Terminalia arjuna (Roxb. ex DC.) Wight & Arn. Main specimen
Combretaceae
{ Beliefs & Rituals }

The leaves and the flowers of Terminalia arjuna "have a sacred value in India and the astrologers associate the plant with constellation Swati whose presiding deity is Vayu" (the lord of the winds, the father of Bhima and the spiritual father of Hanuman).

Source : World Agroforestry Centre, Agroforestree Database: a tree reference and selection guide version 4.0