Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche
Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso is the inspiration at the heart of Tharpa Publications and the NKT
Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche is a fully accomplished meditation Master and internationally renowned Teacher of Buddhism who has pioneered thePresenting Buddha’s teachings in a way that is relevant and suitable for modern people with busy lives, he shows how these teachings can be used by anyone, Buddhist or non-Buddhist, to solve problems, improve relationships, and eventually attain a deep and lasting inner peace and happiness.
He has also created all the conditions necessary to support the study and practice of Buddhism in modern society: writingthat perfectly transmit the ancient wisdom of Buddha; establishing over and groups throughout the world; developing modern training qualified Teachers; and establishing local, Through all these and other activities Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche is giving new life to Buddhism, enabling people everywhere to discover inner peace and happiness through Buddha’s teachings, thereby bringing greater peace to a troubled world.
The term 'Rinpoche', added to Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso's name, is a Tibetan word that means 'Precious One', and has been added as a mark of deepest respect.
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