Archive for 2014

Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Nov 8, 2014
Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Kechara will be organising a 2 days 1 nights meditation retreat from 15 to 16 November 2014 at Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, Pahang. If you are interested in participating, please do not hesitate to contact us at +603 7803 3908 or email to care@kechara.com...

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Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 14 September 2014

Sep 20, 2014
Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 14 September 2014

A good way to spend a pleasant weekend away from Kuala Lumpur is a visit to the Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, Pahang. By now, many people have heard of Kechara Forest Retreat and its major attractions. Some are keen to join the trip to see for themselves the vision of H. E.Tsem Rinpoche...

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Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

Jun 10, 2014
Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice: May 2014

On the weekend of 30 & 31 May 2014, Kechara Forest Retreat hosted a Lama Tsongkhapa Sadhana Practice session. This retreat provides an environment for committed practitioners to strengthen their spiritual practice over two days and one night. A focused atmosphere, a discipline of silence and proper guidance from experienced Pastors throughout the sessions...

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Rotary Club Indera Mahkota visits KFR

Jun 5, 2014
Rotary Club Indera Mahkota visits KFR

Kechara Forest Retreat welcomed another group of 27 visitors on 1 June, organised by Leonard Chia of Kechara’s Kuantan Study Group. The group, consisting of 19 adults and 8 children, are members of the Rotary Club of Indera Mahkota. They are no strangers to voluntary work in the East Coast. The group began the tour...

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Kuen Cheng Alumni visits KFR

Jun 2, 2014
Kuen Cheng Alumni visits KFR

Kechara Forest Retreat is getting more visitors during weekends and sometimes even weekdays! We recently welcomed a wonderful mix of 34 adults and children from the Kuen Cheng Alumni on 1 June 2014. Animal Liberation is one of Kechara’s activities that promote compassion towards all living beings. It is a popular family activity and an...

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Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 10 May 2014

May 20, 2014
Kechara Forest Retreat Day Tour: 10 May 2014

Kechara organizes half day tours to the Kechara Forest Retreat once a month for anyone interested to participate. Many guests take this opportunity to bring their families and friends to visit our retreat centre and to experience for themselves the vision of His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche. The most recent tour took place on Saturday,...

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Celebrate Wesak Day with Kechara in KFR

Apr 21, 2014
Celebrate Wesak Day with Kechara in KFR

Kechara will be celebrating Wesak Day on Tuesday 13th May at the Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, and you are cordially invited to join us for this auspicious celebration. Wesak Day is the three fold day of celebration commemorating the Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and passing into Parinirvana. The full moon day of the Visakha...

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MH370 Prayer at KFR

Apr 13, 2014
MH370 Prayer at KFR

Recently, Kechara held a special prayer session for those on board missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 at the Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, Pahang. More than 400 people from Kuala Lumpur and Pahang joined the mass prayer session to show their support and care to those on board and their family members. Various...

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2014 Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony

Apr 9, 2014
2014 Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony

Kechara will be holding a Buddhist Pastor Ordination Ceremony on 17 April 2014, on the auspicious Wind-Wind day according to the traditional Tibetan calendar, at the Kechara Forest Retreat. Four new pastors will be ordained: Pastor Niral Patel, Pastor Loh Seng Piow, Pastor David Lai, and Pastor Henry Ooi. Kechara’s pastors are special people who...

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A Special Prayer for MH370

Apr 8, 2014
A Special Prayer for MH370

Join us for a special prayer session dedicated to the crew, passengers, families and friends of those on board flight MH370. Hand in hand, let’s express our care, hope and compassion. This special prayer session will be held on 13 April 2014 (Sunday), at the Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, Pahang. Programme 9.00am Registration 9.30am Arrival...

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KFR featured on National TV’s meditation programme

Apr 4, 2014
KFR featured on National TV’s meditation programme

Breathing meditation and walking meditation as a way of stress relief was recently featured in Radio Televisyen Malaysia (RTM)’s Galeri Nasional Mandarin TV programme. Amidst the lush greenery of the Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong Pahang, Kechara’s Pastors were interviewed and gave a demonstration on the correct way to do walking and breathing meditation,...

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Manjushri Sadhana Practice 22-23 March 2014

Apr 1, 2014
Manjushri Sadhana Practice 22-23 March 2014

Manjushri is the Sanskrit name for the Buddha of Wisdom, the embodiment of omniscient wisdom of all enlightened beings. In Chinese he is known as Wen-shu Pusa and in Tibetan Jampalyang. Manjushri has been regarded as the crown prince of the Buddha’s teachings, the one who best explains Buddha’s wisdom. Wisdom helps us see...

