M A H A K A R U N A T E A C H E R S
Kelsang Chogyop is the main teacher at Mahakaruna KMC. She has been studying and teaching Kadampa Buddhism for more than 15 years. She is known for her warm heart, practical teachings and sincere practice of the Dharma.
Anna Abeyta has been meditating for over 7 years. As a student of religious studies in college she longed to find a spiritual path that gave her life great meaning. She believes that she has found it at Mahakaruna. She serves as the Education Program Coordinator for the Center, and teaches when Kelsang Chogyop is away. She is also the Kids Club teacher.
Chris Taylor has been practicing meditation for many years. With his warm and down to earth style, he delights in bringing Buddha’s teachings to the area. Chris teaches Sunday morning Prayers for World Peace and leads Saturday workshops.
Steve Tuscher has been studying Kadampa Buddhism and spreading pure Dharma with his inspired teachings for more than a decade. Steve teaches Sunday morning Prayers for World Peace and other classes throughout the year.