OUR FOUNDER

Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche is a fully accomplished meditation master,
renowned author of 23 highly acclaimed books and well-loved teacher of Buddhism.

He has established more than 1200 Kadampa Buddhist Centres and groups in over 40 countries. A humble Buddhist monk who has dedicated his life to helping people find peace and happiness.

GENERAL SPIRITUAL DIRECTOR

Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for over thirty years. Gen-la is recognised as a fully qualified Dharma teacher of both Sutra and Tantra.

For Kadampa practitioners, her good heart, powerful teaching and sincere, inspiring example are unequalled.

OUR RESIDENT TEACHER

Kelsang Lhasang is a dedicated disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche and has been studying and practicing Modern Kadampa Buddhism for over ten years. She has taught in both the UK and Australia and successfully completed the Intensive Resident Teacher Training Course at Manjushri KMC in 2018. She was appointed by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche as the resident teacher of Kalpa Bhadra Kadampa Buddhist Centre in September 2020. Known for her sincere good heart, Lhasang teaches in an accessible way making Modern Kadampa Buddhism applicable to all.