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- Lamas is the capital of the Lamas Province, situated in the San Martín Region of northern Peru. There are 16 871 inhabitants, according to the 2007 census. In 2005 a deep earthquake shake Lamas, killed 5 people, 174 injured and hundreds homeless.
- also known as Lamas, Peru
- part of Peru
- Lamas a.k.a. Lammas: Lamas is a village in Broadland, Norfolk, England. Administratively it falls within the civil parish of Buxton with Lamas.
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- Lamas is a Portuguese Freguesia, located in the municipality of Braga. The population in 2011 was 842, in an area of 1.25 km².
- part of Portugal
- Lamas is a fictional character from the 1952 film Poppy.
- Lamas is a fictional character from the 1948 film La muerte camina en la lluvia.
"Lamas" is a composition.
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by Elizabeth MacKinlay
On the topic of organ donation, the usual answer given by Tibetan lamas is that if the wish to donate one's organs carries the motivation of compassion, then any disturbance to ...
And the Third comes from the south, and is called LAMAS, and is of the Shape of a Lion, but with a human head, and governs those things of the Flame and the Burning Wind. And the Fourth comes from the West, and is called NATTIG, and is ...
Philosophical Transactions, Giving Some Accompt of the Present Undertakings, Studies, and Labours of the Ingenious in Many Considerable Parts of the World (1753)
K 2 the * Lamas is a Spanish village, ...
* Lamas is a Spanish village, or little town, ...
The Golden Yoke (1995)
The Legal Cosmology of Buddhist Tibet by Rebecca Redwood French
school, of which the Gelukpa sect of the Dalai Lamas is a later reform group; and the kagyu pa (bka' brgyudpa) school .
The Demise of the Lamaist State by Melvyn C. Goldstein, Gelek Rimpoche
THE EARLY YEARS OF THE 13TH DALAI LAMA The current view of the Dalai Lamas is that each was "the absolute ruler of unchallenged authority" whom all Tibetans devoutly obeyed.1 While this approaches accuracy for the last two ...
by T. Raatan
The monasteries are the centres of all social activities since the monasteries and the lamas are involved in all occasions in the life of a Buddhist family right from birth to death. It is a common practice that the second son of most Bhutia families ...
Encyclopedia of Buddhism (2013)
by Damien Keown, Charles S. Prebish
Dalai Lamas; Engaged Buddhism; Global Buddhist networks: selected examples; Human rights; Maha Ghosananda; Nhat Hanh, Thich; Tibet, Buddhism in; Tibetan Buddhism in exile.
Encyclopedia of Religions (2008)
by John G. R. Forlong
New sects arose, and scholarly Lamas taught and translated the Buddhist canon and its commentaries. Under Tsong-khapa however, about 1 400 A.c, they became less ascetik, and more ritualistic, being then known as Ge-lug-pa (" yellow ...
by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
Lamas. The Dalai Lama is the head of the dominant Dge-lugs-pa (Yellow Hat) order of Tibetan Bud- dhists and, until 1959, was both spiritual and temporal ruler of Tibet. In accordance with the velop in the 14th ...
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