Cannabis grew in North America during prehistoric times perhaps brought here by early explorers and migrating birds. The Ancient Mound Builders’ archeological finds yielded evidence of clay pipes containing hemp wrapped in hemp cloth dating from about 400 B.C.
Marijuana seeds were brought to America from England in 1632 by the Pilgrims. By 1762, Virginia farmers were penalized for not growing this plant, as it was such an important useful and economic crop. George Washington grew it at Mount Vernon in 1765. He also pulled up the male plants which increases the potency of psychoactive female plants. Thomas Jefferson advised its cultivation. In 1850, marijuana was America’s third largest crop. Between 1840 and 1900 over a hundred published papers recommended Marijuana as medicine. The resin is most concentrated on the flowering tops of the female plants. Marijuana buds and leaves are smoked. Marijuana is not soluble in water as a tea, though is sometimes eaten in foods, though must be cooked in some type of oil for 15 minutes. Tincture of cannabis is used medicinally, though less psychoactive. Hashish is marijuana resin mixed with fat and honey and compressed into cakes.
India, has once again elected its new prime ministerial designate Mr.Narendra Modi to govern the country with a moolmantra “Less Government,More Governance”.
Well it’s quite apt that India is not going to refrain soon towards its drug policy underlaid years back by Rajiv Gandhi’s government. The maximum vote bank reflecting in the country’s current diaspora is of : YOUTH !
Indian youth has totally accepted the recreational and noble use of Marijuana. Manipur has it’s own state legislation upon marijuana so it’s sure that they are going to ‘tax’ it.
All we want is to bring back the days that used to be in 80’s ! Many children and adults hailing from far hills find marijuana useful for curing their daily ailments. The United States of America has already passed the Medical Marijuana bill that was raised by the council of secretaries of the state which resulted in cent percent legalization of Marijuana in Washington and Colorado. If you are in Denver,CO right now you can just buy a pack of Northern Lights Kush for $50 with no obligations.
That particular country is 100 years more developed than us and we are still in the comparative state. All our people do is curse the Westernization and be in dingy black sad country. Fuck !!