Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi Swarnamali Mawatha Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi

Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi is a Sacred Fig tree in Anuradhapura. It is said to be the southern branch from the historical Bodhi tree Sri Maha Bodhi at Bodh Gaya in India under which Lord Buddha attained Enlightenment.

It was planted in 288 BC, and is the oldest living human-planted tree in the world.

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Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi