Our Resident Teacher

Gen-la Kelsang Jampa

Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition
and Resident Teacher at IKRC Grand Canyon


Gen-la Jampa is an internationally renowned, ordained Buddhist teacher and the Deputy Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition - International Kadampa Buddhist Union (NKT-IKBU).

As a senior NKT teacher, Gen-la Jampa has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for many years, and under Geshe-la's guidance has taught at many centers and events around the world. 

Gen-la is well-loved for his clear and inspiring teachings and his ability to touch people’s hearts through his sincerity and loving-kindness. 

Geshe-la requested him to become the Resident Teacher at IKRC Grand Canyon, and we are very fortunate that he accepted.

Gen-la Jampa's 2020 Schedule


20th - 24th - Seeing A World of Kindness


12th - Giving Joy day course

31st - NYE teaching and Avalokiteshvara prayers



8th - February 18th - Mountain Retreat


6701 East Mountain Ranch Road

Williams, AZ  86046

Tel: (928) 637-6232