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Psilly Rabbits Podcast


Dec 7, 2017

This week we are joined by acclaimed author on all things cannabis, the very knowledgeable Chris Bennett. Cody and Chris discuss the history of cannabis in anticipation for Mr. Bennett's upcoming book Liber 420: Cannabis, Magickal Herbs and the Occult. Chris takes us through approximately 8,000 years or more of human history with cannabis in just about an hour. From Chris' bio at CannabisCulture:

Chris Bennett has been researching the historical role of cannabis in magic and religion for over a quarter century, his books include 'Green Gold the tree of Life: Marijuana in Magic and Religion' (1995); 'Sex, Drugs, Violence and the Bible' (2001); 'Cannabis and the Soma Solution' (2010. He Currently resides in Vancouver, BC, Canada, where he runs his ethnobotanical shop The Urban Shaman.

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Chris Bennett
Chris Bennett Fumigating Oracles
Fumigating Oracles Paracelsus
Paracelsus John Dee
John Dee Cannabis and the Soma Solution By Chris Bennett Liber 420: Cannabis, Magickal Herbs and the Occult By Chris Bennett

Show Notes:

Find Chris Bennett on Facebook.

Cannabis Culture Articles by Chris Bennett:

Cannabis, Magick Mirrors and Renaissance Magician Dr. John Dee

Cannabis, the Holy Grail, and the Secrets of the Templars?

The Cannabis Arcanum of Paracelsus

The Biblical Ezra’s Cup of Hashish Infused Wine?

Cannabis in Ancient Greece

Early Christianity’s Drug Fuelled Magic Rituals

The Hidden Hash Master of the 19th Century: Paschal Beverly Randolph

Krampus, Klaus and Magic Mushrooms - Corvallis, Oregon event on December 9th. Featuring Thomas Hatsis, author of The Witches Ointment.

Thank you to LoveBomb Go-Go for the new exit music! Be sure to check out their SoundCloud page for more great ear candy.