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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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.
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Many visitors have an audience with sacred Gyenze at the Gyenze Chapel! Do visit our Gyenze Chapel, open 24/7!
2 weeks ago
Our weekly Bigfoot Fleamarket Team had a surprise for our visitors! Every Saturday evening Bigfoot Fleamarket @Bentong Walk !
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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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Precious opportunity only in Kechara Forest Retreat, Vajra Yogini Candle Retreat! Thank you to our kind volunteers for cleaning the butterlamps!
3 weeks ago
Visitors this Sunday in wonderful Kechara Forest Retreat!
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Visitors in front of sacred Dorje Shugden in Wisdom Hall. Plan your trip to holy Kechara Forest Retreat, open daily from 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm.
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New in Bentong! Bigfoot Universe!
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Pastor Tat Ming is sharing information on Dorje Shugden and Buddhism to our dear visitors in Wisdom Hall.
3 weeks ago
Listening to Rinpoche's teachings in Naropa's Cave, only in Kechara Forest Retreat!
3 weeks ago
Naropa's cave in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat is a must-visit!
4 weeks ago
Kechara has opened Bigfoot Universe Sdn Bhd, a second hand store near Kechara Forest Retreat in Bentong, Malaysia.
4 weeks ago
Manjushri Puja in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat by the Puja Team
4 weeks ago
2017 edition of Hari Malaysia Gotong Royong at Kechara Forest Retreat cleaning up Jalan Chamang
1 month 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 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
1 month ago
"Gimme SNACKS!" Dechog, the greedy Cockatoo retreat.kechara.com/aviary — at Kechara Forest Retreat, by Jace Chong
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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.
1 month ago
Over 100 candles lighting up at Lord Gyenze Chapel. May the sponsor can fulfil all wishes. FB by Pastor Yek Yee
1 month 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
1 month 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
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Welcoming tour group from Port Dickson to Kechara Forest Retreat!!
2 months ago
Many kind volunteers helped all day long to make this sacred day a success.
2 months ago
Everyone was fully engaged in the prayers during the Lama Chopa Puja. Ullambana Day 2017, Kechara Forest Retreat
2 months 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
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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.
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Gyabshi Puja, Ullambana Day 2017 in Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat.
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