The Poppy’s Tears

This Rajasthani man demonstrates some ancient tools for smoking opium in the ancient Jodhpur fort of Northern India. Opium production in India went up sharply during the time of the East India Company as it was sold in incredible amounts to the Chinese during British rule. Opium use is now illegal in India.

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    colleen September 4, 2015

    I love this!!!

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