Resident Teacher

61Gen Kelsang Dema is the Resident Teacher of Akshobya Buddhist Centre. She is an ordained Buddhist nun, a close disciple of Geshe Kelsang for many years, and a qualified Kadampa Teacher.

At the request of Geshe Kelsang, she came to Calgary eight years ago with the wish to bring happiness and meaning to the people here through teaching Dharma and giving spiritual guidance.

Since then, Gen Dema’s clear explanations of Buddha’s wisdom instructions and her example of faith and commitment have helped many people integrate Buddha’s wisdom and compassion into their lives.

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