Kadampa Buddhism

New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union
Founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

Buddhism and meditation for the modern world

Geshe Kelsang GyatsoWelcome to the online home of the New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU) founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche.

The New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union is an international association of Mahayana Buddhist study and meditation centres that follow the Kadampa Buddhist tradition founded by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche.

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Post Summer Festival Retreat in Málaga

Please enjoy these delightful photos of the Post-Summer Festival Retreat in Málaga with Kadam Morten.

City of Seven Wonders

With the 2019 Fall Festival just a few weeks away, many people will soon be traveling to Flagstaff Arizona, the site of the Festival Hotels. We thought you might enjoy a quick overview of the town:

Summer Post Summer Festival retreat @ KMC Barcelona

Summer Festival Retreat 2019 has now ended and many people have traveled to the various centers around the world holding Post Festival Retreats. See photos of the retreat at KMC Barcelona.

StudioWatch 13

The two full-size stupas for the Temple in Arizona have now been cast at the Kadampa Art studio, along with vajras and Dharma Wheels for the next Temple and many new pieces for urban temples.

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