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 @ KMC France

Last week, Gen Kelsang Eupamé, Resident Teacher of KMC France and National Spiritual Director for France led a blissful post Summer Festival retreat on the clarity of the mind at KMC France. 


What a privilege and delight to meditate on the Oral Instructions of Mahamudra with such a precious Teacher in such a blessed place!

Gen-la Khyenrab in Germany

After a leading a blissful Post Summer Festival retreat at Tharpaland KMC, Gen-la Khyenrab headed for KMC Berlin, where he gave a public talk

Post Summer Festival Retreat at Madhyamaka KMC

Enjoy these photos from the post Summer Festival Retreat with Gen Rabten at Madhyamaka KMC

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