[ tah-shee lah-muh ]
/ ˈtɑ ʃi ˈlɑ mə /
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any of a succession of Tibetan monks and spiritual leaders, second in importance only to the Dalai Lama.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Also called Bainquen Lama, Panchen Lama, Panchen Rimpoche.
Origin of Tashi Lama
After Tashi (Lumpo) name of monastery of which this Lama is abbot
Words nearby Tashi Lama
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How to use Tashi Lama in a sentence
But they understood that this was owing to my friendship with the Tashi Lama, who had given me his holy blessing.Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 2 (of 2)|Sven Hedin
Tsaktserkan, sent by the Tashi Lama, used to visit me at dusk.
The Tashi Lama takes off his mitre and hands it to an acolyte.
I have always said that I should receive my letters from the Tashi Lama.
Had he been informed that the Tashi Lama was really expecting me?
British Dictionary definitions for Tashi Lama
/ (ˈtɑːʃɪ ˈlɑːmə) /
another name for the Panchen Lama
Word Origin for Tashi Lama
from Tashi (Lumpo), the name of the Tibetan monastery over which this Lama presides
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