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The Virtue of Giving

Wednesday, 23/10/2013 - 2:23pm

A simple and logical statement yet often forgotten as we constantly seek happiness from all that surrounds us. But what is it that truly gives us happiness; happiness from deep within, happiness which can last, and happiness that is infectious?

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Fishy Freedom

Monday, 30/9/2013 - 12:00am

Love animals? Want to see them free? Better yet, want to SET them free? Make your way down to Kepong [...]

Scream At The Silver Screen

Tuesday, 25/9/2012 - 4:56pm

Recently, His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche treated the dedicated staff and volunteers of all Kechara departments to the latest box office [...]

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September Animal Liberation at Kepong Metropolitan Park

Wednesday, 5/9/2012 - 2:09pm

Pastor Chia Song Peng gave the group a short sharing on the benefits of releasing animals before the recitation of [...]

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Live music in Kechara Care Lounge

Monday, 20/8/2012 - 8:07pm

Recently, Kechara played host to a musical night in KC Lounge on Saturday, 11th August 2012, from 8pm to 10pm. [...]

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Saving Lives on Wesak Day!

Tuesday, 8/5/2012 - 1:19am

It was a drizzling Wesak Day morning at Kepong Metropolitan Park where Animal Liberation was held in conjuction of Wesak [...]

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Inspiring and Fun Filled Orientation Week!

Tuesday, 27/3/2012 - 3:43pm

Welcome to the big family of Kechara! More than 40 newbies joined the English and Chinese Orientation Week held last [...]

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Hello Sock Wan!

Tuesday, 10/5/2011 - 4:48pm

The Kechara team are very excited to welcome Sock Wan into our Dharma family, and bid her congratulations on her [...]

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Care at the cinema

Monday, 2/5/2011 - 5:24pm

Always keen to reward hard work and commitment, and foster a sense of togetherness, Rinpoche often sponsors outings for his [...]

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Exterior beauty enhances inner beauty

Tuesday, 12/4/2011 - 4:19pm

At Kechara, not only is care taken for the well-being of one’s mind but a person’s outer beauty is also [...]

Searching for a heart of gold

Friday, 1/4/2011 - 3:44pm

I feel I’ve found that home I’d been searching for. It is a wonderful feeling that I can summarise by [...]

A new portfolio for Yek Yee

Friday, 11/3/2011 - 1:37am

As the number of Chinese speakers in Kechara continues to grow, Yek Yee has joined Kechara Care. In this department, [...]

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Welcome aboard, Cynthia!

Friday, 11/3/2011 - 1:06am

Being grateful and having benefited from Rinpoche’s teachings, Cynthia has chosen to join Kechara on a full-time basis…

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A bright future for Karen

Saturday, 5/3/2011 - 11:34pm

Karen Chong, a friendly and down-to-earth lady who lives and breathes for the fashion industry, has joined Kechara Care as [...]

February Orientation Day

Friday, 4/3/2011 - 5:11pm

In the Kechara spirit of always caring for our new members and old friends, Kechara Care have planned monthly Orientation [...]

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Prayers for long life

Saturday, 19/2/2011 - 4:39pm

Long life pujas are a chance for students to repair their relationship with their Guru, to purify their karma, and [...]

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Long life for the New Year

Thursday, 10/2/2011 - 11:33pm

Long life pujas are a wonderful way to create the merit for our Lama’s health to be stable, for his [...]

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Counting down to GSDP!

Wednesday, 9/2/2011 - 11:14pm

Let us celebrate a new year and new beginning with everything good…that is, good business, good relationship, good career and [...]

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GSDP returns!

Sunday, 30/1/2011 - 3:52am

The next exciting event coming up for Kechara is the 3rd Annual Grand Setrap and Dzambala Puja (GSDP)! Block off [...]

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Shopping for a good cause!

Sunday, 30/1/2011 - 12:51am

In collaboration with Lah Lah Land, Kechara Care had its very own flea market on 23 January at the Kechara [...]

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Simply the best

Wednesday, 19/1/2011 - 4:41pm

The first round of the Liaisons Council Incentive Programme (LCIP) concluded in January 2011, with the best performer May Woo [...]

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Kechara karaokes!

Wednesday, 19/1/2011 - 3:59am

Kecharians love to sing, and we love to sing out LOUD! Over the last week, two groups of people have [...]

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Shopping with the Buddha

Friday, 14/1/2011 - 3:18am

Running through Sunway Pyramid, flinging our way through countless clothing racks, it was easy to forget why we were there…

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Time for spring cleaning!

Wednesday, 29/12/2010 - 4:19pm

Yes, spring cleaning is in the air, and the Kechara Earth Project (KEP) is here to help you, with our [...]

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East meets West for Jamyang’s residents

Friday, 24/12/2010 - 6:33am

Jamyang House’s residents gathered some Kechara members and their families for a fun winter solstice-cum-Christmas Eve celebration!

