Bahrain's Tree of Life

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Bahrain's Tree of Life

Post by edfrank » Mon Dec 13, 2010 6:40 pm

The Tree of Life in Bahrain is a 400 year-old mesquite tree which lives in the middle of desert. The mystery of the survival of the tree has made it a legend.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tree_of_Life,_Bahrain


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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2C945wrFKRY

Tree of Life, Bahrain
http://www.virtualtourist.com/travel/Mi ... -BR-1.html

Tree of Life, Bahrain
http://www.mapsofworld.com/bahrain/bahr ... hrain.html
The Tree of Life in Bahrain is one of the mysteries of world which is bound to be in your sightseeing list while in this Middle Eastern country. The Tree of Life in Bahrain is four century old mesquite tree which survives in the midst of desert. The mystery of the survival of the tree has made it a legend. People from all over the Middle East and the world make it a point to visit this place to see this magic of nature. The name “tree of life” is absolutely appropriate for the tree as it truly represents the magic of life. A legend is also attached to the site where the tree is located. The local inhabitants believe with heart and soul that this was the actual location of the Garden of Eden.

The Tree of Life of Bahrain is located 1.2 miles or 2 kilometers away from Jebel Dukhan. The tree stands all alone in the heart of desert and from far away it looks like a green spot in the white desert. While going to this place extra caution should be taken to avoid your car from getting stuck in the sand. There are very less habitation near this place as this is in the midst of the desert.
While in Bahrain everyone should make an effort to pay visit to this ancient tree and it is one of the most famous of all tourist spots in this Middle Eastern country.
http://www.bahraintourism.com/default.a ... cle&id=207

Survivor Trees: Bahrain’s Tree of Life
June 23, 2009
http://tgaw.wordpress.com/2009/06/23/su ... e-of-life/

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Bahrain's Tree of Life ranks high on Seven Wonders list
http://gulfnews.com/news/gulf/bahrain/b ... ist-1.2015
The Tree of Life, a 400-year old mesquite tree in Bahrain whose survival in an area completely free of water supply has made it a legend, is currently ranked fourth in the Official New Seven Wonders of Nature campaign.


Tree of Life Travel Blog
http://www.travbuddy.com/travel-blogs/41956/Tree-Life-2

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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HAznMltkjDg&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4cwBxiI3eBM&NR=1

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Re: Bahrain's Tree of Life

Post by janifier kim » Thu Jan 03, 2013 2:01 am

Can you please share more info about this tree.. I need to update myself

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