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aswattha tree in the Gita

From: sudarshan madabushi (
Date: Fri Jun 18 1999 - 08:35:51 PDT

Dear friends,

In the LNKS#19 post while translating Stanza 1 of the Ch,15 of the Gita I 
had inadvertantly translated "aswattha" into "banyan tree" instead of "pipal 
tree" (ficus religiosa).
The error is regretted.


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