2900 BC), whom the Chinese credit with bringing civilization to China, seems to have made reference to Ma, the Chinese word for Cannabis, noting that Cannabis was very popular medicine that possessed both yin and yang." Robert Deitch - Chinese Emperor Shen Nung Said to Discover Healing Properties of Marijuana "According to Chinese legend, the emperor Shen Nung (circa 2700 BC; also known as Chen Nung) [considered the Father of Chinese medicine] discovered marijuana's healing properties as well as those of two other mainstays of Chinese herbal medicine, ginseng and ephedra." - Earliest Written Reference to Medical Marijuana in Chinese Pharmacopeia "The use of cannabis for purposes of healing predates recorded history.
The earliest written reference is found in the 15th century BC Chinese Pharmacopeia, the Rh-Ya." National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) - Book of Exodus References Holy Anointing Oil Made from Cannabis "Holy anointing oil, as described in the original Hebrew version of the recipe in Exodus (-23), contained over six pounds of kaneh-bosem, a substance identified by respected etymologists, linguists, anthropologists, botanists and other researchers as cannabis, extracted into about six quarts of olive oil, along with a variety of other fragrant herbs.
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Cannabis begins to be used in India to treat a wide variety of human maladies.
Whether you’re sitting on a Manhattan rooftop or laying on a field in Iowa, mellowing out with that someone special is an excellent way to relax and observe stars that are truly out of this world.Prescriptions for cannabis in Ancient Egypt include treatment for the eyes (glaucoma), inflammation, and cooling the uterus, as well as administering enemas.Lise Manniche, Ph D - Bhang, a Drink of Cannabis and Milk, Is Used in India as an Anesthetic Bhang, a cannabis drink generally mixed with milk, is used as an anesthetic and anti-phlegmatic in India.(For an update on this statistic go to “Can Relationships That Start as Affairs Succeed?Revisited”) But a statistic is just that, and doesn’t tell you anything about your own individual situation.People believed it could quicken the mind, prolong life, improve judgment, lower fevers, induce sleep and cure dysentery...The first major work to lay out the uses of cannabis in [Indian] medicine was the Ayurvedic [a system of Indian medicine] treatise of Sushruta Samhita written in 600 BC...The ancient anointed ones were literally drenched in this potent mixture." "Marijuana proponents suggest that the recipe for the anointing oil passed from God to Moses included cannabis, or kaneh-bosm in Hebrew.They point to versions calling for fragrant cane, which they say was mistakenly changed to the plant calamus in the King James version of the Bible." - Egyptians Use Cannabis for Glaucoma, Inflammation, and Enemas Cannabis pollen is found on the mummy of Ramesses II, who died in 1213 BC.Feeling torn between two lovers can be an agonizing experience.Besides the guilt, and fear of discovery, you also know that sooner or later you will have to lose someone you love or have loved.