Tashi Lama

noun Ta·shi Lama \ˈtäshē-\
variants: or

Teshu Lama


Definition of Tashi Lama

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Origin and Etymology of tashi lama

tashi, teshu from Tashi (Lunpo), Teshu (Lunpo), monastery in Tibet presided over by the Panchen Lamas

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a brief usually trivial fact

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