Archive for 2012

Latest Developments at KFR – Nov 2012

Dec 5, 2012
Latest Developments at KFR – Nov 2012

A lot can happen in just a few weeks at Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR), in spite of the unstoppable rains of the monsoon, soggy roads and unstable electricity surges! Here’s a round up of the latest developments on the land. There’s been plenty of earthworks in the last few weeks. Most important has been...

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A Day in The Forest

Dec 3, 2012
A Day in The Forest

by Tom Mellors “Be generous with the bug spray people. The sandflies and mosquitos have been disturbed by the construction and will bite through your clothes. You won’t notice now but in a couple days you’ll itch like hell.” JP’s advice sank in as I tied my boot laces. Bugs that bite through your...

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Blessing the Entrance Road to KFR

Nov 26, 2012
Blessing the Entrance Road to KFR

As advised by H.E. Tsem Rinpoche, a small group of liaisons, Anila Choi, the KFR team and all the Kechara pastors gathered at KFR to bless the main road leading into the land. It was raining and we were just wondering how we were going to do the prayers when suddenly the rain stopped....

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Tsem Rinpoche’s Giving – A Roof For Those Without A Shelter

Nov 23, 2012
Tsem Rinpoche’s Giving – A Roof For Those Without A Shelter

The top few pictures shows the makeshift shed which the caretaker of Kechara Forest Retreat Azai and his wife were staying in. When Tsem Rinpoche saw that, Rinpoche decided to build him a proper “home” to stay in. So for weeks, Rinpoche personally planned and supervised under sun and rain until the completion of...

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Work is Well Underway at KFR

Oct 31, 2012
In the midst of a deep dark jungle.... are plans for a buzzing Internet hub - wifi, CCTVs, fibre optics and lots and lots of computers...

Ongoing works are well underway at Kechara Forest Retreat, under the caring, watchful eye of Rinpoche who is also staying at the premises to personally get involved in the planning process and execution of critical works to be done...

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The work has begun!

Oct 23, 2012
Rinpoche really likes this view!

Exciting earthworks have been happening at the Kechara Forest Retreat over the past week! The contractors have cleared part of the front portion of the land and also the hillock for the future Ladrang. They have also cleared a new road from the front entrance leading to the back of the land where the...

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Orientation Tour of KFR

Oct 23, 2012
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On Monday 22 October 2012, all Liaisons and a few invited guests were given a tour of the latest developments at the Kechara Forest Retreat, which was organised by Tsem Ladrang...

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Groundbreaking news at KFR!

Oct 8, 2012
Dato’ Ruby taking control of the excavator!

October 3rd was a historic day for Kechara as earthworks officially began at the Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR). On this auspicious morning, a land blessing puja was conducted by Kechara’s Puja team, and attended by representatives of the Liaisons Council and the KFR team...

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Mooncake Festival in KFR

Sep 25, 2012
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What better way to celebrate the mooncake festival than under the moonlight at KFR! The KFR organizing team of volunteers headed by June Kang lined up a fun and Dharma packed itinerary for all 88 participants, who were greeted with lanterns and smiles upon arrival...

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A special guest visits a special place!

Aug 16, 2012
Datin Ng at the iconic tree after offering three candles to Shakyamuni Buddha

Datin Ng, a sponsor (jindak) of Kechara, visited KFR for the first time last Saturday. She came together with Dato’ Ruby, Henry and Angel at around 12 noon. Upon her arrival, she was warmly greeted by Datuk May and the KWPC team, who were excited to welcome Datin Ng. As this was her first...

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History in the making at KFR!

Aug 16, 2012
Group picture!

The KWPC team came up with a great idea to bring people to KFR. This idea is to have fun as well as Dharma and also to have people visit KFR after it was back on track. So, it became a prayer session at KFR, with dinner and a movie thrown in! It happened...

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KFR Goes Full Steam Ahead!

Aug 5, 2012
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Two days after the official announcement that the Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR) was back on track by Datuk May Phng, she arranged for a meeting with the consultants to commission the construction of the buildings at KFR. In attendance were Datuk May Phng, Dato’ Ruby Khong...

