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LAMA1

A gene on chromosome 18p11.3 that encodes laminin alpha 1, an extracellular matrix (ECM) protein that mediates the attachment, migration and organisation of cells into tissues during embryonic development by interacting with other ECM components (e.g., fibulin-2, which is encoded by FBLN2).

Lama

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It is becoming clear that Tibetan Buddhism is a complex religious system with many nuances and specifics.
All of this, quite apart from making a fool of Tibetan Buddhism, is completely useless when it comes to extricating him from the difficulty of reincarnation," wrote Zhu, who was involved in the past in Beijing's failed efforts to talk to the Dalai Lama's representatives.
The (present) 14th Dalai Lama has ulterior motives, and is seeking to distort and negate history, which is damaging to the normal order of Tibetan Buddhism.
Gross notes that Tibetan Buddhism includes a profusion of positive female images and symbols, and accommodates a number of highly regarded and respected female practitioners (Patriarchy 80).
A striking piece is a painting of Munjushri (seventeenth century), the Bodhisattva of Wisdom, one of the three Great Bodhisattvas central to Indian and Tibetan Buddhism.
Tibetan Buddhism and Modern Physics is a book that covers a lot of ground, such that a short review cannot do justice to the project that Mansfield has undertaken.
Part of his spiritual path has involved the study of world religions and spiritual traditions, including Tibetan Buddhism and Native American shamanism.
Presence of two unique characteristics of Tantra help determine consecration as a strictly Tantric ritual in Tibetan Buddhism.
The Dalai Lama is the head monk of Tibetan Buddhism.
With this publication, the editors and the Shin Buddhist Comprehensive Research Institute (1) have made available an extremely rare, quite interesting, and potentially very useful document of Tibetan religious historiography: the Precious History of Indian and Tibetan Buddhism of Geye Tsultrim Senge (dGe ye Tshul khrims seng ges mdzad pa'i rGya bod kyi chos 'byung rin po che).
The nine-member panel said China must open "direct and concrete talks" with the Dalai Lama, the exiled spiritual and political leader of Tibetan Buddhism, before Bush attends the opening ceremonies.
After about 1600 CE the predominant order of Tibetan Buddhism is the Ge-luk-ba order, the order of the Dalai Lama.

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