Our Resident Teacher is Gen Öpel 

Well-loved and cherished by all who know her, she has studied and practiced Kadampa Buddhism for over twenty years, under the guidance of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso.

Gen Öpel is able to present Kadam Dharma in a practical and meaningful way, her wisdom, skill, and faith in Dharma come through in her illuminating teaching style.

Gen Öpel teaches the Monday evening and Tuesday morning meditation classes at Akanishta Centre,  as well as the Foundation Programme, on a Wednesday Evening and at the Morning Workshops, Day Events and Guided Meditation Retreats.