VALMIKI : OBSERVER OF NATURE 42

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Col Bimal Sarkar

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Aug 19, 2011, 8:52:15 AM8/19/11
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Dear Friend,
                   Attaching two images of the 42nd member in the series.The tree is mentioned as KHADIRA by Valmiki in Ramayan.Scientifically the tree is known as Acacia catechu.The common name is Cutch tree.It is Khair in Hindi and Bangla.
 
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Col (Retd) Bimal Sarkar
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Khadira 1.jpg
Khadira 2.jpg

Ushadi micromini

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Aug 20, 2011, 5:49:21 PM8/20/11
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yes, Bimal da, very nice depiction of the seed pods.. Usha di
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Dr Pankaj Kumar

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Aug 20, 2011, 6:03:03 PM8/20/11
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Just wanted to request you that your informations are really very
interesting. It would really be nice for you and also for the readers
if you can compile all these informations and publish it into a book
form.
And yeah, please dont forget to send me a copy of it, complimentary of
course !! :p
Pankaj


On Aug 19, 5:52 pm, Col Bimal Sarkar <colbimalsar...@yahoo.com> wrote:

Na Bha

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Aug 21, 2011, 10:32:48 AM8/21/11
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Yes Bimal ji,
i too find the fotos and Information very very interesting.
I feel that we, certainly myself would like to know in what context Walmiki mentioned this flower / tree.
I remember just that बोर (Marathi) Ziziphus mauritiana was mentioned in Ramayan in context with Shabari.
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Nalini

promila chaturvedi

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Sep 16, 2011, 8:27:19 AM9/16/11
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Col. Sarkar,
please continue as an active participant in the groop also.
Promila

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