Gen Kelsang Tubchen - Resident Teacher
Gen Kelsang Tubchen is the Resident Teacher at KMC Glasgow and began practising Kadampa Buddhism in Scotland almost 20 years ago. She spent the last nine years in Norway as the Resident Teacher of Nordic Kadampa Meditation Centre and was the National Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition in the Nordic region from 2013 – 2018 teaching through-out the Nordic region.
Gen Tubchen has been a dedicated, close disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for many years, receiving ordination from him in 2003. An inspiring and gifted teacher, she is loved for her clear, powerful and practical teachings and her deep experience of retreat. She has a deep wish to share the benefits of meditation with others and her teachings touch the hearts of listeners and illuminate the deep meaning of Dharma.
Gen Tubchen teaches the weekly Tuesday evening class and Sunday Kids class courses at the city temple space as well as regular courses, retreats and special events and occasional Thursday evening courses. She also teaches the in-depth weekly study programmes: Foundation Programme on Monday evenings and Teacher Training Programme on Sunday mornings.