Chilies (was Re: Tobacco)

Palaniappa at Palaniappa at
Sat Sep 6 04:23:08 UTC 1997

In a message dated 97-09-05 07:14:44 EDT, jaybee at writes:

<< Could opium and ganja been in use?
                                 Some sannyasis of certain orders are
         known to smoke ganja. >>

I remember a song by a cittar (Sanskrit 'siddha') in which he says 'kaJcAp
pukai piTiyAtE' (do not smoke ganja). I think it was 'tAyumAn2avar' who said
it but I am not sure.


S. Palaniappan

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