Archive for 2012

Kechara Forest Retreat is back on track!

Aug 4, 2012
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I joyfully wish to inform all of you that after a long meeting yesterday, on 31 July, Rinpoche has kindly given us the Blessings for the manifestation of KECHARA FOREST RETREAT...

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An Appeal Letter from the President of Kechara, Datuk May Phng

Jun 19, 2012
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Today, I would like to share an amazing dream with you. A dream of a place – here in Malaysia – where we can relax and recharge, and get away from our busy, stressful daily routines....

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S&Ps signed

Jun 15, 2012
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After many obstacles, all the S&Ps for the various parcels of land which form the Kechara Forest Retreat have been signed. Our lawyers are in the process of effecting the transfer which will take around 3 months...

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17th Update: 29 May 2012 – Rinpoche with Kechara children at KFR

May 29, 2012
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The children were up at KFR earlier to prepare for the arrival of Rinpoche. When Rinpoche arrived at 7pm, he took the children to circumambulate the butterlamp house. Then the children prayed while Rinpoche performs the land blessing...

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16th Update: 27 May 2012 – Two Visits over the weekend!

May 25, 2012
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When they arrived at KFR, the group started to prepare the candles for offerings. The kids arranged the candles in rows and made it nice. When all is done, the lighting and offering candles to Vajra Yogini...

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15th Update: 17 May 2012 – Kechara Forest Retreat welcomes Anne Jones!

May 17, 2012
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Kechara Forest Retreat saw a special visitor today! International healer and renowned author Anne Jones visited the land together with Liaison Jamie (Paris) Khoo and Jamie's mother Datin Jennifer Khoo. They were greeted by Martin, who gave them a tour of the land, explaining the plans...

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Kechara Forest Retreat Video II

May 16, 2012
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A tour through what will be the future Kechara Forest Retreat, from buildings to facilities to activities, presented by the team responsible for the initial development and the temporary abodes...

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A Sharing by a Member

May 15, 2012
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Sick and tired of dizzyingly tall buildings, tiresome traffic jams, meaningless meetings and foul smelling air? YES, I am! In the city, my mind would automatically think...

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What others have to say about Kechara Forest Retreat

May 14, 2012
Wai Meng helping to transfer plants as part of the human chain.

Don't just listen to us, hear from the other members and staff who have been to Kechara Forest Retreat . These are extracts from our Kechara Facebook page where people comment...

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14th Update: 6 May 2012

May 6, 2012
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The group went on a walking tour of the jungle, cabins and the working areas in the temporary abodes. They also had the chance to offer candles to Vajra Yogini at the butterlamp house..

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13th Update: 5 May 2012 (Wesak Day)

May 5, 2012
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The Singapore group came to KL to celebrate Wesak Day headed by JJ Chong. This group who came consist of 13 members and friends of Modern Buddhist Fellowship (MBF) which was started by JJ...

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12th Update: 3 May 2012

May 3, 2012
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Liaison Chuah Su Ming took a small group of people to KFR today. They were Mr. Edwin Tan from Melaka and a group of Rinpoche's students from Shanghai. The Shanghai group came all the way to Kuala Lumpur...

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Progress Updates

Make sure to pay us a visit soon in Naropa's cave because these wonderful statues, shrines, thangkas and books never hang around the shelves for long!
20 hours ago
The Pre-Loved Sales at Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat, called Naropa's cave, is open every day of the week.
20 hours ago
Meditating under a rainbow arc
4 days ago
Beautiful vibrant Tibetan chants, traditional ritual music and powerful good energies all around during the Tibetan Ruel Recharge Puja!
5 days ago
Beautiful Tara over water! Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat
2 weeks ago
The King of Fruits in Malaysia - durian. We're reviving the 70 odd trees in Kechara Forest Retreat, pesticide-free. Looking forward to some durians this year. - by Pastor Henry
2 weeks ago
TIBETAN RUEL RECHARGE PUJA⚡⚡ Preserving this centuries-old heritage, Kechara is proud to announce that on Saturday, 20 May 2017, the inaugural Tibetan Ruel Recharge Puja will be held at Kechara Forest Retreat.
2 weeks ago
Mantra Recitation during Wesak Day 2017 in Kechara Forest Retreat
2 weeks ago
Bathing the Buddha in Kechara Forest Retreat, Wesak Day 2017
2 weeks ago
Lama Chopa Puja in Kechara Forest Retreat, Wesak Day 2017
2 weeks ago
Wonderful performance by these beautiful kids during the Wesak celebration at Kechara Forest Retreat.
3 weeks ago
Bird Liberation this morning on Wesak Day in Kechara Forest Retreat
3 weeks ago
Special Tsog Tormo for the Lama Chopa Puja today in Kechara Forest Retreat.
3 weeks ago
Wesak Day is a most holy day within Buddhism. Join us in Kechara Forest Retreat
3 weeks ago
Learning Meditation is fun and beneficial! Improve your life by joining our Inner Peace Programme!
4 weeks ago
Join our Inner Peace Retreat in Kechara Forest Retreat for your corporate!
4 weeks ago
Tormas are make by hand by the Kechara Puja Team at Kechara Forest Retreat and are offered during the Puja to the Buddhas. http://www.kechara.com/kechara-house/pujas/special-pujas/
4 weeks ago
More visitors in Kechara Forest Retreat! Have you planned your visit already?
4 weeks ago
A big Thank You to the kind volunteers and to Jace Chong!
1 month ago
Make your weekend meaningful! Contact Jace Chong to volunteer in Kechara Forest Retreat for the aviaries.
1 month ago
Thank you to our young volunteer to improve the life of the birds in our aviary!
1 month ago
Day break at Kechara Forest Retreat! Sunrise meditation during Inner Reflection Retreat, April 2017
1 month ago
Inner Reflection in April 2017 with guests from USA, Singapore, China and UK! Join our upcoming meditation programs!
1 month ago
Visitors in Kechara Forest Retreat, circumambulating the holy Vajra Yogini Stupa. Picture credit Pastor Gimlee
1 month ago
Offering light to Lama Tsongkhapa in front of Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat
1 month ago
Please contact Jace Chong to find out more how to help with the aviary!
2 months ago
Kind volunteers are dedicating their time to help with the aviary! Thank you!
2 months ago
Car Blessing in Kechara Forest Retreat by Pastor Patsy. Ask for your car to be blessed at the Front Desk in Kechara Forest Retreat!
2 months ago
Animal Liberation in Kechara Forest Retreat led by Pastor Han Nee. Animals Liberation is recommended for healing, for longlife and for purification of negative Karma. - Pastor Antoinette
2 months ago
Dharma talk with Abby Foo in Kechara Forest Retreat, Wisdom Hall
2 months ago