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CANNABIS CULTURE – A fascinating current archeological theory proposes that a variety of ancient depictions of vegetation as the “Tree of Life” are ancient illustrations identifying cannabis use as an ancient entheogen. Interestingly, this is a connection I myself first proposed in my 2001 book, Sex, Drugs, Violence and the Bible.

More recently Diana Stein, a British archeologist, has suggested that the ancient Mesopotamian Tree of Life images are likely related to cannabis. In two articles, ‘Winged Disks and Sacred Trees at Nuzi: An Altered Perspective on Two Imperial Motifs‘ (2009) and ‘The Role of Stimulants in Early Near Eastern Society: Insights through Artifacts and Texts’ (2017) Stein has made the suggestion that, early depictions of sacred tree flanked by Goats and other creatures may identify cannabis.

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