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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Check out Naropa's cave for many blessings! Only at Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong!
1 week ago
3 day Amitayus retreat completed in Dukkar Apartment, Kechara Forest Retreat!
2 weeks ago
Find your precious Dharma books @ Naropa's Cave in Kechara Forest Retreat
2 weeks ago
Get your personal Bigfoot picture here: Kechara Puja House Bentong 18 Jalan Ah Peng 28700 Bentong
2 weeks ago
Did you visit already Puja House in Bentong?
2 weeks ago
Thank you Mr. Albert Kam for spending meaningful time in Kechara Forest Retreat and helping our birds in the aviary.
2 weeks ago
2 weeks ago
Many visitors in Naropa's cave this afternoon in Wisdom Hall.
3 weeks ago
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.
3 weeks ago
Many visited Kechara Forest Retreat during the long holiday break and visited the largest Dorje Shugden statue in the world.
4 weeks ago
Pastor Blessing, here with Pastor Tat Ming, available in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat
4 weeks ago
In loving memory of Rinpoche's beloved Mumu, Yogi. A statue of Mumu at Vajrayogini Stupa at Kechara Forest Retreat.
4 weeks ago
Kechara House at Bentong, Pahang is officially open to public. No. 18, Jln. Ah Peng 28700 Bentong Pahang
4 weeks 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
1 month ago
Super cool and unique blessings by powerful protector Dorje Shugden available at Naropa's cave, Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong.
1 month ago
Did you get already your picture with Bigfoot in Bentong? The latest must do for Bigfoot fans!
1 month ago
Join the Inner Reflection Retreat in Kechara Forest Retreat, 3days/2nights http://retreat.kechara.com/inner-reflection-retreat/
1 month ago
Dorje Shugden watches available at Naropa's cave in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong !
1 month ago
More people engage in the VajraYogini 100.000 Butterlamp Retreat
2 months ago
Auspicious Mongolian Omen! Please read more here: https://goo.gl/xXQcJ3 in English and here: https://goo.gl/75ucfr in Chinese.
2 months ago
Meaningful activities during holiday break by our kind volunteers in Kechara Forest Retreat. Thank you!
2 months ago
Lord Manjushri ‘arising’ from the water blesses everyone at the Fish Pond in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong.
2 months ago
A double-rainbow appeared clearly above Kechara Forest Retreat after the Druchuma Puja on Saturday 3rd June 2017! Very auspicious!
2 months ago
100.000 Butterlamp Retreat in Kechara Forest Retreat, Ladrang, dedicated to Lord Vajra Yogini! Join this precious opportunity !
2 months ago
See you in Naropa's cave, Kechara Forest Retreat for amazing Dharma items!
2 months ago
Visitors are Offering a Khata and Paying Respect to H.E. Tsem Rinpoche's Throne Today
2 months ago
88 Visitors from Melaka in Kechara Forest Retreat, Wisdom Hall
2 months ago
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!
2 months ago
The Pre-Loved Sales at Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat, called Naropa's cave, is open every day of the week.
2 months ago
Meditating under a rainbow arc
2 months ago