Step in through the big iron gates of the Forest Research Institute, Dehradun and head to the Museum. As you are walking by this is what you see towards your right!
Incidentally, I soon discovered it is all about the way you look at it. For e.g. If you view from the opposite end – fascinating a sight that it is, it is (very much) a parasitic tree, one taking over the roots and nutrients of another…
I guess in the end, it is all about how one would see it … Life is like that!