lama

lama: see Tibetan Buddhism.

The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, 6th ed. Copyright © 2012, Columbia University Press. All rights reserved.

More on lama from Fact Monster:

  • Carlos Saavedra Lamas - Saavedra Lamas, Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Carlos , 1880–1959, Argentine statesman, foreign ...
  • Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? - Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? or Eloi, Eloi, lama sabach-thani?[Eli, ...
  • Panchen Lama - Panchen Lama: Panchen Lama: see Tibetan Buddhism.
  • Dalai Lama - Dalai Lama Dalai Lama [Tibetan,=oceanic teacher], title of the leader of Tibetan Buddhism. Believed ...
  • Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani? - Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani?: Eloi, Eloi, lama sabachthani?: see Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani?.

See more Encyclopedia articles on: Buddhism