New Delhi, Nov 08 (ANI): Peepal is a tree which is worshipped since the dawn of civilization and has great medicinal value apart from religious significance. This sacred tree native to the Indian sub-continent is a storehouse of medicinal value and is used to treat many ailments and diseases, ranging from a simple incident like a snake bite to Asthma, skin diseases, kidney diseases, constipation, dysentery, impotency and various blood-related problems. Peepal tree leaves contain Glucose, Asteriod and Mennos, Phenolic while its bark is rich in Vitamin K and Phaetosteroline. All of these ingredients make the peepal tree an exceptional medicinal tree. According to the science of Ayurveda, every part of the peepal tree - the leaf, bark, shoot, seeds and its fruit has several medicinal benefits, and it is being used since ancient times to cure many diseases.