Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

Jun 10, 2014 | Views: 79

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: 64

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: 62

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: 104

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: 130

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: 54

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: 117

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: 134

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: 138

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: 85

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: 181

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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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 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 weeks 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
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August 2014: as our mulberry shrubs mature, the fruits they bear are also getting super big! Li Kheng
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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
4 weeks 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
4 weeks ago
20 August 2014: Volunteers Yasmin, Lauren and Matthew harvested beautiful ginger flowers and offered to our all protective Dukkar Buddha. Li Kheng
4 weeks ago
19 august 2014: the nights queen on Manjushri Hill are blooming abundantly. The fragrance is sweet and fresh. Li Kheng
4 weeks ago
1/9/2014, Today at Kechara Forest Retreat, we have video shooting of Pastor Adeline Woo about her Dharma sharing. Karen Gan
1 month ago
New program is going on in KFR. Guess what is Pastor Chia doing? Hehe.. Julia@KFR
1 month ago
Say hello to Bobbi! Isn't he cute. He's kind and friendly. Pastor Chia's new baby now. So blessed. Julia@KFR
1 month ago
May Lord Tsongkhapa guide and protect you and your family always, Kevin. Nice to see you at KFR today! -Carmen
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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
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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
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10 august 2014: more fruits from the earth at Kechara Forest Retreat! These rambutans were exceptionally sweet and all natural. Li Kheng
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12 august 2014: abundant harvest of kangkong and spinach from Kechara Forest Retreat's farm. Li Kheng
1 month ago
6 august 2014: Manjushri Hill turns purple with native blooms. Li Kheng
2 months ago
6 august 2014: Antoinette and Sat studying our plants and deciding on the Bach Flower treatment to give. Li Kheng
2 months ago
16 July 2014: School Holiday is the perfect time for kids to enjoy precious moments in the outdoor, learning and growing personally through interaction with Mother Nature. Li kheng
3 months ago
10 july 2014: one of many trees sponsored at Kechara Forest Retreat. This tree sponsorship came from Vajrasecrets.com, our online platform. Li kheng
3 months ago
6 july 2014: Kechara Forest Retreat received a 6 page feature in Prestige magazine. Wonderful that more will know of this haven within the beautiful land of Malaysia. Li kheng
3 months ago
15 july 2014: Offering the mangosteen from our land to Dukkar. Li kheng
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10 july 2014: continuously multiplying the merits of our kind sponsors by making saplings in our nursery from the original batch of floras. Li kheng
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16 July 2014: School Holiday is the perfect time for kids to enjoy precious moments in the outdoor, learning and growing personally through interaction with Mother Nature. Li kheng
3 months ago
3 months ago
Pastor Yek Yee giving baby blessing to Mr Leslie's son, William. Karen Gan
3 months ago
Mr Leslie and family visit KFR herb garden. Karen Gan
3 months ago
13th July 2014, Mr Leslie and family come visit KFR. Pastor Yek Yee and Karen Chong are showing them around Dukkar Apartment after theit visit to TR cabin. Karen Gan
3 months ago
4 july 2014: Green, green, green and more green!!! Dedication, hard work, tenacity, care and passion are ingredients for growth. As the new farm at Kechara Forest Retreat grow, so does the aspiration of fellow Kecharians to make this space a gem in Malaysia to serve visitors from within Malaysia and others parts of the world! Li kheng
3 months ago
4 july 2014: Growth at the Kechara Forest Retreat farm. We await the harvest of yummy chilli, potatoes, long bean, kangkung, sweet corn... Li Kheng
3 months ago