|Home Country||Land of Fire|
|Affiliation||Twelve Guardian Ninja|
|Team||Twelve Guardian Ninja|
|Classification||Fire Daimyō Bodyguard|
|Academy Grad. Age||10|
|Chūnin Prom. Age||12|
|Jōnin Prom. Age||14|
Karura (迦楼羅, Karura) is a Jōnin of Konohagakure as well as a member of the Twelve Guardian Ninja. Karura is also one of the few Puppeteer to exist in the Hidden Leaf Village, priding his skills by referring to himself as the "The Greatest Artist in Konoha".