Distinctive aroma. Taste: Very spicy, somewhat harsh on the throat but definitively less so than Afghani. Consistency: Very soft, can be kneaded easily like Afghani. Sometimes quite powdery though always dense. Effect: Very stony and physical high. Cerebral.
Potency: Potent to very potent. Like Nepali, Charas is almost always good smoke. (10-26% THC) Availability: Very rare, from time to time very small quantities become available. Most Hash of this kind is imported by private travellers to India. As expected the price is very high, in the range of Nepali. Charas is usually sold as a ‘finger’, which is a sausage shaped piece of hash.
Charas is a hashish hand made in the traditional Indian style of pounding full buds through a fine mesh or silk screen as part of a spiritual and medicinal ritual. The creator of this charas uses the original techniques to make a dark and sticky hash. It is a unique and strong concentrate that is good for pain, stress, and nausea.
The result is a slightly lighter than normal charas that burns with a slightly different flavor