- n fig tree of India noted for great size and longevity; lacks the prop roots of the banyan; regarded as sacred by Buddhists
- Gudpela pasin olsem i noken haIt or lus long tingting bilong ol pipal long ol arapela peles, na olsemoli ken save tingting wanem ol peles bilong yumioli get tingling long .
- I watched as a small temple, shaded by a hallowed pipal tree, slowly filled up with worshipers.
- Raman Singh in Newstrack India (blog)
Raman Singh, who inaugurated the drive by planting the first tree, said, "It was decided to plant ten million trees in Raipur district. I went to two to three places and planted Pipal tree or Sacred Fig (Ficus religiosa). In other place, I planted...