The Silver Haze and Brazilian Cannabis

Gloria Indica Hi! Welcome to the 5th edition of Gloria Indica, our newsletter written and published for Wednesdays and Thursdays, where we train our eyes on cannabis, science, business and technology. If you’re reading this for the first time, then welcome. How’re you doing and how was Monday and Tuesday? Ours was okay, in a … Continue reading The Silver Haze and Brazilian Cannabis

Virtual Reality Sex and the Joy of Creation

The Kush Hi! Welcome to the 6th edition of The Kush, our newsletter written specifically for Mondays and Tuesdays. How’re you doing? We’re approximately 130 odd days away from 2021. Yes, 2021! 2020 will go down in history as one of the longest or one of the fastest years in written human history. Not literally, … Continue reading Virtual Reality Sex and the Joy of Creation

Who is Afraid of Cannabis?

The Kush Hi! Welcome to the 5th edition of The Kush, our newsletter written specifically for Mondays and Tuesdays. How’re you doing? We hope you’re trying to use your time wisely, but remember even if you are not, please make sure to cultivate the smallest possible, positive micro-habit that’s easy to do and insert it … Continue reading Who is Afraid of Cannabis?

Psychedelic Drugs and Climate Change

Boomtown Hi! Welcome to the 2nd edition of Boomtown, our newsletter written and published on Friday at exactly 4:20 p.m. A Boomtown is, as per mainstream definition a real place where drastic economic progress often clashes with existing socio-politico structures to lay down the foundation of a new way of living, working and earning. Today, … Continue reading Psychedelic Drugs and Climate Change

Cannabis, Coffee and Fitness

Gloria Indica Hi! Welcome to the 4th edition of Gloria Indica, our newsletter written and published for Wednesdays and Thursdays, where we train our eyes on cannabis, business and technology. If you’re reading this for the first time, then welcome. We’re quite buzzed about the fact that apparently our world stands amidst an inflection point, … Continue reading Cannabis, Coffee and Fitness

Netflix and Psychedelic Drugs

Gloria Indica Hi! Welcome to the 3rd edition of Gloria Indica, our newsletter written and published for Wednesdays and Thursdays, where we train our eyes on cannabis, business and technology. If you’re reading this for the first time, then welcome. Wherever you’re reading this, whenever you’ll be reading this, remember that you can do great … Continue reading Netflix and Psychedelic Drugs

Toyota Motors, Indian THC and Aspirin

The Kush Hi! Welcome to the 4th edition of The Kush, our newsletter written and published specifically for Mondays and Tuesdays. We do not see much fervor with the names of the days, because as far as we are concerned, all the days are the same. It’s the same earth, executing its 24-hour rotation along … Continue reading Toyota Motors, Indian THC and Aspirin

The Dynamics of Indian Cannabis

The Kush Hi! Welcome to the 3rd edition of The Kush, our newsletter written and published specifically for Mondays and Tuesdays. Not because Mondays and Tuesdays need a burst of newsletter-driven dopamine, but because we think Mondays and Tuesdays deserve a special flavor of writing and reporting stuff that matters in our world while we … Continue reading The Dynamics of Indian Cannabis

Payments, China and Mining

Boomtown Hi! Welcome to the 1st edition of Boomtown, our newsletter written and published every week on Friday at exactly 4:20 p.m. A Boomtown is, as per mainstream definition a place where rapid economic progress often clashes with existing socio-politico structures to lay down the foundation of a new way of living, working and earning. … Continue reading Payments, China and Mining

A Real World Order Among Outer Space

Gloria Indica Hi! Welcome to the 1st edition of the Gloria Indica, our newsletter written and published for Wednesdays and Thursdays, where we train our eyes on cannabis, business and technology. At the end of the day, we feel we are global citizens, and today more than ever it is necessary to think like a … Continue reading A Real World Order Among Outer Space

Meatless, Colombia and the War of Internets

The Kush Hi! Welcome to the 2nd edition of The Kush, our newsletter written specifically for Mondays and Tuesdays. Not because Mondays and Tuesdays need a burst of newsletter-driven dopamine, but because we think Mondays and Tuesdays deserve a special dollop of positivity and hope. So let’s get into some positivity and hope. Secondly, what … Continue reading Meatless, Colombia and the War of Internets

Misinformation, Cannabis, Banks and Multiplexes

The Kush Hi! Welcome to the 1st edition of The Kush, our newsletter written specifically for Mondays and Tuesdays. Not because Mondays and Tuesdays need a burst of newsletter-driven dopamine, but because we think Mondays and Tuesdays deserve a special dollop of productivity and hope. Here we go. Some People and Some Cops Destroyed Cannabis … Continue reading Misinformation, Cannabis, Banks and Multiplexes

There Are No Fucking Answers

It didn't matter what others thought about him. He knew and understood this fact. But somehow, deep down, he felt it did matter and this matter, though it ought to be swatted away like an irksome, ugly fly, bothered him to some extent. After all, how could he get rid of the deep, deep evolutionary … Continue reading There Are No Fucking Answers

Why is Indian Police after Cannabis?

