Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington

Kelsang Shechog is the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington.  She has dedicated her life to helping people solve their problems and find happiness through Buddha’s timeless instructions.

Shechog has spent many years developing Kadampa Meditation Centres in Australia where she has inspired many people through her kindness and loving example.  Shechog is much loved for her gentle manner, inner strength and clear, skillful teachings.

Shechog teaches the drop-in classes on Mondays evening at the Centre as well as regular weekend courses. She teaches in Petone and our branch classes in Te Aro and the CBD. She also teaches the Foundation Programme and Teacher Training Programme.

Kelsang Lachpa

A New Zealand Buddhist monk, Kelsang Lachpa is the Education Programme Coordinator for Kadampa Meditation Centre Wellington. He has been studying and practicing Kadampa Buddhism for many years. He is known for his heartfelt, light and inspiring teachings.

Kwai Chan is our teacher in Paraparaumu. Kwai has been studying on our Teacher Training Programme for many years. She uses her experience of integrating meditation into daily life to present the teachings in a clear, practical and inspiring way.