Kadampa Buddhism

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

A Temple built from kindness

a temple built from kindness Just a few weeks now until the precious Temple at IKRC Grand Canyon is officially opened and the 2019 Fall Festival begins. As the construction of the Temple enters its completion stage and the center and grounds are being prepared for the Festival, we are reminded of the great kindness … Read more


Today, it is exactly a year since we first broke ground to begin the construction of the Temple at IKRC Grand Canyon in Arizona. In six months time all the work will be completed and on September 26 the Temple will be officially opened and blessed at a special consecration ceremony.


A hundred-year snow fell and blanketed the site. Though it slowed construction work for a while, it reminded us of what a special place IKRC Grand Canyon is for retreat