)
2. Banyan tree (Bodhi)
3. Fig tree
4. Jack tree (Palaa maram)
5. Samee
6. Asani nata
7. Pushkara parna.

The specialty of these trees is that they bear fruit, without apparently generating blossoms. These were linked with the 7 wooden sticks. Also sacred were:
Bael (Bilva) Siva
Tulasi Vishnu
Pine
Willow

There were also Seven Sacred Trees of Druids: Brehon Law Ireland
Oak
Hazel
Apple
Holly
Yew
Ash
Pine

Sycamore, the goddess Nou provided the liquor of life; from the Persea, the goddess Hathor gave fruits of immortality. The Date-palm was sacred to Osiris
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