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Aiswaryakp
Aug 20, 2016 12:49 AM CST
" There was a time when almost every Indian village had its spreading banyan tree..." is the author nostalgic. discuss?

Aiswaryakp
Aug 20, 2016 1:00 AM CST
"There was a time when almost every Indian village had its spreading banyan tree...." Is the author nostalgic? discuss.
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dyzzypyxxy
Aug 20, 2016 8:57 AM CST
Warmer parts of the world were always more heavily populated. Banyan trees give nice shade. I'm sure this was literally true wherever that author lived.
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DaisyI
Aug 20, 2016 10:07 AM CST
Banyan trees are an important part of the Hindu religion.
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