Marijuana use can have physical, psychological, spiritual benefits
Joan M. Bello (benefitsofmarijuana.com)
- Police play waiting game on pot issue: New city ordinance is needed for widespread crackdown. While the District Attorney wants to charge ahead with a get-tough campaign against medical marijuana dispensaries, Los Angeles police said they are waiting for a definitive city policy regulating the businesses before stepping up their efforts against rogue operators. "All of us want to do something to make sure there are controls. I certainly never envisioned Los Angeles having more than 800 clinics. But I think the direction he is going is too far to try to eliminate all medical marijuana. It is clear they are out of hand, but the city is trying to deal with it."
That which enlivens is understood as the SPIRIT. In these times of secular values, when the life force is not recognized as being an expression of the holy, when in fact, the notion of a plane of existence beyond the material is not acknowledged, the search for meaning nevertheless perseveres.
The following are excerpts from The Benefits of Marijuana. Meditation is the ultimate tool for self-knowledge. In the East, marijuana has been used to facilitate the process for millennia (pg. 47). The uncovering of inner confusion, so prominent with marijuana, is conspicuously absent with depressants. As the overall benefits of insightfulness obtained from its use lead to a greater freedom, marijuana is shunned by individuals who need a status quo in the personality or social position.