Gen-la Kelsang Jampa is the Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU) and Resident Teacher of International Kadampa Retreat Centre Grand Canyon. Having been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for many years, 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 Jampa will grant the empowerment of Buddha Manjushri and give the teachings at the Australian Festival.
Gen Kelsang Dornying is the Resident Teacher of both Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia and Kadampa Meditation Centre Melbourne. He has been teaching Kadam Dharma in Australia for over 14 years. He is an inspiring and light-hearted teacher of modern Buddhism who makes Buddha’s teachings clear, accessible and applicable to modern life.
Gen Dornying will give the introduction and guide the retreat at the Australian Festival.
Gen Kelsang Lhachog is the Resident Teacher at Mahasiddha KMC in Sydney. She is an Australian Buddhist nun who has been studying and practising Kadampa Buddhism with Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for over 20 years. Gen Lhachog is an inspiring example of modern Buddhism in practice. She presents Buddha’s teachings with beautiful clarity, warmth and sincerity, skilfully guiding people from all walks of life to find inner peace and lasting happiness.
Gen Lhachog will guide the meditation sessions at the Australian Festival.
Gen Kelsang Dornying, the Resident Teacher of both Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia and Kadampa Meditation Centre Melbourne, will be teaching at the introduction.
Kelsang Ani, the Resident Teacher of Dharmapala Kadampa Meditation Centre in Perth, will guiding the morning meditations.