Archive for 2015

Welcoming A Visiting Monk

Jun 2, 2015
Welcoming A Visiting Monk

Kechara Forest Retreat has been fortunate to host the visit of H.E. the 7th Panglung Kuten, also known as Choje-la. During a puja (prayer ritual), Choje-la cleared the land of obstacles for further works. The ritual also blessed the environment so that all programmes and activities held here will be beneficial. Attendees of the...

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Work Starts on the Fish Pond

Jun 2, 2015
Work Starts on the Fish Pond

Today (June 1, 2015), work began on the fish pond at Kechara Forest Retreat! Located just behind H.E. Tsem Rinpoche’s cabin, those driving or walking along Kechara Drive will be able to view the pond. Overseeing this project is JP Thong, the head of Tsem Ladrang (Tsem Rinpoche’s private office). As with all works...

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The Green Team at Work!

May 28, 2015
The Green Team at Work!

As Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR) gears up for Phase 2 of our development, the Green Team have been hard at work beautifying the land to keep it as a lush, green oasis of peace and calm. The month of May has been a happy one for the plants at KFR. Thanks to the consistent...

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2D1N Inner Peace Retreat

Apr 15, 2015
2D1N Inner Peace Retreat

Immerse yourself in a 2D1N introductory meditation weekend surrounded by the lush forests of Pahang. You will learn meditation techniques that will leave you with a peaceful state of mind, heightened awareness and inspired to tackle life’s daily challenges...

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One Day Meditation at Kechara

Mar 19, 2015
One Day Meditation at Kechara

Kechara will be organising a 1 Day Meditation on 21 March 2015 at Kechara Forest Retreat, Bentong, Pahang. In this one day course, we will be focusing on “Calm and Insight Meditation”, a form of meditation that cultivates calm abiding (śamatha) and special insight (vipaśyanā) The purpose of Buddhist meditation is primarily to achieve...

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2015 Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Jan 7, 2015
2015 Inner Peace Retreat at Kechara

Immerse yourself in a 2D1N introductory meditation weekend surrounded by the lush forests of Pahang. You will learn meditation techniques that will leave you with a peaceful state of mind, heightened awareness and inspired to tackle life’s daily challenges...

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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!
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The Pre-Loved Sales at Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat, called Naropa's cave, is open every day of the week.
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Meditating under a rainbow arc
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Beautiful vibrant Tibetan chants, traditional ritual music and powerful good energies all around during the Tibetan Ruel Recharge Puja!
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Beautiful Tara over water! Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat
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The King of Fruits in Malaysia - durian. We're reviving the 70 odd trees in Kechara Forest Retreat, pesticide-free. Looking forward to some durians this year. - by Pastor Henry
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TIBETAN RUEL RECHARGE PUJA⚡⚡ Preserving this centuries-old heritage, Kechara is proud to announce that on Saturday, 20 May 2017, the inaugural Tibetan Ruel Recharge Puja will be held at Kechara Forest Retreat.
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Mantra Recitation during Wesak Day 2017 in Kechara Forest Retreat
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Bathing the Buddha in Kechara Forest Retreat, Wesak Day 2017
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Lama Chopa Puja in Kechara Forest Retreat, Wesak Day 2017
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Wonderful performance by these beautiful kids during the Wesak celebration at Kechara Forest Retreat.
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Bird Liberation this morning on Wesak Day in Kechara Forest Retreat
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Special Tsog Tormo for the Lama Chopa Puja today in Kechara Forest Retreat.
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Wesak Day is a most holy day within Buddhism. Join us in Kechara Forest Retreat
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Learning Meditation is fun and beneficial! Improve your life by joining our Inner Peace Programme!
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Join our Inner Peace Retreat in Kechara Forest Retreat for your corporate!
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Tormas are make by hand by the Kechara Puja Team at Kechara Forest Retreat and are offered during the Puja to the Buddhas. http://www.kechara.com/kechara-house/pujas/special-pujas/
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More visitors in Kechara Forest Retreat! Have you planned your visit already?
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A big Thank You to the kind volunteers and to Jace Chong!
1 month ago
Make your weekend meaningful! Contact Jace Chong to volunteer in Kechara Forest Retreat for the aviaries.
1 month ago
Thank you to our young volunteer to improve the life of the birds in our aviary!
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Day break at Kechara Forest Retreat! Sunrise meditation during Inner Reflection Retreat, April 2017
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Inner Reflection in April 2017 with guests from USA, Singapore, China and UK! Join our upcoming meditation programs!
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Visitors in Kechara Forest Retreat, circumambulating the holy Vajra Yogini Stupa. Picture credit Pastor Gimlee
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Offering light to Lama Tsongkhapa in front of Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat
1 month ago
Please contact Jace Chong to find out more how to help with the aviary!
2 months ago
Kind volunteers are dedicating their time to help with the aviary! Thank you!
2 months ago
Car Blessing in Kechara Forest Retreat by Pastor Patsy. Ask for your car to be blessed at the Front Desk in Kechara Forest Retreat!
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Animal Liberation in Kechara Forest Retreat led by Pastor Han Nee. Animals Liberation is recommended for healing, for longlife and for purification of negative Karma. - Pastor Antoinette
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Dharma talk with Abby Foo in Kechara Forest Retreat, Wisdom Hall
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