Archive for 2013

The Heads of KFR, announced!

Mar 9, 2013
Tsangpur-KFR

After a 9 hour meeting last night with Rinpoche and some liaisons, it was decided that Dato’ Ruby Khong will be leading our WORLD PEACE TEMPLE project while Phng Li Kim will be heading KECHARA VILLAGE...

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Latest at KFR, 28 February 2013

Mar 1, 2013
Latest at KFR, 28 February 2013

Building work is now back in full swing at the Enchanted Forest and the Organic Garden after the Chinese New Year festive season. Here are the latest photographs of the developments at the Enchanted Forest and what the Green Team and volunteers are doing...

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Cleaning, weeding and pruning rain and shine

Feb 22, 2013
Cleaning, weeding and pruning rain and shine

This week, several volunteers came to KFR to work outdoors - clearing rubbish and debris in the various areas around KFR, while construction is being finished at the Enchanted Forest. Volunteers also participated in green works, such as weeding and pruning...

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The Enchanted Forest at the Kechara Forest Retreat

Feb 15, 2013
The Enchanted Forest at the Kechara Forest Retreat

After approximately three months’ construction work, the Enchanted Forest is now 90% complete. The design of the building was planned to provide a simple living and working area for Rinpoche and his personal attendants. One of the interesting features of this building is that some of the existing trees...

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KSA going all out for KFR

Feb 9, 2013
KSA going all out for KFR

While KFR has been busy with volunteers going up to clean, sweep and assemble furniture, there has also been a hive of activity at Kechara Saraswati Arts (KSA). Seamstresses and willing volunteers have been bustling at KSA these couple of days...

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KFR Development: As of 7 February 2013

Feb 7, 2013
KFR Development: As of 7 February 2013

KFR is a hive of activity just before Chinese New Year especially around the Enchanted Forest, which is very, very nearly done! Finishing touches are now being put on the interior fixtures of rooms within the Enchanted Forest and a massive clean-up is underway, making the whole place ready to be moved into. Volunteers...

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Animal Tales at KFR

Feb 6, 2013
Animal Tales at KFR

It all started when our Guru, H.E. Tsem Rinpoche, was living in the temporary cabins at KFR. Rinpoche would ask us to feed the dogs hanging around our living area. As time went by, these dogs started to live nearby because they knew they would not go hungry. For many years now, Rinpoche always...

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The Green Team!

Jan 31, 2013
The Green Team!

The Green Team started with three girls, Joy, Julia and Li Kheng, whom Rinpoche called “The Green Girls”. This team was established to help Li Kim who offered to lead all works related to planting in KFR. The Green Girls were far from green. In fact, cactus died under the care of Li Kheng,...

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KFR Development: As of 24 January 2013

Jan 25, 2013
KFR Development: As of 24 January 2013

It’s been more than a month since our last update and there has been lots of development at the Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR). After month-long heavy downpours during the monsoon season, the weather is much better now, enabling us to catch up with the construction. First of all, the main road leading from the...

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Visit Kechara Forest Retreat during Chinese New Year for an Auspicious Year of the Dog!
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"Pray to Tara for everything from business success, the safety and happiness of our family, it will be beneficial. As stated in the praise: “Desiring children you will gain offsprings; seek wealth and you will be granted riches; whatever you desire you will obtain”." From Dorje Shugden's Advice for the New Year 2018 http://bit.ly/2CAA853
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Visit Kechara Forest Retreat for an auspicious Chinese New Year!
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Happy Chinese New Year! May everyone be blessed by Dorje Shugden and Gyenze. Pastor Antoinette
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Burning Huge Incense for an Auspicious New Year of the Dog at Gyenze Chapel, Kechara Forest Retreat, Pastor Antoinette
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Kechara Forest Retreat is ready for Chinese New Year2018, Year of the Dog
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Laughter Yoga is fun! Read more about Laughter Yoga in Kechara Forest Retreat here: http://www.kechara.com/peace-centre/news/laughing-is-the-best-medicine/
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Recently in Kechara Forest Retreat - yes... it is Laughter Yoga!
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2018 the Year of Golden Dog - Make your Wishfulfilling to Gyenze, Kechara Forest Retreat and welcome abundance, health, wealth, merits and grant our wishes for the New Year.
1 month ago
Boy, the cockatoo who loves toys. This is the playground we hang toys for him to play and bite, to keep him busy and happy. Parrots are in intelligent animals. Boy likes to try everything out and we make it fun for him in our aviary. retreat.kechara.com/aviary (Jace Chong) shared by Pastor Antoinette
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Start the Year of the Dog with an Abundance of Blessings and Good Energy!
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Klang visitors in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat and making a connection with Buddha and Protector Dorje Shugden, January 2018.
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Thank you Klang visitors, for coming to visit Kechara Forest Retreat and make a connection with Dorje Shugden, January 2018. Picture while getting ready to pay homage to H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche's throne.
1 month ago
Paying hommage to Loma Gyoma in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong. "As the emanation of Tara, Loma Gyonma is regarded as Lhamo Rithrodma, the 20th Tara as mentioned in the “Praise to the Twenty One Taras”. The praise to Lhamo Rithrodma states that her right eye emits blazing rays of light that burns away all the lords of diseases and epidemics." P. Antoinette - From the article Nageshvaraja and Loma Gyoma arrives to KFR! http://bit.ly/2FJyp0g
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Holy site light offering in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, Malaysia.
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Kechara Forest Retreat’s Meditation program featured in China Press.
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Dukkar Puja in Wisdom Hall, to purify the karma for being wrongly accused such as in arguments or legal cases and protects those who travel frequently. Find out more here: http://www.kechara.com/kechara-house/pujas/dukkar-puja/ and here: https://www.vajrasecrets.com/dukkar-chakra
2 months ago
Lama Tsongkhapa Retreat in Wisdom Hall, December 2017 in Kechara Forest Retreat
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Holy site light offering at Tsongkhapa Day 2017 in Kechara Forest Retreat! ❤️❤️❤️
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Animal Liberation on Medicine Buddha Hill, led by Pastor Han Nee, assisted by CK Siah on Lama Tsongkhapa day. By practicing Animal Liberation, you gain the benefits of Healing, Long Life and Purification of Negative Actions.
2 months ago
Recently, on Lama Tsongkhapa day, many too the opportunity to offer light to the Buddhas in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong.
2 months ago
After weeks of cleaning and repainting, the Recovery Aviary finally decorated like a Christmas party welcoming the birds back home! from Jace Chong
2 months ago
Fun time during creative painting session @ Kechara Forest Retreat !
3 months ago
Learning how to fold a khata during the 3N2D kids and teenagers Manjushri Retreat, at Kechara Forest Retreat
3 months ago
Ready for the Manjushri kids and teenagers retreat with a good motivation at Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong
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3D2N of Children Manjushri Retreat began yesterday in Kechara Forest Retreat. Rejoice to all children who participate and get connection with Wisdom Buddha Manjushri. May all be blessed by Buddha Manjushri.
3 months ago
The Vajrayogini Stupa at Kechara Forest Retreat Vajrayogini, is a representation of complete Buddhahood in female form, and her heaven was chosen as the name of H.E. Tsem Rinpoche‘s Buddhist organization, Kechara. If you would like to visit the Vajrayogini stupa, do join one of the Kechara Forest Retreat tours. To find out the next available date, please call 03-7803 3908.
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