The Peepal Tree : It has some unique features. The foremost being it can grow anywhere without requiring a bit of soil, on the high rise building, near the drain pipe, in between the crack of wall stone or rock. It’s roots are so strong that it cannot be uprooted completely.
The peepal is one of the sacred tree in Indian mythology and tradition and is worshiped for the stories associated with it and for some proven reasons.
The smile : A smile on the face has similar features. Wear it on your face, it can create a stronghold anywhere anytime.
The Peepal is the only plant in the world which releases oxygen round the clock. So is the smile effect. It can attract anyone anytime.
It is said Peepal houses the three reverent deities of Hindus. The Brahma in its roots the Vishnu in its trunk and Shiva in its leaves. The tree gave shelter to Sita while she was in captive of Ravana. Hanuman witnessed the plight of Sita from its branches. Gautam Budhha got the enlightenment under this tree. Savitri got her dead husband’s life back from Yamaraj after a penance under this tree. That’s why Hindu women in India worship it and encircled it with hand made thread. Honey got licked from its leave is said to cure speech disorder. Its burnt leave can heal any wound. It is said Hindu deities and other lords used to have council under this tree. Even today in villages Chaupal is held under this tree.
The highest civilian Award of India the Bharat Ratna is inscribed over a peepal leaf.
Try to correlate the qualities, importance and value of peepal with a human smile.
It is the smile that takes you miles ahead in life. The nature smiles through flowers. It invigorate every heart, just like a small breeze gives a musical rustle to heart shape peepal leaves.
Make your smiles infectious.
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