Rastafari

African-based spiritual ideology, religion and social movement that arose in Jamaica
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Rastafari, also known as Rastafarianism, is an Abrahamic religion that developed in Jamaica during the 1930s.

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  • The Rastas, more than any other group, have elevated ganja to a central place in their religious practice and have developed a well-articulated ideology justifying its use and explaining its significance. ... Rastas regard the proscription of ganja use by Babylon's government as part of its strategy of social control.
  • As a source of illumination, ganja has become an instrument in the war against Babylon and Babylonian consciousness. Its use, therefore, plays a major role in the de-alienation and decolonization of the African mind.

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