Visiting Vietnamese Sangha

Visiting Vietnamese Sangha

Jun 28, 2015 | Views: 18

On June 26, 2015, Kechara Forest Retreat welcomed a group of Vietnamese sangha. In Malaysia to attend a course, these seven monks and nuns had heard about Kechara Forest...

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Love Birds at Kechara Forest Retreat

Love Birds at Kechara Forest Retreat

Jun 16, 2015 | Views: 20

A day before their 7th wedding anniversary, JJ Ding and his wife Kose He decided to adopt a bird from our aviary. Now that’s what we call real Love...

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Welcoming a visiting monk

Welcoming a visiting monk

Jun 2, 2015 | Views: 108

Kechara Forest Retreat has been fortunate to host the visit of H.E. the 7th Panglung Kuten, also known as Choje-la. During a puja (prayer ritual), Choje-la cleared the land...

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Work starts on the fish pond

Work starts on the fish pond

Jun 2, 2015 | Views: 58

Today (June 1, 2015), works began for the fish pond at Kechara Forest Retreat! Located just behind H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s cabin, those driving or walking along Kechara Drive...

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The Green Team at work!

The Green Team at work!

May 28, 2015 | Views: 31

As Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR) gears up for Phase 2 of our development, the Green Team have been hard at work beautifying the land to keep it as a...

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2D1N Inner Peace Retreat

2D1N Inner Peace Retreat

Apr 15, 2015 | Views: 433

Immerse yourself in a 2D1N introductory meditation weekend surrounded by the lush forests of Pahang. You will learn meditation techniques that will leave you with a peaceful state of...

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One Day Meditation at Kechara

One Day Meditation at Kechara

Mar 19, 2015 | Views: 133

Kechara will be organising a 1 Day Meditation on 21 March 2015 at Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, Pahang. In this one day course, we will be focusing on “Calm...

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2015 Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

2015 Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Jan 7, 2015 | Views: 384

Immerse yourself in a 2D1N introductory meditation weekend surrounded by the lush forests of Pahang. You will learn meditation techniques that will leave you with a peaceful state of...

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Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Nov 8, 2014 | Views: 168

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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Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 14 September 2014

Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 14 September 2014

Sep 20, 2014 | Views: 79

A good way to spend a pleasant weekend away from Kuala Lumpur is a visit to the Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, Pahang. By now, many people have heard...

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Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

Jun 10, 2014 | Views: 178

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: 121

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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27th June 2015 Nice weather for Walking Meditation . .. participants of Inner Peace Retreat getting ready at Entrace of Tara Walk, Kechara Forest Retreat
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27th June 2015 Participants of Inner Peace Retreat putting what they have learned in class into practice.
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28.06.2015 Last activity before the participants of Inner Peace Retreat leave for home.
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28.06.2015 Participants listening to Li Kheng sharing experience of the early days when Kechara Forest Retreat was in construction and the cabin Tsem Rinpoche stayed in
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28.06.2015 Participants of Inner Peace Retreat are meditating with the scents of herbs from our very own Herbs Garden
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28.06.2015 Early morning Walking Meditation at Tara Walk
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28.06.2015 Sunrise Meditation! Participants of Inner Peace Retreat enjoying their morning outdoor meditation in Kechara Forest Retreat.
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After their audience with Rinpoche, we had the privilege of offering a vegetarian meal to these monks and nuns - Pastor Jean Ai
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The Vietnamese sangha had a brief but inspiring audience with H.E. Tsem Rinpoche - Pastor Jean Ai
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Our visitors pose with their guides at the stone Manjushri statue on Manjushri Hill - Pastor Jean Ai
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Pastor JJ explains to them the significance of having Rinpoche's original cabin accommodation as a pilgrimage site for visitors - Pastor Jean Ai
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They had a lot of positive feedback for us, some of which you can read about here: http://retreat.kechara.com/news/visiting-vietnamese-sangha/ - Pastor Jean Ai
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The Vietnamese monks and nuns visited Wisdom Hall, the Vajrayogini Stupa (seen here), Dukkar Apartments and Manjushri Hill - Pastor Jean Ai
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On June 26, 2015, Kechara Forest Retreat welcomed seven Vietnamese monks and nuns who toured KFR to get ideas for how to develop their own centres - Pastor Jean Ai
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27th June 2015 Enjoying painting in the garden
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27th June 2015 Participants sharing their first walking meditation experiences
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27th June 2015 Nice weather for Walking Meditation . .. participants of Inner Peace Retreat getting ready at Entrace of Tara Walk, Kechara Forest Retreat
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27th June 2015 Nice to see young volunteers helping in the Kitchen!
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27th June 2015 Meditation class continues after lunch... Li Kheng sharing walking meditation techniques to prepare participants for a session at Tara Walk later
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27th June 2015 First Feldenkrais class! Participants listening to Pastor Antoinette sharing abt Feldenkrais methods
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Kitchen team leaded by devoted Superchef CK Leong with volunteers Cindy and Winnie preparing western cuisine. Can't wait to have lunch!
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Fundamentals with Li Kheng at the Meditate in Nature retreat. Pastor Antoinette
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27th June 2015 Meet our devoted volunteer Cindy Hew who has been helping in the kitchen preparing meals for participants of Inner Peace Retreat since the beginning of the programme.
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27th June 2015 Venue set up for Feldenkfrais class by our in house facilitator Pastor Antoinette
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27th June 2015 Learning time! Li Kheng sharing the meditation fundamental class with Inner Peace Retreat participants
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27th June 2015 Good morning!! Day 1 Inner Peace Retreat.... Facilitator Li Kheng briefing participants of the programme for the 2 days
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19.06.2015 - the sign that welcomes guests old and new to Kechara Forest Retreat, with newly-laid grass - Pastor Jean Ai
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19.06.2015 - Rinpoche and the Green Team at Kechara Forest Retreat are always thinking of ways to make every inch of Kechara Forest Retreat a lush, tropical oasis of peace, healing and beauty for all! - Pastor Jean ask
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19.06.2015 - thanks to further green works at the main entrance, visitors to Kechara Forest Retreat will be greeted by a new sight the next time they come calling...gone is the gravely that used to be in front of the sign. It has now been replaced by grass! - Pastor Jean Ai
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14.06.2015 - workers install fans in the Recovery Aviary, to provide a breeze and air circulation for the birds - Pastor Jean Ai
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