General Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition
Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong, the General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU and Principal 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 peace.
She has been a student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for thirty years. While teaching internationally, she has inspired many thousands of people through her sincere reliance on her Spiritual Guide, her tireless dedication, and her clear and accessible teachings.
In all her varied activities as General Spiritual Director, Gen-la Dekyong is dedicating her life to helping Kadam Dharma flourish throughout the world.
Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition
Gen-la Kelsang Jampa is the NKT-IKBU Deputy Spiritual Director and Resident Teacher at the International Kadampa Retreat Center Grand Canyon. He travels frequently throughout the world visiting Centers and teaching at national and international festivals. His friendly disposition, warm heart, and accessible teachings are very inspiring.