Banyan Tree Day is a Tree Holiday celebrating the incredible trees on earth. It is a day to remember the importance of protecting the earth and trees.
The Banyan Tree (Ficus benghalensis) is a strangler fig tree. It is a sprawling tree that expands and spreads laterally from seeds growing on the tree that sends down prop roots creating new pillars resembling new tree trunks.
Banyan Trees are the National Tree of India
The Banyan Tree, also known as Indian Fig Tree, is considered immortal and an integral part of the myths and legends of India.
How to Celebrate Banyan Tree Day
Plant a Banyan Tree
Show off images of the banyan tree in your backyard or community
Share images of Banyan Trees on your social media
Draw a picture of a banyan tree
Have a Banyan Tree contest with your followers to see who can find the coolest image
How Banyan Tree Day Unites People
Banyan Trees have long been a place for communities to gather, enjoying the shade and sprawling branches of the tree.