I am sure it will be highly nutritious and loaded with minerals. Now Nepal and South East Asian countries only celebrate this as Water Festival every year. But it was during the Roman Empire — beginning in the first century BC and lasting another 400 years — that Palmyra rose to prominence. My earlier Ramayana and Tree related posts: 1.Where is Rama Setu (Rama’s Bridge) ? Some people thought it was because the palm leaf that was used for writing the scriptures and preserving them. According to Ugaritic mythology Baal has to fight with his brothers Yam (sea) and Mot (death) for supremacy. It is also known for its religious significance. All these attributes are similar to Indra’s. Napoleon’s Leadership Qualities (Post No.4155), Similarities between Sumerian and Hindu Marriages (Post No.3726), பாஹுபலி வாழ்க! 3. Is a glass needed to see a sore in the hand? "Forget the public, even some government officials are clueless. He was associated with thunder, clouds, lightning and rain like Vedic Indra. Palmyra palm is also an excellent material to build fence and roof. This custom shows that wearing the palm leaf with written mantra has been there for ages. The seventeenth lunar asterism. Published: 10th August 2020 09:13 PM | It is the first marine Biosphere Reserve in Southeast Asia. Rare branched palmyra trees in Batticaloa in Sri Lanka. The tiger reserve of Palamau is noted to be one of the first ninth Tiger Reserve of India under the Project Tiger in the year 1973. | A+A A-, For the locals, it is quite common now to see brick kiln workers axing the palmyra trees for firewood. There is a snake under the trees. Baal is cognate to Paala in Sanskrit meaning protector, maintainer, ruler, Lord etc. Like Hindus add Pala or Indra or Eswar (Lord) with all local Gods, Middle East people added Baal with all the local gods. In the ancient India, Hindus wore ornaments made up of Palmyra leaf in which they wrote mantras. Copyright © 2008 Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. All rights reserved including the right to reproduce the contents in whole or in part in any form or medium without the express written permission of Jupiter Infomedia Ltd. Consider more lenient search: click. There is scope for more research here. Cookies help us deliver our services. Showing page 1. (7) Ramayana Wonders part 5: Indus Valley Cities in Ramayana (6) Indian wonder: The Banyan Tree (7) Ramyana Wonders Part 6 (8) Where there is Rama, No Kama and many more. Fermented sap of a palm tree, . Posted by Tamil and Vedas on September 23, 2014, https://tamilandvedas.com/2014/09/23/palmyra-tree-worship-in-india-and-sri-lanka/. As a Canaanite deity of weather and fertility, he was linked with the annual return of vegetation, similar to Indra Festival. A wedge used in splitting palmyra rafters, &c., . palmyra-palm translation in English-Tamil dictionary. We have Go+pala, Indra pala, Raja pala. Tamil Youths Ride on Toy Palmyra horses In ancient Tamil Nadu, Tamil youths who fell in love with girls used to make a horse toy with Palmyra leaves and used to ride on it along the streets to make it public. The public needs to be sensitised," he said. 2.Palmyra fruits that do not ripen, . So sand is rock and other rare minerals which are split into fine particles. One such incident is the recent felling of an orchard of palmyra palm trees along a canal in Ammanpuram here. "Forget the public, even some government officials are clueless. Now my guess is proved right. THOOTHUKUDI: It seems like the brick kilns in the district have been given a free hand to fell the State tree, thanks to a favourable Tamil Nadu government gazette notification that exempted the Asian palmyra palm from No Objection Certificate (NOC) for felling and tree transit permit. By rare coincidence all the trees were male trees and did not yield fruits.