Will Johnson talks about his new book Cannabis in Spiritual Practice: The Ecstasy of Shiva The Calm of Buddha

With the end of marijuana prohibition on the horizon, people are now open;y seeking a spiritual path that embraces the benefits of cannabis. Will Johnson is the director of the Institute For Embodiment Training in Costa Rica. He shares  how Buddhism and the energy of Shiva embrace this very spiritual plant


We Talk AboutCannabis in Spiritual Practice

  • Cannabis being the sacrament of Shiva
  • How cannabis can calm the mind
  • Buddism and cannabis
  • Cannabis spiritual practice and body movement
  • The five precepts
  • Taking responsibility for ourselves
  • Cannabis and spiritual growth
  • Cannabis and Hatha yoga
  • Healing power of music and cannabis


About the Author

Will Johnson is a teacher of embodies spirituality and meditation. A graduate of Princeton University, he’s the founder of the Institute for Embodiment Training in Costa Rica. a teaching school that views the body as the doorway, not the obstacle, to real spiritual growth and transformation. He’s the author of a number of books about the role of the body in Buddist meditation and in the poetry of the Sufi mystic Rumi.  An early student of the somatic teacher Ida Rolf, he teaches at his center in Costa Rica as well as at Buddhist centers around the world.