Kadampa Teachers

Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong - General Spiritual Director of NKT IKBU

Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong

Gen-la is also Resident Teacher of Manjushri KMC, is a modern Buddhist nun dedicated to helping people from all walks of life attain lasting happiness through developing inner mental peace.

She has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for thirty years, during which time she has inspired thousands of people around the world through her sincere reliance on her Spiritual Guide, taking his teachings to heart and putting them into practice in every aspect of her life.

Gen-la Dekyong is a highly experienced Buddhist Teacher who has taught at many different centres internationally.

Gen-la has dedicated her life to helping spread Kadampa Buddhism throughout the world by developing meditation centres and Temples in as many countries as possible, and she provides enthusiastic support and encouragement to everyone engaged in these projects.

Gen-la Kelsang Jampa - Deputy Spiritual Director of NKT IKBU

Gen-la JampaGen-la is also Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Texas. He is an American Buddhist monk dedicated to helping people solve their daily problems by developing the capacity of their mind through the practice of meditation and modern Buddhism.
Gen-la Jampa has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for many years.
Under Geshe-la’s guidance, he has taught at many centers and events internationally. Gen-la is well-loved for his clear and inspiring teachings, and his ability to touch people’s hearts through his sincerity and loving-kindness.

Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab - Retired General Spiritual Director of the (NKT-IKBU)

Gen-la KhenryabIs also the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Canada and the National Spiritual Director of Canada, Singapore, Malaysia, Japan and South Korea.
He has trained closely with Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for nearly thirty-five years.
Gen-la Khyenrab is an internationally renowned teacher and Buddhist monk who is greatly admired for his powerful teachings as well as his pure example of humility and loving-kindness.

Kadam Bridget Heyes - UK National Spiritual Director of the (NKT-IKBU)

Bridget HayesKadam Bridget Heyes is the NKT National Spiritual Director of the UK, and resident teacher of Nagarjuna KMC in Leicester.

Kadam Bridget is known for her powerful teachings, compassionate heart, and deep understanding of Buddha’s wisdom advice.

Her teachings are exceptionally clear and she presents profound ideas in a way that are easy to practice and integrate into daily life.

As a mother of two, she has a special insight into how to bring Buddhism alive to meet the demands of a busy modern life. Kadam Bridget shows an inspiring example for everyone on the spiritual path.