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We have a winner!

Wednesday, 22/12/2010 - 6:39pm

December is a time for seasonal celebrations and this December, we have much to celebrate – the winners of the [...]

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Are you the one?

Friday, 10/12/2010 - 2:15pm

Kechara Care expands every day and with this expansion, we are dealing with more people. In dealing with more people, [...]

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Supermarket sweep

Wednesday, 8/12/2010 - 12:07pm

A huge shopping spree with His Eminence Tsem Tulku Rinpoche taught some Kecharians the valuable lesson of how kindness really [...]

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A new chapter: Kechara offers a prayer hall

Saturday, 27/11/2010 - 1:14am

There are few events as memorable in a Buddhist organisation’s history, as the offering of an entire prayer hall to [...]

And the winner is…

Thursday, 11/11/2010 - 1:11am

Been trembling with anticipation to find out who won our much talked-about media campaign for His Eminence Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s [...]

Spring cleaning

Thursday, 4/11/2010 - 5:12am

We’re consolidating our database and need you to tell us some information about yourselves so we can better serve you [...]

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A frightfully fun night: Halloween at Kechara

Monday, 1/11/2010 - 3:16pm

Last Friday saw a Halloween fright fest at Kechara Care Lounge as cackling witches, blood-sucking vampires and not-so-usual “beings” emerged [...]

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Recycling and Baby

Sunday, 31/10/2010 - 8:26pm

We now have space to store recycling items, located opposite Kechara House 2. In addition to our regular event on [...]

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Finding freedom in Malacca

Saturday, 23/10/2010 - 3:13am

The monthly animal liberation event in Kechara House (KH) has inspired our study groups to do the same – the [...]

It’s time to get ya freak on!

Wednesday, 20/10/2010 - 12:27pm

Unleash your freaky side and join us this Halloween at Kechara Care Lounge. We have a great line-up for you!

A birthday surprise!

Sunday, 17/10/2010 - 9:05am

Want to do something extra special for His Eminence Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s birthday this year? AND win a highly-coveted iPad [...]

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Freedom for fish

Sunday, 10/10/2010 - 12:09am

It might have been early, and they might have been sleepy but on 3 October 2010, a group of 30 [...]

A stylish addition!

Wednesday, 6/10/2010 - 6:01am

Young, fun and bursting with ideas, Ethan Chu recently joined Kechara Care as the latest member of this rapidly growing [...]

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Celebrating October with Kechara Paradise

Tuesday, 5/10/2010 - 5:53pm

Kechara Paradise celebrated their October babies’ birthday in Kechara Care with friends, staff and family…

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Making a little princess happy

Thursday, 30/9/2010 - 2:27pm

On a happy Monday, many Kechara friends and members gathered together to deliver gifts to a couple of our most [...]

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Double happiness

Thursday, 30/9/2010 - 1:24pm

The Kechara House Committee held an appreciation dinner at Kechara Care Lounge, to thank the volunteers and staff for their [...]

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Chinese Kechara.com goes live!

Thursday, 16/9/2010 - 7:45am

If you’re a regular visitor of the website and in possession of a sharp pair of eyes, you’ll have noticed [...]

Youthful beginnings

Wednesday, 15/9/2010 - 4:38am

Kechara’s got activities for the older generation and through Manjushri Kids’ Class, the younger ones are taken care of…but what [...]

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Sharing Setrap: Session 1!

Wednesday, 8/9/2010 - 3:34am

Tuesday evening after the Chinese Setrap Puja saw a group invited over to Kechara Care Lounge for a sharing session. [...]

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Time to be free!

Tuesday, 7/9/2010 - 3:28am

Last Sunday was our animal liberation day again! A group of enthusiastic Kechara volunteers and participants all gathered together on [...]

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Sing along with Kechara Care

Tuesday, 7/9/2010 - 2:45am

Sunday saw Kechara Care Lounge packed out for a special performance by the Kuantan study group. Three musicians from the [...]

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Be a winner in all the ways!

Thursday, 2/9/2010 - 12:31pm

As of 1 September 2010, the Liaisons Council have launched a three-month Incentive Program for Full Time Kechara Staff. Guess [...]

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New kid on the block!

Wednesday, 1/9/2010 - 6:38am

A new kid on the block has joined Kechara Care full time, adding yet another member to our beloved Kechara [...]

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Kids will be kids!

Thursday, 26/8/2010 - 5:08am

Kechara’s departments regularly organise outings for their staff, so why should the kids be left out? A bunch of Kechara [...]

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We don’t need a reason to party!

Thursday, 26/8/2010 - 2:47am

Dharma is fun, Dharma is playful, Dharma helps you to be you…and Kechara Care are going to show you how! [...]