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Progress Updates

We will start at 8.30am this coming Saturday 12 August our volunteer cleaning up session and finish by lunch time. Please contact Jace Chong via Facebook http://www.facebook.com/jace.chong.56 Everyone is welcome to join us. Let's sweat and have fun with our birds!
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This coming Saturday (12th Aug), we will have our volunteer session cleaning up the aviary. We start at 8.30am and finish by lunch time. Everyone is welcome to join us. Please contact Jace Chong to register. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/jace.chong.56
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Manjushri Nagarakshasa "This form is extremely vajra ferocious and protects our land and ourselves from interferences, spirits, nagas, magic and bless our karma to promote powerful healing in our bodies." ~Tsem Rinpoche If you would like to volunteer to do landscaping around Manjushri Nagarakshasa in Kechara Forest Retreat an act of offering this Wednesday to Friday (from 9am to 7pm), please send us a message for more details.
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DROLKAR is a female Cockatoo which was found hidden from view in a dark corner at the back of a pet shop. Drolkar was one of the first birds to be liberated by Kechara’s founder and spiritual guide, H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche, and the starting point of Kechara’s animal rescue activities.
2 weeks ago
Upcoming dates for the Inner Peace Retreat 2017 in Kechara Forest Retreat!
3 weeks ago
First Gyenze Retreat in Kechara Forest Retreat by KFR Team and guests!
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First Gyenze Retreat in Kechara Forest Retreat by KFR Team and guests!
3 weeks ago
White Hibiscus flowering at Stupa Garden in Kechara Forest Retreat.
3 weeks ago
Gyabshi Torma making in Wisdom Hall for Puja.
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Helping in the aviary is using one's time to benefit those who cannot benefit us back! Thank you to all the kind volunteers!
3 weeks ago
Join the Inner Peace Program @ Kechara Forest Retreat
3 weeks ago
Check out Naropa's cave for many blessings! Only at Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong!
1 month ago
3 day Amitayus retreat completed in Dukkar Apartment, Kechara Forest Retreat!
1 month ago
Find your precious Dharma books @ Naropa's Cave in Kechara Forest Retreat
1 month ago
Get your personal Bigfoot picture here: Kechara Puja House Bentong 18 Jalan Ah Peng 28700 Bentong
1 month ago
Did you visit already Puja House in Bentong?
1 month ago
Thank you Mr. Albert Kam for spending meaningful time in Kechara Forest Retreat and helping our birds in the aviary.
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Many visitors in Naropa's cave this afternoon in Wisdom Hall.
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Today, Kechara Forest Retreat was honoured to host Y.B. Dato' Sri Liow Tiong Lai, Minister of Transport, and his guests from China. Dato' Sri was accompanied by his wife, Datin Sri Lee, YB Senator Dato' Hoh Khai Mun and other representatives from MCA.
1 month ago
Many visited Kechara Forest Retreat during the long holiday break and visited the largest Dorje Shugden statue in the world.
2 months ago
Pastor Blessing, here with Pastor Tat Ming, available in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat
2 months ago
In loving memory of Rinpoche's beloved Mumu, Yogi. A statue of Mumu at Vajrayogini Stupa at Kechara Forest Retreat.
2 months ago
Kechara House at Bentong, Pahang is officially open to public. No. 18, Jln. Ah Peng 28700 Bentong Pahang
2 months ago
The best way to create happiness and make your world filled with light is to serve others without an agenda. You create something that will be lasting. ~ Tsem Rinpoche
2 months ago
Super cool and unique blessings by powerful protector Dorje Shugden available at Naropa's cave, Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong.
2 months ago
Did you get already your picture with Bigfoot in Bentong? The latest must do for Bigfoot fans!
2 months ago
Join the Inner Reflection Retreat in Kechara Forest Retreat, 3days/2nights http://retreat.kechara.com/inner-reflection-retreat/
2 months ago
Dorje Shugden watches available at Naropa's cave in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong !
2 months ago
More people engage in the VajraYogini 100.000 Butterlamp Retreat
2 months ago