Malana Cream is a form of hashish which is unique to Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the most sought after cannabis product across the world. The product is clay-like and is hence referred to as ‘cream’. Also called Charas or Bhang, it is a resin derived from a species of Cannabis plant. It is made from the hashish that grows in Malana Valley in the Kullu district of the Himalayan state. The plant grows naturally in the area but is also being cultivated illegally. The species is particularly valued for its high tetrahydrocannabinol content- the primary psychoactive substance of cannabis plant.