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Karmapa or Karmapa Lama (ˈkɑːməpə)
the head of the Kagyupa, Karma Kagyu or Black Hat sect of Tibetan Buddhism, third in importance in the hierarchy of lamas
Karmapa Lama or Karmapa Lama

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