About Kadampa Buddhism
BRINGING WISDOM TO MODERN LIFE
Gen-la Dekyong is the General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU, and she is the Resident Teacher of Manjushri KMC. In addition to her responsibilities at Manjushri KMC, she teaches extensively at major events around the world.
Gen-la has been a disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for 40 years and holds the lineages of his blessings in her heart.
She is recognised as a fully qualified Teacher of Sutra and Tantra, and in particular is qualified to bestow the blessings of the Highest Yoga Tantra practices of Heruka and Vajrayogini.
She is an inspiring example of a modern Kadampa disciple who relies sincerely upon her Spiritual Guide in all her actions.
Gen-la is greatly respected for the power and sincerity of her teachings and the warmth of her personality.
Deputy Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU and Resident Teacher of IKRC Grand Canyon.
Having taught internationally for many years Gen-la Jampa is greatly admired for his warm personality and clear, inspiring teachings.
National Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU for the UK and Ireland and Resident Teacher of Nagarjuna KMC.
Kadam Bridget is known for her powerful teachings and her compassionate heart.
Kadam John McBretney is the Resident Teacher of Heruka Kadampa Meditation Centre, 11 Woodstock Road, Golders Green, London NW11 8ES.
As a disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, his Spiritual Guide, for thirty years he shows how to solve our daily life problems of stress, anxiety, frustration and so on through practising modern Buddhism, especially by developing a compassionate, good heart and wisdom.
The great Master Dromtonpa said, ‘Kadam Dharma is like a mala made of gold.’ Just as everyone, even those who do not use a mala (or prayer beads), would be happy to accept a gift of a gold mala because it is made of gold, in a similar way, everyone, even non-Buddhists, can receive benefit from Kadam Dharma. This is because there is no difference between Kadam Dharma and people’s everyday experiences.