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February 07 2016


Good Cannabis


10,000-year Good Marijuana use in the entire world

8,000+ BCE Utilization of hemp cord in pottery identified at ancient village site going back over 10,000 years, perfectly located at the part of modern day Taiwan. Finding hemp use and cultivation within this time frame puts it as being one of the first and oldest known human agriculture crops. As explained by Richard Hamilton within the 2009 Scientific American article on sustainable agriculture "Modern humans emerged some 250,000 years ago, yet agriculture is a reasonably recent invention, no more than 10,000 years of age ... Agriculture just isn't natural; it is just a human invention. It is usually the premise of contemporary civilization." Now seemed to be touched on by Carl Sagan in 1977 whilst proposed the chance that marijuana may have already been world's first agricultural crop, leading to the roll-out of civilization itself (see 1977, below).
6,000 BCE Cannabis seeds and oil used for food in China.
4,000 BCE Textiles made from hemp are employed in China and Turkestan.

2,737 BCE First recorded utilization of cannabis as medicine by Emperor Shen Neng of China.


2,000-800 BCE Bhang (dried cannabis leaves, seeds and stems) is mentioned within the Hindu sacred text Atharvaveda (Science of Charms) as "Sacred Grass", among the five sacred plants asia. It can be used by medicinally and ritually as an offering to Shiva.
1,500 BCE Cannabis cultivated in China for food and fiber. Scythians cultivate cannabis and use it to weave fine hemp cloth.
700-600 BCE The Zoroastrian Zendavesta, an ancient Persian religious text of several hundred volumes describes bhang because "good narcotic."
600 BCE Hemp rope appears in southern Russia.
700-300 BCE Scythian tribes leave Cannabis seeds as offerings in royal tombs.
500 BCE Scythian couple die and they are buried with two small tents covering containers for burning incense. Attached with one tent stick would be a decorated leather pouch containing wild Cannabis seeds. This closely matches the stories written in context as Herodotus. The gravesite, discovered in the late 1940s, what food was in Pazryk, northwest with the Tien Shan Mountains in modern-day Khazakstan. Hemp is introduced into Northern Europe through the Scythians. An urn containing leaves and seeds in the Cannabis plant, unearthed near Berlin, is located and dated to around this time around. Utilization of hemp products spread all through northern Europe.
430 BCE Herodotus reports on both ritual and recreation usage of Cannabis through the Scythians (Herodotus The Histories 430 B.C. trans. G. Rawlinson).
200 BCE Hemp rope appears in Greece. Chinese Book of Rites mentions hemp fabric.
100 BCE First evidence of hemp paper, invented in China.
100-0 BCE The psychotropic properties of Cannabis are mentioned inside the newly compiled herbal Pen Ts'ao Ching.
0-100 CE Construction of Samaritan gold and glass paste stash box for storing hashish, coriander, or salt, buried in Siberian tomb.
23-79 Pliny the Elder's The Natural History mentions hemp rope and marijuana's analgesic effects.
47-127 Plutarch mentions Thracians using cannabis as a possible intoxicant.
70 Dioscorides, your physician in Nero's army, lists medical cannabis in their Pharmacopoeia.
100 Imported hemp rope appears in England.
105 Legend points too Ts'ai Lun invents hemp paper in China, 220 years after its actual appearance (see 100 BCE above).
130-200 Greek physician Galen prescribes medical cannabis.
200 First pharmacopoeia with the East lists medical cannabis. Chinese surgeon Hua T'o uses marijuana as a possible anesthetic.
300 A woman in Jerusalem receives medicinal marijuana during childbirth.
570 The French queen Arnegunde is buried with hemp cloth.

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