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

India’s Sleep Market Should Consider Medical Cannabis

Indians and the world in general have compromised on a lot of sleep. According to Fitbit (which was acquired by Google for $2 billion), Indians are the least active among 18 other countries considered in the study, logging only 6533 steps a day, a full 3600 steps lesser as compared to the most active country, … Continue reading India’s Sleep Market Should Consider Medical Cannabis

A Medical Cannabis Cure For India’s Opioid Pain

“There cannot be two kinds of medicine—conventional and alternative. There is only medicine that has been adequately tested and medicine that has not, medicine that works and medicine that may or may not work. Once a treatment has been tested rigorously, it no longer matters whether it was considered alternative at the outset.” Marcia Angell - … Continue reading A Medical Cannabis Cure For India’s Opioid Pain

India’s Second Medical Cannabis Seminar hosted In Bangalore

More than 80 people, including doctors and patients, marked their presence at India’s second seminar dedicated to Cannabis-infused medicines on the 1st of February 2020 in Bangalore. The seminar was hosted by the Medicinal Cannabis Foundation of India in collaboration with HempCann Solutions Private Limited.  The first seminar on Medical Cannabis on the 7th of … Continue reading India’s Second Medical Cannabis Seminar hosted In Bangalore

How To Get Medical Cannabis Prescriptions In India And For What

Cannabis and India share a long history going back over 4000 years. The fundamental basis of using cannabis as medicine is that cannabinoids, which are chemical compounds produced naturally by the human body to regulate key functions like sleep, respiration and neuronal activity are found in the cannabis plant as well. Increasingly, not just amongst … Continue reading How To Get Medical Cannabis Prescriptions In India And For What

HempCann Solutions To Launch India’s First Medical Cannabis Clinic In Bangalore

Odisha based HempCann Solutions Private Limited has chosen Bangalore’s vibrant start-up hub, Koramangala to launch Vedi Wellness Centre, the first of its many planned wellness centres, which will offer Ayurvedic Healthcare, Natural Bodycare products, Prescription Cannabis Medicines and Doctor Consultation.   Expected to open for patients by the end of January, HempCann has spent the best … Continue reading HempCann Solutions To Launch India’s First Medical Cannabis Clinic In Bangalore

What Does the Indian National Drugs and Psychotropics (NDPS) Act Say With Respect to Cannabis/Marijuana?

While we strongly encourage everyone to read the NDPS Act fully, we want to make it easier by specifying where to look for the clauses pertaining to cannabis/marijuana. We have interpreted their meaning and what it means for us, the general Indian public. Important words are highlighted in bold. Time to go deeper into the … Continue reading What Does the Indian National Drugs and Psychotropics (NDPS) Act Say With Respect to Cannabis/Marijuana?

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

5 Reasons Why 2020 Could Be The Year Of Reckoning For Cannabis In India

Note: This post does not promote nor discourage the use of 'recreational' cannabis in any way. The aim of this post is as always, to educate and inform. Cannabis has been an integral part of India's ancient medical system, the Ayurveda, although it also makes a reference to its recreational aspect, classifying it as 'sub-poisonous', … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why 2020 Could Be The Year Of Reckoning For Cannabis In India