Archive for 2013

Rev. You Wei visits KFR

Oct 5, 2013
Rev. You Wei visits KFR

On the second week of September, Rev. You Wei visited the Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR) together with his attendant. Rev. You Wei was in awe with the progress of KFR especially the Wisdom Hall, Dukkar Apartments and also Manjushri Hill in KFR...

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A New Board for a New Future

Sep 21, 2013
A New Board for a New Future

In 2006, two years after Kechara House was established, the Liaisons Council of His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche was established. The Liaisons Council was established to help the organisation function more efficiently and effectively on an operational level. The concept of this structure stems from the changtzo system in the monastic institution of the great...

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The First Retreat at Dukkar Apartments

Sep 17, 2013
The First Retreat at Dukkar Apartments

Whenever we embark on a huge project that will bring about tremendous benefit to others, there are bound to be obstacles that arise due to our negative karma, as well as the negative karma of the people who would potentially be benefited by the project. Dato’ Ruby Khong is spearheading one of the biggest...

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Building KFR – A miracle over a mere 12 Months!

Sep 5, 2013
Building KFR – A miracle over a mere 12 Months!

The townsfolk in Bentong have often said that Kechara Forest Retreat is the largest development they have ever heard of in Bentong and that the swiftness of the building is incomparable! The contractors that have worked and are working on the various projects within the site have also echoed that sentiment. In fact, the...

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Dukkar Arrives at KFR!

Sep 4, 2013
Dukkar Arrives at KFR!

18 August 2013 was an auspicious day when the holy 1000-armed Dukkar herself arrived at Dukkar Apts. Dukkar in her full form is one of the most complex deities in the Tibetan Buddhist pantheon. Also known as Sitatapatra in Sanskrit, Dukkar is white in colour and her full form has 1000 faces, 1000 hands...

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A Race to KFR!

Aug 21, 2013
A Race to KFR!

Hong Kong actress, Race Wong visits KFR once every few months and is amazed at the speed of the development so far...

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My journey to KFR

Aug 6, 2013
Ong Moh Mei shovelling gravel for a pathway.

By Ong Moh Mei, Operating Manager of Dukkar Apts I was born in Sibu, Sarawak and grew up in a very remote inland town where there was little exposure to the outside world and in a time when the internet and mobile phones were rare. In fact, I only saw the sea for the...

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Kechara Forest Retreat in Oriental Daily Newspaper

Aug 1, 2013
Kechara Forest Retreat in Oriental Daily Newspaper

Kechara Forest Retreat was featured in the Oriental Daily Newspaper on 21 June 2013. Featuring interviews of Pastor Yek Yee and JP Thong, liaisons to His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche, Oriental Daily aptly reported on the vision of Kechara Forest Retreat. As Pastor Yek Yee explained, most people have different and varied understandings of how and...

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Inside the new gift building

Aug 1, 2013
Shelves of gifts that are categorized by function and type

The wait is over, and it’s finally complete! Welcome to the new gift section at Kechara Forest Retreat; a standalone building beside the beautiful Wisdom Hall where the Public Relations team of Tsem Ladrang operates from. Starting out from a humble 400 sqft room in the Ladrang in Kuala Lumpur, to a 900 square...

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Vetiver: How a simple plant can help save a forest

Jul 23, 2013
Vetiver: How a simple plant can help save a forest

The monsoon season in Malaysia is very unforgiving and the tropical rain is relentless. While the Kechara Forest Retreat is under construction, there have been concerns on the erosive impact of the monsoons rain on KFR’s hill slopes. Engineers and soil specialists have provided various solutions, but our own Wan Wai Meng came up with...

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Dukkar Apartments are almost ready!

Jul 14, 2013
Dukkar Apartments are almost ready!

Dukkar Apartments are almost complete! This complex of 32 metal containers, 30 of which are guest rooms and two are storage rooms, is getting its finishing touches this weekend...

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Sneak Peek of Kechara Forest Retreat

Jul 13, 2013
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As you know we are building Kechara Forest Retreat in stages. Stage one is nearly complete. I wanted to give you a sneak peek of what is happening at a glance in Kechara Forest Retreat. So many Kecharians have been working hard to complete the first stage...

