Gen Kelsang Thekchen is the Resident Teacher at Madhyamaka KMC. He has been a disiple of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for many years, and brings with him enthusiasm and energy, providing an inspiring example of a modern Buddhist practitioner.
Gen Thekchen is originally from Canada, and is an internationally-renowned teacher of Buddhism and meditation. He is well known for his ability to present Buddha’s teachings in a simple, practical and often humorous way, making them easy to put into practice in everyday life.
Gen Thekchen teaches the Teacher Training Programme, Tuesday and Sunday meditation classes at Madhyamaka KMC as well as Thursday meditation class in York, York Foundation Programme, guided retreat sessions, day and weekend courses and Empowerments.