Teachers - Kadampa Meditation Centre Durban


Jampel, one of the teachers

Kelsang Jampel

As the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Centre Durban, Kelsang Jampel takes joy in helping us discover the innate potential for freedom and peace we carry in our hearts – even in difficult times. An ordained Buddhist monk, he has been practicing Kadampa Buddhism for over 14 years and elucidates the life-changing wisdom of meditation through the lens of everyday life. Loved for his uplifting example and playful humour, he is a relatable teacher and reliable friend to the community.

Our Branch Teachers

Natalie, one of the teachers


Natalie has taught and studied at the KMC Durban for over 8 years. Natalie loves the simple wisdom and truth of Kadam Dharma and  enjoys helping others solve their problems with daily meditation practice.

Carol, one of the teachers


Carols welcoming and friendly nature makes everyone feel at home in her classes. Her own experience in solving everyday problems using meditation and Buddha’s teachings are an inspiration for all.

Patrick, one of the teachers


Patrick is greatly appreciated for his inspired meditation teachings and humour.  He enjoys giving practical and easy-to-apply tools for navigating busy modern life. People are able to leave the class with a sense of calm and encouragement.

Judy, one of the teachers


Judy teaches with a gentle and heart-centred approach, grounded in her own meditation experience. Her classes invite restful contemplation in a warm and friendly atmosphere.