The General Spiritual Director – Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong

Gen-laDekyongThe General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU is Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong.

Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong is the General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU and the Resident Teacher at Manjushri KMC, the mother centre of the NKT.


She has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso  for over thirty years, sincerely training under his guidance in all aspects of Kadam Dharma and is recognised as a fully qualified Dharma Teacher.


Gen-la teaches at major Kadampa events around the world, and over the years has touched the hearts of thousands of people, whom she has inspired to integrate Buddha’s teachings into their modern daily lives.

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