Our Resident Teacher

The Principal Teacher at Kadampa Meditation Centre Wales is Kadam Paul Jenkins, a dedicated student of Ven. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso who has been studying and teaching Kadampa Buddhism for over 35 years.

For many years a senior teacher at Manjushri KMC and recently Resident Teacher at Tara KMC, Kadam Paul is well known for the clarity and warmth of his teachings and has deep experience of practicing meditation and teaching Buddhism at all levels.

Born and raised in Wales and a fluent Welsh speaker, Kadam Paul’s  relaxed and friendly approach helps students to easily take the teachings to heart and put them into practice in daily life.

Kadam Paul is married with a family and shows through his example the benefits of integrating Modern Buddhist practice into a busy, professional and family life.  He teaches weekly classes, weekend courses, Teacher Training Programme and guides retreats throughout the year.