2019 NKT-IKBU INTERNATIONAL

Fall Festival

Finding the sun of the supreme happiness of enlightenment

SEP 27 – OCT 3, 2019

5-tier Temple white-grey-outline

The Mirror of Dharma

Presented by Gen-la Kelsang Dekyong and Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab, the theme of the Festival will be ‘Finding the sun of the supreme happiness of enlightenment.’

During the week of teachings and meditations, Gen-la Dekyong and Gen-la Khyenrab will pass on the precious transmission blessings and commentary of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche’s latest book, The Mirror of Dharma.

There will also be a blessing empowerment of Avalokiteshvara, the Buddha of compassion.

Gen-la Dekyong

Gen-la Dekyong is the General Spiritual Director of NKT-IKBU and the Resident Teacher at Manjushri KMC, the mother centre of the NKT-IKBU.

Gen-la Dekyong has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for over thirty years, sincerely training under his guidance in all aspects of Kadam Dharma. Gen-la is recognised as a fully qualified teacher of Sutra and Tantra.

Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab

Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab is the National Spiritual Director for Canada and the retired General Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition (NKT-IKBU). One of the most senior teachers in our tradition he has trained closely with Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for forty years. He is an internationally renowned teacher and English Buddhist monk who is deeply respected as a sincere practitioner and greatly admired for his powerful teachings as well as his pure example of humility and loving-kindness.

Varför ska jag åka på festival?

Upplev en glimt av världsfred. Internationella festivaler erbjuder ett unikt tillfälle att umgås och byta erfarenheter med tusentals människor från hela världen, att inspireras av hur universella Buddhas läror är och hur kraftfullt modern buddhism är, i att förändra livet för människor av alla slags nationaliteter och kulturer.