teachers of modern buddhism
General Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition
Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, the General Spiritual Director of IKBU and Principal Resident Teacher at Manjushri KMC, is a modern Buddhist nun dedicated to helping people from all walks of life attain lasting happiness through developing inner peace. She has been a student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for thirty years. While teaching internationally, she has inspired many thousands of people through her sincere reliance on her Spiritual Guide, her tireless dedication, and her clear and accessible teachings. In all her varied activities as General Spiritual Director, Gen-la Dekyong is dedicating her life to helping Kadam Dharma flourish throughout the world.
Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition
Gen-la Jampa is the Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition. Gen-la has a deep understanding of the problems we face in the modern world and how we can solve them by developing the capacity of our mind through meditation practice. He teaches at major events throughout the world and is well loved for his ability to touch peoples hearts through his inspirational teachings and personal example.