Disclaimer: This post does not promote nor condemn the use of cannabis for recreational purposes. The aim of this post is as always, to educate and inform our readers about the multiple narratives that shape the world as we know it. India's police force is one of the world's weakest with just 144 policemen for … Continue reading Why is Indian Police after Cannabis?

Zestha Biotech Granted License to Cultivate Cannabis in India

India, claimed by many to be the birthplace of cannabis from both subjective and objective points of view maybe finally waking up to serious research in studying its native cannabis strains to use the plant for medicinal and industrial applications. 2020 will probably go down as the first big year when private companies began making … Continue reading Zestha Biotech Granted License to Cultivate Cannabis in India

Life Is Not Beautiful

When push comes to shove, it is prudent to admit that life is not beautiful, sometimes. So common is the adage which broadcasts a spectacular image of life's beautiful things, deliberately picked and chosen from among life's much greater than usual moments of ugly, distressing and downright sickening, revolting moments. While the reason to do … Continue reading Life Is Not Beautiful

The Cannabis Playground In Bengaluru – Part 2

Disclaimer: This post does not promote the consumption of cannabis for recreational purposes in any way. The aim of this post, is as always to educate and inform our readers about the complex narratives that drive our world as we know it. In the first part of today's story, we have explained how a few … Continue reading The Cannabis Playground In Bengaluru – Part 2

A Request To Every Indian Marijuana User

Note: This post does not promote nor discourage the use of recreational marijuana in any way. The aim of this post is always, to educate and inform. While a lot has been said about cannabis and its benefits, its evils and everything in between, not a lot has been said about the users themselves, their … Continue reading A Request To Every Indian Marijuana User

The Complexity Of Legalizing Marijuana In India and the Prevalence of Naysayers

Sins had been on the receiving end of a verbal onslaught a few hours ago. Not because he had chosen to listen meekly, but rather because he had chosen to listen with respect. Everybody deserved to be heard. Everybody deserved a chance to speak. In return all one could ask for from oneself was the … Continue reading The Complexity Of Legalizing Marijuana In India and the Prevalence of Naysayers

How Can You Understand The World?

When Sins was five years old, he saw the mighty train engine. Mighty, as he called it, seemed like an understatement. As he slept that night, its sounds reverberated in his ears, causing him to wake up in the middle of the night, imagining that the earth had cracked into several pieces at once. The … Continue reading How Can You Understand The World?

A New World Order. The Dawn Of The Cannabis Age.

There was a time when he had truly loved another human being for every waking moment and been unceremoniously dumped, much to his chagrin, only to later realize it was him who was flying high in an imaginary love story and hence imaginably dumped, much to his chagrin. The creators of fate, whoever or whatever … Continue reading A New World Order. The Dawn Of The Cannabis Age.

Stoners, Accept Hemp Based Apparel In India.

Before getting to the gist of today's article, as I've done a few times before, it is important to educate and create awareness as to why the industrial lobby (in the USA, where else, the root of all evil), in the pursuit of their chemical-driven cornucopia of dreams, sought to undermine the properties of hemp … Continue reading Stoners, Accept Hemp Based Apparel In India.

The Rant of A Gentleman

Words couldn't describe Malcolm's state of mind. It wasn't shock. It wasn't angst, or sorrow or agony or any of the usual synonyms for occasions which caused distress, but rather a mixture of hate and peculiarity mired with a weird sense of confusion. His opposite numbers, two men and a woman he had been having … Continue reading The Rant of A Gentleman

Educated, Privileged and Elite

Sins stayed in a bungalow. It had been bought by his grandfather twenty-five years ago, and was twenty kilometres from the outskirts of the main city. Sins was brought up here. His childhood was happy and gay, as he would frolic from one part of the house to another, ending in the vacant plot of … Continue reading Educated, Privileged and Elite

Food Economy

Sins felt the feeling of insecurity building up within him, bit by bit, drop by drop. Irrespective of trying to think and act positive, the fine margins between anxiety and calm seemed ready to give in, and consume his days, and progress into disturbed nights. He wanted to scream. Sins wasn't a deprived man. He … Continue reading Food Economy

Lies and Misleading

The weather changed dramatically over the night from a pleasant type of cold, to an extremely pleasant type of cold, according to Sins. He saw the rest of the passengers in his compartment adorned and decked up in sweaters and long sleeved shirts or tops. Sins was clad in a half sleeve tee shirt and … Continue reading Lies and Misleading

Social Animals

"I'll find you and then I'll shoot you" "You haven't got a gun, nor do you have the money for it. Kindly stop bluffing and accept logic, which incidentally should be a by-product, of your undeserved privilege of being lucky to have studied at a good grad school" "What do you mean" "I need you … Continue reading Social Animals

Unawareness helps the Elected

"I can't believe you're ready to accept what you're being told by the elected. How can you?" "The people of this country have put them in power. What do you want me to do?" "You can introspect, question and try to understand as to whom they're pandering to. The bigwigs or the suppressed? Both the … Continue reading Unawareness helps the Elected