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Our Spiritual Directors

THE current spiritual directors of NKT-IKBU

Gen La Kelsang Dekyong

General Spiritual Director

GEN-LA KELSANG DEKYONG

Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, the General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU and Resident Teacher at Manjushri KMC, is a modern Buddhist nun dedicated to helping people from all walks of life attain lasting happiness through developing inner mental peace.

She has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for thirty years, during which time she has inspired thousands of people around the world through her sincere reliance on her Spiritual Guide, taking his teachings to heart and putting them into practice in every aspect of her life.

"A very powerful Teacher able to make Buddha’s teachings easily accessible"


Gen-la Dekyong is a highly experienced Buddhist Teacher who has taught at many different centres internationally. Gen-la has dedicated her life to helping spread Kadampa Buddhism throughout the world by developing meditation centres and Temples in as many countries as possible, and she provides enthusiastic support and encouragement to everyone engaged in these projects.

Before her appointment as General Spiritual Director she was the National Spiritual Director of the USA. She is a very powerful Teacher able to make Buddha’s teachings easily accessible and to show through her example how to integrate these teachings into our daily life.

But busy as she is, she never loses her connection with the people she is dedicated to helping and always has a kind word and wise counsel for whoever she meets.

Our Deputy Spiritual Director &

The National Spiritual Director of South Africa

Genla Kelsang Jampa - Deputy Spiritual Director

Genla Kelsang Jampa

Deputy Spiritual Director

Gen-la Kelsang Jampa is the Deputy Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU and the Resident Teacher at IKRC Grand Canyon.

He has studied under Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche and taught internationally for many years and is greatly admired for his warm personality and clear, inspiring teachings.

Genla Kelsang Kunsang – National Spiritual Director of South Africa

Genla Kelsang Kunsang

National Spiritual Director of South Africa

Gen-la Kelsang Kunsang is a retired Deputy Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU, National Spiritual Director of Switzerland, Italy & Austria & South Africa and Resident Teacher at Madhyamaka KMC in Yorkshire.

She has been a disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for many years, during which time she has won the admiration and affection of many students through her pure example and loving kindness.

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