Our teaching team

Gen Kelsang Ananda is a German Buddhist monk and longtime student of Ven. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche. He is the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Center Berlin and the Tharpaland Kadampa Meditation Center and the National Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition for Germany, Czech Republic, Romania and Slovenia.

Gen Ananda has many years of experience in, to teach Buddha's teachings of Sutra and Tantra, and studies and exercises itself since 25 Years under the guidance of his spiritual teacher Geshe-la. He is known for his good heart, his deep, practical understanding and its accessibility known.

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Kelsang Jampa has been 1998 Disciple of Ven. Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche and since 2001 buddhist monk. He has been participating in the teacher training program of the New Kadampa Tradition for many years and is assistant teacher at Tharpaland KMC and KMC Berlin. He is valued for his calm demeanor and good heart.


Heiko Mamerow studied and practiced Kadampa Buddhism for over 20 years. It is how to integrate for his good example Buddha's teachings in daily life and appreciated his humorous and practical study.



Katrin Weimann has been studying and practicing Buddha's teaching within the Kadampa tradition for many years and is known for her practical instruction and loving nature. She participates in the New Kadampa Tradition teacher training program.



Sascha Geschke studied and practiced for several years Buddha's teaching within the Kadampa Tradition. He takes in the basic program of the KMC Berlin part.