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Akshaya Vat



Akshaya Vat, literally means immortal banyan tree, is within the Patalauri Temple, inside Allahabad Fort, in Allahabad. Ancient writers and historians have mentioned the divinity of this tree in their works.

This tree stands in a deep niche above an underground shaft, which is believed to lead to Triveni Sangam.

Prior permission is required to visit this tree.



Updated on 7th June, 2005
District: Allahabad
Location: Allahabad

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