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

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

Where in Bangalore is India’s First Medical Cannabis Clinic Located?

2020 is going to be a big year for cannabis in India. It'll be a big year from both regulatory and commercial points of view. From the regulatory aspect, the United Nations verdict to reschedule cannabis in March, the Delhi high court's hearing on February 6th with regards to Viki Vaurora, the Great Legalization Movement's … Continue reading Where in Bangalore is India’s First Medical Cannabis Clinic Located?

Medical Cannabis Has Gone Mainstream In Thailand

Thailand and India share a similar story. Both are countries where cannabis has historically been used as a source of medicine to treat primary and secondary illnesses, including chronic ones. Both the countries decided to outlaw cannabis after acceding to international drug laws which clubbed cannabis with harder drugs like cocaine and heroin. While Thailand … Continue reading Medical Cannabis Has Gone Mainstream In Thailand

The Case For Cannabis as a Health Supplement and Medicine

Note: Neither does this post nor the website promote the use of recreational cannabis in any way. The aim is always, to educate and inform our readers to think critically about every aspect of their lives. Pause for one moment and think. How do you live your life? In the sense, how does your food … Continue reading The Case For Cannabis as a Health Supplement and Medicine

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

Where Can You Buy Medical Cannabis Products In India

Note: This post does not promote the use of any cannabis product in India that does not posses the necessary quality certifications, benchmarks and guidelines as laid down by the respective ministries of the government of India. Let's answer something basic first to clear a few misconception out of the way. Which are the different … Continue reading Where Can You Buy Medical Cannabis Products In India

The Case For Medical Marijuana In India

Disclaimer: This post does not promote the use of recreational cannabis (marijuana) in any way. The purpose, as always is to educate and inform the complexities involved in making decisions that have a bearing on the lives of millions of individuals. To invoke a bit of philosophy to begin with, India's problems are unique and … Continue reading The Case For Medical Marijuana In India

A Casual Interview With One Of Bangalore’s High Profile Marijuana Dealers – Part 2

Disclaimer: The following excerpts are from an interaction with Mr. Tashi Sharma (name changed on request), a resident of Bangalore from the past nine years. This post does not promote the use of recreational marijuana in any way. The aim of the post is as always, to educate and inform. The first part can be … Continue reading A Casual Interview With One Of Bangalore’s High Profile Marijuana Dealers – Part 2