Kadampa Buddhism

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

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.

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.

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STUDIOWATCH 7

Watch the amazing work of the Kadampa Art Studio workers and volunteers at Manjushri KMC and Nagarjuna KMC preparing holy objects for the new Temple in Arizona.

CREATING PEACE WITH WISDOM

KMC London’s Temple in Morden was packed this weekend for the Southern Dharma Celebration with Kadam Bridget Heyes, the NKT-IKBU National Spiritual Director for the UK.

LONG LIFE, WISDOM & MERIT

During February many Kadampa centers hold short Amitayus retreats, making offerings and prayers for long life, merit and wisdom

THE ORIGINS OF MODERN KADAMPA BUDDHISM

We conclude the presentation of the public talk by Gen-la Dekyong with another excerpt in which she explains where all the teachings and meditations we practice come from