ganja ganja

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared
  2. (n) the most commonly used illicit drug; considered a soft drug, it consists of the dried leaves of the hemp plant; smoked or chewed for euphoric effect

Usage(s):

  1. There's a whiff of ganja in the air as Ziggy Marley and the Melody Makers take the stage of Manhattan's Academy theater under a backdrop of painted African masks.
  2. Hope's Oasis is among the first establishments of its kind in Vang Vianga casually vibed hangout where foreigners can smoke ganja, drink beer and listen to early '90s house music.
  3. Between them, in thickest Jamaican patois and the merest whiff of ganja smoke, they summon the saucy spirit of the Kingston dancehall one minute, the legend of the outlaw the next.

News

  • Celebrity Real Estate: The Real Estalker hears that Rosie...

    The Real Estalker hears that Rosie O'Donnell has finally sold her Miami Beach estate for $12.675M. The 11,000-square-foot Med-style manse, which was a ganja church in the '70s (neighbors complained about the pot smoke), hit the market for $19.5M last...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Curbed

Quotes

  1. Dr Chopra told the Sunday Telegraph: "What isn't generally known is that the maharishi had got fed up with the Beatles taking drugs while they were at his ashram [spiritual home]. They were smoking ganja [cannabis] and taking LSD. He hadn't come...
    on Feb 5, 2008 By: Deepak Chopra Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. "The story basically revolves around elder sister-younger brother bonding. Khushboo plays the elder sister and Bharath, her brother. Aishwarya, Manoj K Jayan, Ganja Karuppu and Telugu comedian Brahmanandam are also in the cast. The shoot will take...
    on Jul 5, 2007 By: Perarasu Source: Screen Weekly

  3. "Ganja, it's medicinal," said Ziggy Marley, adding that he is on the way to becoming a vegan having given up meat, with fish and eggs next to go, and sticking instead to a diet of beans, peas, tofu and soya.
    on Jul 14, 2006 By: Ziggy Marley Source: iAfrica.com

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