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Puja

(skt.: puja; tib.: cho pa) Literally means offering. It refers to offering ritual during which we make offering to realized beings. There are several kinds of pujas like guru puja (tib.: lama cho pa), fire puja, etc. Sometimes during pujas there is also a ritual feast, which is called tsog.

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