Frequently Asked Questions

On Nov. 1st, 2012, Oshan Anand Cook was convicted of distributing psychedelic drugs during a 2nd jury trial and was taken into custody that day. He was sentenced to 151 months (12 years, 7 months) in federal prison. We are raising money to pay for his legal fees. For more info about Oshan, his legal case and how to donate to his defense fund, visit:

Oshan has NO access to the internet or his Facebook account. If you see things posted on Facebook it’s because Oshan’s friends or family posted it.


Communicating with Oshan via postal mail, email or phone:


Oshan is currently located at Taft Prison Camp in Southern California. If you are interested in visiting him there:


If you feel inspired, please donate to his commissary fund. This is very much appreciated.


Feel free to organize fundraisers and benefits.


Om Shan Tea’s teahouse and mobile tea service are closed. Oshan’s cousin ( runs a similar mobile tea service. Contact him if you want a tea lounge at your conference, festival, party, wedding, etc.

Join the “We Love Oshan” Facebook Group:

This group is to:

  • Support Oshan as he spends time in prison
  • Share stories about Oshan, visits with him, letters, etc.
  • Brainstorm ideas for projects that honor Oshan’s mission.
  • Work together to reform the prison system and end the Drug War.

Please keep Oshan in your prayers and keep sending magic, love, and strength to him and his family and community. Please spread Oshan’s story far and beyond and educate your friends about the War on Drugs.


If you have any questions feel free to contact:

Aaron Stevens