Gen-la Kelsang Jampa

The Festival will be taught by Gen-la Kelsang Jampa, Deputy Spiritual Director of the NKT-IKBU, and Resident Teacher of the International Kadampa Retreat Centre Grand Canyon.

Gen-la Jampa is an internationally renowned, ordained Buddhist teacher and the Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU). As a senior NKT teacher, Gen-la Jampa has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for many years, and under Geshe-la’s guidance has taught at many centres and events around the world.

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 Kelsang Dornying

Gen Kelsang Dornying is the Resident Teacher of both Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia and Kadampa Meditation Centre Melbourne. Gen Dornying will introduce the Festival and guide our retreat.


Kelsang Shechog

Kelsang Shechog is the Resident Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington. She will guide the meditations during our Festival.