This week, I'll discuss the ways we can use spirituality to treat addiction. I'll also discuss the manipulation often associated with spirituality.
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Episode one has arrived! In the first episode of the Karma Yoga Podcast, I share some interesting facts about cannabis and hemp. We also look at the life story of the man who created Buddhism. This is my first podcast, and admittedly, it’s a little cringey. It will get better!
You can find my sources for the information shared in this podcast at this link: karmayogadaily.com/karma-yoga-podcast/episode-1-cannabis-hemp-and-buddhism/
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Wes Annac :)