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Fun time during creative painting session @ Kechara Forest Retreat !
1 week ago
Learning how to fold a khata during the 3N2D kids and teenagers Manjushri Retreat, at Kechara Forest Retreat
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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.
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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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Laughter Yoga is back with it's first session conducted by Karen in Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong. retreat.kechara com
2 weeks ago
Visiting world largest Dorje Shugden Statue in the world in Kechara Forest Retreat by Pee Bee Chong
3 weeks ago
In Kechara Forest Retreat you can offer light / candles to Manjushri Nagarakshasa. Read here more about this rare form of the Buddha of Wisdom, Manjushri. http://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/kechara-13-depts/manjushri-nagarakshasa-comes-to-kfr.html
3 weeks ago
Visit the Bigfoot Universe! Latest addition at Bigfoot Universe store. Bigfoot T- Shirt available here: Address : Bigfoot Universe P20 - G Jalan MG 3, Bentong, Pahang.
3 weeks ago
At Dukkar Apartment, Kechara Forest Retreat, this morning, we completed a three day Amitayus Retreat and promised to come together for this spiritually powerful retreat again in the near future. We had looked forward to this retreat and, owing to the blessings of our Guru, Tsem Rinpoche, and Dorje Shugden, it went smoothly and as planned. by Pastor Han Nee
4 weeks ago
Join our study courses! NEW! Only in Kechara Forest Retreat http://retreat.kechara.com/news/right-thought-comes-with-right-learning/
1 month ago
Glory be to Nagaraja Buddha who saves us from the Three Lower Realms! His hand mudra indicates He saves you from the Three Lower Realms when you worship Him. Nageshvaraja is one of the 35 Confessional Buddhas as listed within the Mahayana Sutra of the Three Superior Heaps that we prostate to in order to purify heavy negative actions. ~Tsem Rinpoche TAYATHA OM TATHAGATA BHAGAWAN NAGARAZEY SHORA ATI-DHANA ATI-TIDEY SOHA
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Everybody likes Bigfoot! See you in Bentong!
1 month ago
Visit Kechara Forest Retreat, here with the magnificent Dream Manjushri at the pond.
2 months ago
Visitors in Kechara Forest Retreat today! Come to Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, to receive the blessings of holy Buddhas on sacred land.
2 months ago
Have you already visited the Bigfoot Universe in Bentong? A must visit! Bigfoot Universe P20 - G Jalan MG3, Bentong, Pahang!
2 months ago
A group of visitors circumambulating the newly installed powerful Nageshvaraja statue in Kechara Forest Retreat!
2 months ago
Bountiful offerings on H.E. the 25th Tsem Tulku Rinpoche's Birthday in Kechara Forest Retreat, Malaysia.
2 months ago
On H.E. Tsem Rinpche's birthday, many people were attending the Lama Chopa Puja in Kechara Forest Retreat Wisdom Hall, dedicated to H.E. Tsem Rinpoche's long life and good health.
2 months ago
Our team of pastors are ordinary people who have made a commitment towards their spirituality, and the spirituality of others.
2 months ago
"By showing animals kindness, we can develop that quality in our hearts to share with each other creating a better world, a more peaceful world." ~H. E. the 25th Tsem Rinpoche
2 months ago
May all who come to see Loma Gyonma's holy image be forever blessed with the causes for healing and long life. @Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong
2 months ago
Congratulations to the newly wed couple, who received blessings from Kechara's Pastor Tat Ming at Kechara Forest Retreat, Wisdom Hall.
2 months ago
Happy Kecharians pose with the Buddha Nageshvaraja, a very powerful deity for purification of negative karma
2 months ago
We are honoured to welcome beautiful and majestic Buddha Nageshvaraja in Kechara Forest Retreat!
2 months ago
Ideal for a family trip! Visit Kechara Forest Retreat and meet our birds at the aviary! Open daily from 10am to 5pm, Bentong, Chamang Road.
2 months ago
Many visitors have an audience with sacred Gyenze at the Gyenze Chapel! Do visit our Gyenze Chapel, open 24/7!
2 months ago
Our weekly Bigfoot Fleamarket Team had a surprise for our visitors! Every Saturday evening Bigfoot Fleamarket @Bentong Walk !
2 months ago
Visit our aviary and make friends with our cockatoos! Here is Yenpin jie-jie visiting the Aviary ❤ retreat.kechara.com/aviary
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