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Naropa's cave in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat is a must-visit!
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Kechara has opened Bigfoot Universe Sdn Bhd, a second hand store near Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, Malaysia.
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Manjushri Puja in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat by the Puja Team
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2017 edition of Hari Malaysia Gotong Royong at Kechara Forest Retreat cleaning up Jalan Chamang
1 week ago
Kechara House Puja House team and volunteers accomplished today gotong-royong together!!! This is call team spirit!! by Frederick Law
1 week ago
Kechara House Puja House team and volunteers accomplished today gotong-royong together!!! This is call team spirit!! by Frederick Law
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Kechara is very happy to have sponsors like KLH Machinery & Hardware and CTM Machinery Construction, who loaned us lorries and backhoe to help with the bulkier rubbish. Gotong Royong and Hari Malaysia 2017 at Kechara Forest Retreat
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Today at Gotong Royong, Kecharians were cleaning up Jalan Chamang that is leading to one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world, Chamang Waterfall.
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Visit sacred Gyenze at the Gyenze Chapel in Kechara Forest Retreat! Gyenze is the increase for of Dorje Shugden! Please read here: Dorje Shugden Gyenze to Increase Life, Merits and Wealth http://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/prayers-and-sadhanas/dorje-shugden-gyenze-to-increase-life-merits-and-wealth.html
2 weeks ago
"Gimme SNACKS!" Dechog, the greedy Cockatoo retreat.kechara.com/aviary — at Kechara Forest Retreat, by Jace Chong
2 weeks ago
Lord Gyenze puja conducted at Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat. Gyenze is Lord Dorje Shugden in a Wealth form specifically to help us gain resources through correct means.
2 weeks ago
Over 100 candles lighting up at Lord Gyenze Chapel. May the sponsor can fulfil all wishes. FB by Pastor Yek Yee
3 weeks ago
Did you know that you can order a Butterlamp to be placed at the Gyenze Chapel, Kechara Forest Retreat? Here is the link: https://www.vajrasecrets.com/wishfulfilling-lamps-for-life-fund
3 weeks ago
Offering light to Lama Tsongkhapa at Wisdom Hall. Read here about the benefits of offering lights to the Buddha: http://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/butterlamps.html
3 weeks ago
Welcoming tour group from Port Dickson to Kechara Forest Retreat!!
3 weeks ago
Many kind volunteers helped all day long to make this sacred day a success.
4 weeks ago
Everyone was fully engaged in the prayers during the Lama Chopa Puja. Ullambana Day 2017, Kechara Forest Retreat
4 weeks ago
Lama Chopa with Tsog Ritual was performed on Sunday morning, generating a tremendous amount of merits on Ullambana Day 2017 in Kechara Forest Retreat
4 weeks ago
Many grabbed the opportunity to circumambulate the sacred 15 feet Vajrayogini Stupa. The Stupa is symbolising the fully Enlightened mind. mind and the path to Enlightenment.
4 weeks ago
Gyabshi Puja, Ullambana Day 2017 in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat.
4 weeks ago
Many people had the great opportunity to participate in the Gyabshi Puja, a very powerful puja to clear obstacles such as severe illness, dangerous spirit disturbances, financial or legal issues.
4 weeks ago
More pictures from Ullambana Day 2017 in Kechara Forest Retreat!
4 weeks ago
Happy Visitors at Manjushri Nagarakshasa in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong
4 weeks ago
Ullambana Day in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat
4 weeks ago
Incense offering at the Gyenze Chapel for Ullambana Day!
4 weeks ago
Today was Ullambana Day in Kechara Forest Retreat! Many took the opportunity to offered a big incense.
4 weeks ago
So fortunate to have the opportunity to make this lights offering to the beautiful Buddha, Lady Vajrayogini... May clarity come and kindness grow, may Lord Dorje Shugden guide us out of the cyclic existence of sufferings. By Sofi Lim on FB
1 month ago
Beautiful and healthy veggies harvested in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, Malaysia!
1 month ago
Dorje Shugden Puja in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat. You can order a Puja through Kechara House or http://www.vajrasecrets.com
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Many visitors today are blessed by Dorje Shugden in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat!
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