Steve Tuscher has been studying Kadampa Buddhism for more than a decade. He brings a kind heart and gentle manner to his guided meditations and teachings. Steve teaches the Simply Meditate class on Thursdays and other classes throughout the year.
Chris Taylor has been practicing meditation for many years. He has a friendly and down-to-earth style and his teachings are clear and practical. Chris teaches Sunday morning Prayers for World Peace and leads Saturday workshops.
Anna Abeyta has been practicing Kadampa Buddhism since 2011. She is an inspiring example of how to integrate Dharma with daily life. She serves as the Education Program Coordinator for Mahakaruna KBC and teaches when the Resident Teacher is away.
Resident Teacher of Mahakaruna KBC
Kelsang Rak-ma is a close disciple of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, devoting herself to in-depth study and meditation practice under his guidance for over 25 years. Over the past 15 years, she has taught Foundation Program, General Program, and day courses in the Los Angeles area. She is known for her clear and practical teachings as well as her joyful example in daily life.