Ficus religiosa


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Noun1.Ficus religiosa - fig tree of India noted for great size and longevityFicus religiosa - fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity; lacks the prop roots of the banyan; regarded as sacred by Buddhists
fig tree - any moraceous tree of the tropical genus Ficus; produces a closed pear-shaped receptacle that becomes fleshy and edible when mature
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Wooden blocks of Ficus religiosa (peepal), Pinus wallichiana (kail) and Populus deltoides (poplar) were purchased from a local timber market and these were cut into small wooden stakes of size 1352 cm by using an electric saw.
Discussion encompasses the Banyan tree, an important tree in the birth of biology as a science, as well as Ficus religiosa, the Buddha's sacred Bodhi tree.
Cissus quadrangularis (CQ), Butea monosperma (BM), Ficus benghalensis (FB), Ficus religiosa (FRel) and Ficus Racemosa (FR) were selected to be incorporated to CS scaffolds in various concentrations and protein adhesion was studied using depletion study.
The birth of the Buddha under the shade of a Sal tree, his achieving Enlightenment under the shade of a Bodhi tree or Ficus Religiosa and his achieving Parinirvana in a large field of trees, has brought a great message of the close relationship that should exist between humans and nature; which is a core value in the teachings of Buddhism.
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The absence of tannin had significantly improved b and PD values of fermentation kinetics of browses except Ficus religiosa.
Anti-amnesic effect of Ficus religiosa in scopolamine-induced anterograde and retrograde amnesia.
Numerous species of fig wasps have been recorded from the figs of Ficus religiosa in its native range (Wiebes 1967), but only the pollinator, Platyscapa quadraticeps Mayr is recorded as having been introduced elsewhere.