Gen Kelsang Lhamo is a Kadampa Buddhist nun and the resident teacher for Kadampa Meditation Centre Edinburgh. She is greatly admired as a meditation teacher, and is especially known for her ability to inspire others to recognise and identify with their potential. Through her clear approach and her sincere example, she has helped many people to find true happiness from within.
She has practised Buddhist meditation since the age of 19 when she met her teacher, Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso at Madhyamaka Kadampa Meditation Centre in York. She has been teaching meditation and Buddhism extensively for the best part of the last 30 years in the UK, USA, and France.
Gen Lhamo teaches and guides meditations throughout the week in Edinburgh, the Borders and up the East coast of Scotland. She also regularly receives invitations to teach in other locations.