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Emptiness, Nirvana and Subtle Impermanence 
with Gen Kelsang Rigpa and Gen Kelsang Choma
October 25-28

IKRC Grand Canyon Away Retreat
Williams, Arizona

Everyone is welcome to enjoy this rare opportunity to meditate on the Four Great Seals of Sutra Mahamudra, creating the causes for each one of us to experience a deeply peaceful, blissful mind and permanent mental freedom.

Hosted by KMC Hollywood and KMC San Francisco


GEN KELSANG RIGPA is an American Buddhist monk, the Western US National Spiritual Director and the Resident Teacher at KMC-Hollywood and KMC-California. He is a close disciple of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, having received lineage blessings and oral transmissions directly from him.

Gen Rigpa’s heartfelt and practical teachings are presented with warmth and humor, making them accessible to everyone. He shows the joy of living a spiritual life, and is an inspiring example of Buddhism in practice. Through his clear presentation, he is able to help student discover for themselves how to integrate these timeless teachings into our modern world, making everyday life joyful and meaningful.

GEN KELSANG CHOMA is a senior Kadampa Buddhist nun and the Resident Teacher at KMC San Francisco. She has studied and practiced under the guidance of Geshe Kelsang for over 25 years and has taught throughout the United States. People find her teachings clear, warm and encouraging.


KMC Hollywood and KMC San Francisco is a member of the New Kadampa Tradition – International Kadampa Buddhist Union