Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab


Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab is a retired General Spiritual Director of New Kadampa Tradition-International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU), our National Spiritual Director of Canada, and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Canada in Toronto.

His powerful and penetrating teachings and pure example reflect his many years of reliance on his spiritual guide, his study and meditation practice, and experience of unifying Kadam Dharma with his busy daily life.

Gen-la Khyenrab is deeply respected throughout the Kadampa world as a sincere practitioner and powerful teacher.

Gen-la will grant the empowerment, and give three Teachings on Saturday and Sunday.

Other Celebration Teachers

Gen Kelsang Sanden is a Canadian Buddhist monk, and the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Vancouver.  He has been a long time student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. He is well loved for his compassion, sense of humour and the clarity of his teachings. He will lead the Friday evening Introduction.

Gen Kelsang Zopa is a Canadian Buddhist monk and the Resident Teacher of Bodhichitta Kadampa Buddhist Centre in Victoria, BC. He has been presenting the profound and practical teachings of the Buddhist path for over 20 years. Gen Zopa is known for the depth and clarity of his teachings and his warmth and practicality bring to life the ancient art of meditation.  He will lead the Morning Meditations on Saturday and Sunday.