Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Nov 8, 2014 | Views: 81

Kechara will be organising a 2 days 1 nights meditation retreat from 15 to 16 November 2014 at Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, Pahang. If you are interested in participating,...

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Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

Jun 10, 2014 | Views: 118

On the weekend of 30 & 31 May 2014, Kechara Forest Retreat hosted a Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice session. This retreat provides an environment for committed practitioners to strengthen...

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Rotary Club Indera Mahkota visits KFR

Rotary Club Indera Mahkota visits KFR

Jun 5, 2014 | Views: 87

Kechara Forest Retreat welcomed another group of 27 visitors on 1 June, organised by Leonard Chia of Kechara’s Kuantan Study Group. The group, consisting of 19 adults and 8 children,...

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Kuen Cheng Alumni visits KFR

Kuen Cheng Alumni visits KFR

Jun 2, 2014 | Views: 82

Kechara Forest Retreat is getting more visitors during weekends and sometimes even weekdays! We recently welcomed a wonderful mix of 34 adults and children from the Kuen Cheng Alumni...

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Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 10 May 2014

Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 10 May 2014

May 20, 2014 | Views: 132

Kechara organizes half day tours to the Kechara Forest Retreat once a month for anyone interested to participate. Many guests take this opportunity to bring their families and friends...

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Celebrate Wesak Day with Kechara in KFR

Celebrate Wesak Day with Kechara in KFR

Apr 21, 2014 | Views: 138

Kechara will be celebrating Wesak Day on Tuesday 13th May at the Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, and you are cordially invited to join us for this auspicious celebration....

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MH370 Prayer at KFR

MH370 Prayer at KFR

Apr 13, 2014 | Views: 58

Recently, Kechara held a special prayer session for those on board missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 at the Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, Pahang. More than 400 people...

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2014 Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony

2014 Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony

Apr 9, 2014 | Views: 121

Kechara will be holding a Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony on 17 April 2014, on the auspicious Wind-Wind day according to the traditional Tibetan calendar, at the Kechara Forest Retreat....

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A Special Prayer for MH370

A Special Prayer for MH370

Apr 8, 2014 | Views: 141

Join us for a special prayer session dedicated to the crew, passengers, families and friends of those on board flight MH370. Hand in hand, let’s express our care, hope...

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KFR featured on National TV’s meditation programme

KFR featured on National TV’s meditation programme

Apr 4, 2014 | Views: 140

Breathing meditation and walking meditation as a way of stress relief was recently featured in Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM)’s Galeri Nasional Mandarin TV programme. Amidst the lush greenery of...

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Manjushri Sadhana Practice 22-23 March 2014

Manjushri Sadhana Practice 22-23 March 2014

Apr 1, 2014 | Views: 150

Manjushri is the Sanskrit name for the Buddha of Wisdom, the embodiment of omniscient wisdom of all enlightened beings. In Chinese he is known as Wen-shu Pusa and in...

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A beautiful letter and video from Kevin

A beautiful letter and video from Kevin

Apr 1, 2014 | Views: 94

The Kechara Forest Retreat is a place created to give anyone who steps in peace of mind and a sense of happiness. One of our visitors, Kevin, wrote a...

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Learning the 9 round breathing Meditation 23/11/2014 Antoinette
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Meditate in Nature. Walking Meditation on Tara Walk 23/11/2014 Antoinette
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19 November 2014: And the gardens just get better at Kechara Forest Retreat. Li Kheng
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20 November 2014: what's in store for us in 2015!?! New flowers from Findhorn! Pastor Chia brought back some exquisite flowers seeds from our visit to Findhorn. Cannot wait to see new dashes of colors all over our gardens. Li Kheng
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21 November 2014: regaining some control over our steps. Walking meditation develops awareness in how we walk. It may sound simple but, sometimes, it is the simple things that creates significant impact in life. Li Kheng
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19 November 2014: Edward spending the school holiday with his dad in Kechara Forest Retreat. It is nice for kids to spend their weekend with loved ones, outdoors and doing something different. This creates growth in them. Li Kheng
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20 November 2014: visitors from the Bentong Calligraphy Association at Kechara Forest Retreat. Li Kheng
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Meditation in impermanence. Jennifer@KFR
2 weeks ago
Anila Choi with the help of Tat Ming showing the correct posture when meditating. Meditation program in progress at KFR. JP
2 weeks ago
Participants of the meditation program attending a tour of KFR led by Likheng. JP
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Meditation program in progress at KFR. Jp
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31 October 2014: the iconic tree of Kechara Forest Retreat is breathtakingly beautiful this sunny afternoon. Li Kheng
3 weeks ago
22 October 2014: our first sweet potato harvest! Didn't know they would come out pink! So much more to learn from Mother Nature! Li Kheng
3 weeks ago
30 October 2014: working in the midst of green! If this is not luxurious, what is!? Li Kheng
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1 November 2014: after a fulfilling day on nature, the students from Taylor's College took a moment to express their day in colors by painting a pot for the sapling they will take home with them as a souvenir. Li Kheng
3 weeks ago
1 November 2014: students from Taylor's College volunteered at Kechara Forest Retreat. They enjoyed close contact with Mother Nature which is lacking in today's hectic lifestyle. Li Kheng
3 weeks ago
16 September 2014: The Lim Family came to Kechara Forest Retreat to volunteer for a day. The girls learnt to use large branches as brooms. The opportunity to clean holy grounds is precious and I am glad these young ladies happily served their Guru and the land. Li Kheng
2 months ago
August 2014: Rinpoche always admired purple flowers that grow wild in meadows. In Kechara Forest Retreat, the Green Team works to recreate our own version of "sea of purple blooms". Li Kheng
2 months ago
August 2014: as our mulberry shrubs mature, the fruits they bear are also getting super big! Li Kheng
2 months ago
August 2014: Rinpoche loves sunflowers and Sharon who just returned from UK brought some sunflower seeds for Kechara Forest Retreat. These are the saplings! Soon they will be sunflower plants that stand as tall as me! Li Kheng
2 months ago
28 august 2014: the gastronomic delight that can be created with herbs. Rosemary Crepe, Mint in Pea Soup and Thai Basil Fritters. Simply delicious! Li Kheng
3 months ago
3 September 2014: our new and improved herb garden. Pastor Chia and the green boys have been working hard for days to get it ready for guests to learn about and enjoy the herbs. Li Kheng
3 months ago
20 August 2014: Volunteers Yasmin, Lauren and Matthew harvested beautiful ginger flowers and offered to our all protective Dukkar Buddha. Li Kheng
3 months ago
19 august 2014: the nights queen on Manjushri Hill are blooming abundantly. The fragrance is sweet and fresh. Li Kheng
3 months ago
1/9/2014, Today at Kechara Forest Retreat, we have video shooting of Pastor Adeline Woo about her Dharma sharing. Karen Gan
3 months ago
New program is going on in KFR. Guess what is Pastor Chia doing? Hehe.. Julia@KFR
3 months ago
Say hello to Bobbi! Isn't he cute. He's kind and friendly. Pastor Chia's new baby now. So blessed. Julia@KFR
3 months ago
May Lord Tsongkhapa guide and protect you and your family always, Kevin. Nice to see you at KFR today! -Carmen
3 months ago
16 august 2014: Children have fun in the outdoors. Interacting with people and the earth is in their nature. Enhance this gift by bringing them to Kechara Forest Retreat! Li Kheng
3 months ago
16 august 2014: Matthew from Hong Kong is volunteering at Kechara Forest Retreat's farm. He spent a whole morning planting Vetiver grass on the slopes. Li Kheng
3 months ago