pipal tree


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Noun1.Pipal tree - fig tree of India noted for great size and longevitypipal tree - 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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Tenders are invited for C/o chabutara at eastren side of ramsrovar talab near pipal tree.
The pipal tree is the Indian sacred tree par excellence.
Yingluck also prayed before the sacred tree, the ancient pipal tree, said to be a descendent of the one Buddha sat under for three days and nights in the sixth century BC, before finding the answers he sought under a full moon.
The Brahman then encounters a pipal tree, a buffalo, and a road, telling each his story of releasing the tiger who then threatens to eat him.
Again, supposing one night a religious fanatic plants a pipal tree in one corner of my residence, and a few days later surreptitiously puts up a makeshift temple with an idol ensconced there; and subsequently, on the basis of his belief alone, claimed my property, would that be legal?
Pauline Meade's four linoprints glow with rich colour as she depicts Harvest, Kathmandu Valley, Long Meg, Cumbria and Under the Pipal Tree.
On March 11 he had left his niche among the roots of a pipal tree in the Bara province, about 100 miles south of the capital Kathmandu, and vanished.
Removal of the Maya Devi temple from under a Pipal tree was not part of the plan, but the temple has been removed along with the ancient tree.
Although puja is nowhere discussed - "ritual" being confined to the early Vedic age - one photo is an interesting one of "Lady offering worship to the Pipal Tree.
After six years of study, meditation, and fasting, he finally sat beneath a pipal tree at Bodh Gaya, determined not to rise again until he reached true enlightenment.
Tenders are invited for Detailed estimate for providing and fixing iron jali with gate in plate form of pipal tree at ward no 07 and covering and repairing of well at different wards according to nessecity panna mp
Soon thereafter, his daughter Sanghamitra, who had become a Buddhist nun was sent to Sri Lanka with a sapling of the Pipal tree under which the Buddha attained enlightenment in Bodhgaya.