Treat your body right

Wednesday, 25/8/2010 - 8:41am

Body aches, back aches, migraines, low vitality, work-related stress, hypertension, bad diet, skin freckles, hyper pigmentation – these are just [...]

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Birthday bash for the Leo babies!

Tuesday, 24/8/2010 - 8:42am

It seems like this is the month of birthday celebrations and many have chosen to have a blast at the [...]

Terrapin therapy

Saturday, 21/8/2010 - 3:59pm

Kecharians do not just liberate animals, but we follow up with the animals as well. Volunteers have gone back to [...]

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What a Family Funday!

Thursday, 12/8/2010 - 1:00am

Finally! The day the kids and kids-at-heart were looking forward to arrived, the Kechara Family Day. Four generations of Kechara [...]

Last Saturday night at KC!

Thursday, 12/8/2010 - 12:53am

It’s party time! Every Saturday, Kecharians and friends are set to polish their dancing shoes, and boogie the night away [...]

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Kechara Care’s first birthday celebration…and it’s not ours!

Wednesday, 11/8/2010 - 12:24am

Kechara Care has held its first birthday celebration in our new venue in SunwayMas…and for such a young department, it [...]

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Kuantan parties in KL

Sunday, 8/8/2010 - 8:33pm

At Kechara Care this weekend, ten adults and children had a fun night full of singing, belting out hit after [...]

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Smashing Saturday success!

Sunday, 1/8/2010 - 6:42am

Anyone who is anyone was at the opening of Kechara Care last Saturday! Sipping cappuccinos, lattes and non-alcoholic Monin mocktails, [...]

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THE scene to be seen in – Kechara Care opens!

Thursday, 29/7/2010 - 3:51pm

Picture this – you’re young, you’re hot, you’re spiritual. It’s a Saturday night, where do you go? The same clubs [...]

Careful finishing touches!

Sunday, 25/7/2010 - 5:15pm

There have been many exciting activities going on at Kechara Care this week, with the upcoming opening of the first-ever [...]

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Support in SunwayMas grows!

Wednesday, 21/7/2010 - 11:39pm

Just a few doors down from Kechara House, a different kind of supportive environment has been created for all of [...]

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From North (Carolina) to South (Malaysia)!

Thursday, 15/7/2010 - 4:32pm

Imagine yourself in a classroom learning about religion in a country you’ve never visited. For most people, their education would [...]

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Fish go free

Tuesday, 6/7/2010 - 5:40pm

It’s the time of the month again, when 100kg of fish was generously donated by many enthusiasts so they could [...]

Returning kindness

Thursday, 1/7/2010 - 8:02am

As we have been taught by His Eminence Tsem Tulku Rinpoche, it is the Kechara way to show our appreciation [...]

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Caring for Kechara

Thursday, 10/6/2010 - 5:01am

As one of Kechara’s youngest departments, Kechara Care has expanded quickly, to fulfil the need to give our growing number [...]

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Exploring Malaysia’s Culture…Via the Himalayas!

Thursday, 27/5/2010 - 6:28pm

In Malaysia’s multi-cultural society, it is no surprise that with so many groups living side-by-side in peace and harmony, that [...]

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A Day in Kechara

Thursday, 6/5/2010 - 3:37pm

This week’s Kechara Mini Tour – led by Nicholas Yu of Kechara Care – was attended by newcomers who were [...]

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A Liberating Update

Thursday, 6/5/2010 - 12:59pm

Another month, another liberation event, this time involving 42 men, women and children who gathered at the Kepong Metropolitan Park [...]

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Releasing Fish

Monday, 3/5/2010 - 11:06pm

Once a month Kecharians (Kechara members) and guests will put their money together and buy fish from the slaughter market [...]

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More Care for Kechara

Thursday, 29/4/2010 - 1:51pm

Joining the Kechara family FULL TIME this week is Nicholas Yu. With the support of loving wife Josephine, Nick quit [...]

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Down Under Visits

Thursday, 15/4/2010 - 1:34am

As Kechara expands, we welcome new friends and reconnect with old ones. This past week, Tsem Ladrang were happy to [...]

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Becky Moves In!

Sunday, 4/4/2010 - 8:56am

No sooner had we announced Becky Yap’s decision to join Dharma full-time than we are back announcing her move into [...]

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Midnight Blessings

Wednesday, 31/3/2010 - 8:50pm

With Buddhas, you never really know quite how things work or why they happen – a feeling, an auspicious sign, [...]

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Our Bill Steals the Show at STYLO Again!

Wednesday, 31/3/2010 - 7:05pm

STYLO, Kuala Lumpur’s premier fashion event was conceived as part of the South East Asian region’s Formula 1 activities, and [...]

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Fish-Freeing Fun

Wednesday, 24/3/2010 - 11:54am

It has been a joyous week full of good animal news, with Kechara and His Eminence Tsem Tulku Rinpoche saving [...]