Tree of paradise

2019-05-16 10:12:14

The 8th Bogd Jebtsundamba is known for his passion for natural sciences and the rare collection of unique items which includes the tree of paradise.

Tree of paradise is a 61 cm long fossilized black tree with fretted and smooth surface,  dates back to ancient times. It is believed that the tree brings good fortune, wealth and health to the owner. That why it was called the tree of paradise.

The rare is currently being kept in the treasury of the Bogd Khan Palace Museum.