570 The French queen Arnegunde is buried with hemp cloth. Another of the ealiest written narratives of the use of Cannabis as an inebriant. Ibn al-Baytar of Spain provides a description of the psychoactive nature of Cannabis.1171-1341 During the Ayyubid dynasty of Egypt, Cannabis is introduced by mystic devotees from Syria. Arab traders bring Cannabis to the Mozambique coast of Africa.4,000 BCE Textiles made of hemp are used in China and Turkestan.(Science of Charms) as "Sacred Grass", one of the five sacred plants of India.1300 Ethiopian pipes containing marijuana suggest the herb has spread from Egypt to the rest of Africa.1378 Ottoman Emir Soudoun Scheikhouni issues one of the first edicts against the eating of hashish.Attached to one tent stick was a decorated leather pouch containing wild Cannabis seeds.This closely matches the stories told by Herodotus.
6,000 BCE Cannabis seeds and oil used for food in China., by the poet Mohammed Ebn Soleiman Foruli of Baghdad, deals allegorically with a dialectical battle between wine and hashish.1563 Portuguese physician Garcia da Orta reports on marijuana's medicinal effects.430 BCE Herodotus reports on both ritual and recreation use of Cannabis by the Scythians (Herodotus 100 Imported hemp rope appears in England.
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