In Hinduism all living things are considered sacred in a way. But there are certain plants that have a significant importance in Hinduism. Some of these plants have a lot of medicinal values and that’s why they were given religious important so that people would save them and take care of them. Others have gained importance because of being linked to a god or goddess in Hindu mythology. Here are just a few plants that are religiously important to Hindus.
Worshipping trees is indeed an ancient Indian practice. The Ancient Aryans worshiped nature. Plants, trees and the other elements were always revered and several rituals were connected to them.