Vikshepa

Mental Distractions

16 Jan 2020

Creating a buzz: Turkish beekeepers risk life and limb to make mad honey

"History is littered with stories of the psychoactive properties of deli bal, still produced today in the KaƧkar mountains"

Source: Creating a buzz: Turkish beekeepers risk life and limb to make mad honey | World news

The Guardian

Of course, the Sanskrit word for honey, madhu, like mead (the ancient drink made with honey) and mad (which is Sanskrit for hilarity, rapture) all come from the same Indo-European root.

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