Wednesday, August 19, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. via Zoom
Topic: Entheogenesis, the widespread practice of using medicines to achieve spiritual states of consciousness.
Presenter: Dr. Sunil Aggarwal, physician-scientist and medical geographer interested in the scientific study of Cannabis hemp flowers and its implications for health and society. Dr. Aggarwal recently visited UUC’s science book discussion group to help us discuss Michael Pollan’s book on psychedelic medicine, How to Change your Mind.
Together we will watch a talk about the sacred feminine and entheogens, followed by discussion.
We also offer this podcast on cannabis and religion which you may want to listen to ahead of time: https://www.haaretz.com/israel-news/listen-high-priests-holy-smoke-and-cannabis-in-the-temple-1.8885054.