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November 24, 2008

Meet a living Buddha: Young, handsome, with an old soul

Give the magnetic personality and hunky good looks of a rock star to a Tibetan Buddhist monk, and the result might be Gyalwang Karmapa, the third-highest lama in the Tibetan religious firmament. The Karmapa, as he is known, is getting more than his share of attention these days. Some say he may become the leader of Tibetan Buddhists when the Dalai Lama dies.

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