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2015 Halloween Night in the Forest

2015 Halloween Night in the Forest

Oct 31, 2015 | Views: 12

The end of October marks the ghoulish season of Halloween, with spider webs hung from corner to corner and streets filled with the costumed horrors. Halloween is celebrated no...

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The Importance of Death in Life

The Importance of Death in Life

Oct 31, 2015 | Views: 299

A Dharma Talk in Chinese by Pastor Lanse Chiah We are heading towards death from the day we were born. Yet, we do not know what is waiting for us...

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Black Manjushri and An Overview of the Mind

Black Manjushri and An Overview of the Mind

Oct 29, 2015 | Views: 216

Kechara Forest Retreat was originally envisioned by H.E. the 25th Tsem Rinpoche to be a place where home-grown spiritual teachers, meditators and practitioners are created. To initiate this tradition,...

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Jalan Chamang Clean Up – Happy Malaysia Day!

Jalan Chamang Clean Up – Happy Malaysia Day!

Sep 16, 2015 | Views: 169

On 16 September 1963, a new federation was formed between Malaya, North Borneo, Sarawak and Singapore. A new agreement, called the Malaysia Agreement 1963, set out the terms and conditions...

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The Gyenze Chapel – Increasing Form of Dorje Shugden

The Gyenze Chapel – Increasing Form of Dorje Shugden

Sep 11, 2015 | Views: 438

At the external perimeters of Kechara Forest Retreat, is a chapel dedicated to the increasing form of Dorje Shugden, Gyenze. Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week,...

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Vajrayogini Stupa at Kechara Forest Retreat

Vajrayogini Stupa at Kechara Forest Retreat

Sep 11, 2015 | Views: 246

Completed in July 2014, the 15-ft Vajrayogini Stupa at Kechara Forest Retreat took 3-4 months to construct, design and consecrate. Vajrayogini, is a representation of complete Buddhahood in female form,...

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Dukkar Apartments featured on Creative Home

Dukkar Apartments featured on Creative Home

Sep 10, 2015 | Views: 232

As we enter Phase 2, Kechara Forest Retreat is proud to have already been featured in an interior design e-magazine, Creative Home X. Under the publishing house iN Publishers...

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Herb Garden by Pastor Chia

Herb Garden by Pastor Chia

Sep 9, 2015 | Views: 94

At Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR), every aspect of the land is in line with our motto “creating conscious communities“. This includes recycling, using naturally-sourced river water for irrigation, and...

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Papaya Trees Bear Fruit!

Papaya Trees Bear Fruit!

Sep 8, 2015 | Views: 49

The papaya plant located behind Dukkar Apartments have been flourishing and bearing fruit. Currently, they are not ripe enough to be harvested, as mature papaya skin turns slight yellow...

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Limau Kasturi (Calamondin) Provides Us With Vitamin C!

Limau Kasturi (Calamondin) Provides Us With Vitamin C!

Sep 8, 2015 | Views: 1,345

Known as limau kasturi (or calamansi) in Malaysia, the Calamondin tree is a hybrid between the genus citrus and Fortunella (kumquats). Native to China, it was first introduced to the United...

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Dorje Shugden For A Lucky Group

Dorje Shugden For A Lucky Group

Sep 8, 2015 | Views: 83

After the completion of Phase 1, Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR) has been gradually opening up to the public. Included in the completion of Phase 1 is the Wisdom Hall, Vajrayogini...

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Faces of Kechara Forest Retreat – Pastor Gim Lee

Faces of Kechara Forest Retreat – Pastor Gim Lee

Sep 8, 2015 | Views: 50

For some people, the attraction towards Buddhism starts at a very young age. They are naturally inclined towards anything spiritual, such as the sounds of Buddhist chants, the maroon-coloured...

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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.
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Listening to Rinpoche's teachings in Naropa's Cave, only in Kechara Forest Retreat!
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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
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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
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"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
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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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