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Resident Teacher

As a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, Gen Kelsang Chokyi is a modern-day Kadampa nun. With joy, wisdom, and experience, she shows how everyone can easily integrate Buddha’s teachings into daily life. She has been a student of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for 20 years.

Previously, she served as Resident Teacher for Serlingpa Meditation Center in New Bedford, MA, Kadampa Meditation Center San Diego, and Atisha Kadampa Buddhist Center in Providence, RI.

Gen Kelsang Chokyi


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Teaching Team

Wes Steele

Wes has been a student of Kadam Dharma for many years. He recently moved back to Indiana from Singapore and has lived in many countries around the world. He is a sincere and devoted practitioner who is known for his practical and kind-hearted approach to teaching Buddhism and meditation. He is on Foundation Program at KMC Bloomington.

Kadam Tom

Kadam Tom Mitchell has been a student of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso for twenty-five years. Previously he has served as the first Resident Teacher of Kadampa Buddhism in Indiana. Using humor and practical advice, his teachings enable busy modern people to benefit from ancient Buddhist wisdom in their day-to-day lives. Kadam Tom is on Special Teacher Training Program (STTP).

Kaitlyn Brayton

Kaitlyn has been studying Kadam Dharma for 18 years and has been a sincere practitioner on Foundation Program as well as a support to other Dharma Centers in Connecticut and Texas. She brings a wealth of practical experience with loving kindness. She is on Foundation Program at KMC Bloomington.

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