2014 Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony

2014 Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony

Apr 9, 2014 | Views: 42

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: 106

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: 39

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: 40

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: 28

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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A Meditation Experience

A Meditation Experience

Mar 18, 2014 | Views: 44

By Choo Weng Loong I have been to the Kechara Forest Retreat several times, but this was the first time I brought a friend along to this delightful retreat...

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Kechara Forest Retreat February Day Trip

Kechara Forest Retreat February Day Trip

Mar 1, 2014 | Views: 75

Whenever the weekend approaches, I crack my head wondering where to go for a quick getaway, where I can relax my mind and recharge for yet another interesting week...

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Biodynamic Juice Fasting at Kechara Forest Retreat

Biodynamic Juice Fasting at Kechara Forest Retreat

Feb 10, 2014 | Views: 123

At the Kechara Forest Retreat, we firmly believe in healthy living. And what better way to start the year than by keeping our bodies healthy? It is with that...

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Lama Tsongkhapa Day Celebrated At Kechara Forest Retreat

Lama Tsongkhapa Day Celebrated At Kechara Forest Retreat

Dec 12, 2013 | Views: 33

Lama Tsongkhapa is renowned as the Second Buddha of our fortunate eon and the founder of the Gelug lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. Lama Tsongkhapa ushered in a renaissance within...

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Welcome to Kechara Forest Retreat-New Pictures!

Welcome to Kechara Forest Retreat-New Pictures!

Dec 10, 2013 | Views: 778

Ground works for Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR) officially began on 3rd October 2012. Construction took place for a little over a year for Phase 1, and has recently been...

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A visit from the south

A visit from the south

Nov 18, 2013 | Views: 44

Kechara House Johor Bahru (KHJB) was formed in 2007 by a group of H.E. Tsem Rinpoche’s students. Since then, this group regularly conducts Buddhist study sessions, prayers and activities...

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Upcoming Setrap Practice Programme at Kechara Forest Retreat

Upcoming Setrap Practice Programme at Kechara Forest Retreat

Nov 13, 2013 | Views: 188

Following the hugely successful Tsongkhapa Practice Programme held last month, Kechara will be conducting a 2 day and 1 night Setrap Practice Programme at the Kechara Forest Retreat on...

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Progress Updates

17th April 2014, Kechara's Pastors Ordination Ceremony in KFR today. Congratulations to the new Pastors Niral Patel, Henry Ooi, David Lai and Loh Seng Piow. Karen Gan
2 days ago
KSK group attending ~prayformh370~ prayer at KFR. Karen Gan
6 days ago
MCA President Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai, Bentong MCA branch chairman Datuk Hoh Khai Mun, chairman of Hatten group Datuk Wira Eric Tan and Kechara president Datuk May Phng at ~prayformh370~ prayer session at KFR. Karen Gan
6 days ago
Kecharian from Kuantan attending ~prayformh370~ prayer at KFR. Karen Gan
6 days ago
Pastor Yek Yee interviewed by CCTV at Kechara Forest Retreat. Karen Gan
6 days ago
13th April 2014 Many people are here for ~prayformh370~ prayer at Kechara Forest Retreat. Karen Gan
6 days ago
We write down our wishes to the crew, passengers, families and friends of those on board flight MH370. Karen Gan
6 days ago
Set up in front of Tsongkapa at Wisdom Hall, KFR for "prayformh370" prayer. There will be many candle light offerings. Karen Gan
6 days ago
Set up in Wisdom Hall, KFR for "prayformh370" prayer. Karen Gan
6 days ago
Hardworking volunteer CK Leong moping the floor on Dukkar Apartment kitchen.
7 days ago
A group of ladies visitng KFR for the first time and they sponsored 10 trees to beautify KFR! - Carmen
2 weeks ago
2 April 2014: The Iconic Tree at Kechara Forest Retreat in full bloom. The sight of golden flowers against the clear blue sky was breathtaking!! Li kheng
2 weeks ago
27 March 2014: Derek Liew and family came to visit from Ipoh. Derek came with a group of friends a couple of months back. He enjoyed Kechara Forest Retreat very much and wanted to share this sacred space with his loved ones. Li kheng
2 weeks ago
31 March 2014: With just a little care and affection, the vibrant and delicate flowers in the Cozy Garden came back to full bloom. Mother Nature's tenacity is exemplary! Li kheng
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28 March 2014: The sky came to live after a short puja for visitors at Kechara Forest Retreat. Auspicious signs when one practice with sincerity. Li kheng
2 weeks ago
27 March 2014: Derek Liew and family came to visit from Ipoh. Derek came with a group of friends a couple of months back. He enjoyed Kechara Forest Retreat very much and wanted to share this sacred space with his loved ones. Li kheng
2 weeks ago
31 March 2014: With just a little care and affection, the vibrant and delicate flowers in the Cozy Garden came back to full bloom. Mother Nature's tenacity is exemplary! Li kheng
2 weeks ago
2 April 2014: The Iconic Tree at Kechara Forest Retreat in full bloom. The sight of golden flowers against the clear blue sky was breathtaking!! Li kheng
2 weeks ago
24 March 2014: Victoria collected fresh flowers from our gardens and offered them to Lord Buddha. Instilling generosity and consideration to others is something that will develop better future generations. Li kheng
3 weeks ago
24 March 2014: This bougainvillea is courageously orange while basking in the mid day sun at Kechara Forest Retreat. I continue to be stunned by nature's beauty. Li kheng
3 weeks ago
25 march 2014: The Liew Family from Ipoh visited Kechara Forest Retreat. They visited Rinpoche's cabin and "fished" for a message from Rinpoche's bowl of quotes. The kids really enjoyed getting a special message from Rinpoche. Li kheng
3 weeks ago
24 March 2014: Victoria collected fresh flowers from our gardens and offered them to Lord Buddha. Instilling generosity and consideration to others is something that will develop better future generations. Li kheng
3 weeks ago
Pastor Chia sharing about Tsem Rinpoche, Dharma and Kechara Forest Retreat with his family-Pamela
4 weeks ago
Manjushri attendees having breakfast before starting meditation-Pamela
4 weeks ago
Pastor Chia's family watching video of Kechara Forest Retreat at Dining room lounge-Pamela
4 weeks ago
Manjushri meditation led by Anila Choi and a short break, enjoying the sunlight and air-Pamela
4 weeks ago
Manjushri attendees at Tsem Rinpoche's old cabin doing meditation and offering khata-Pamela
4 weeks ago
Manjushri attendees doing morning cleaning meditation at Wisdom Hall-Pamela
4 weeks ago
Kitchen crew preparing porridge wif condiments dinner for Manjushri attendees-Pamela
4 weeks ago
Pastors and Manjushri attendees having lunch break in Dukkar Apts-Pamela
4 weeks ago