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Wesak Day

Monday, 29/4/2019 - 8:12pm

Celebrated by Buddhists everywhere, Wesak Day commemorates the three most significant events in the life of Buddha Shakyamuni – the birth of Prince Siddhartha Gautama, his Enlightenment in becoming Buddha Shakyamuni and the occasion of his parinirvana. Of all the days in the year, the holiest for Buddhists is Wesak. It is so sacred that [...]

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Inner Peace Retreat

Monday, 29/4/2019 - 7:59pm

The Inner Peace Retreat is a meditation and wellness programme packed with insights into how to live well by reducing [...]

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Spiritual Saturday

Sunday, 28/4/2019 - 7:28pm

Saturdays at Kechara Forest Retreat are full of fun and meaning. In May 2019, look forward to self-healing massage & [...]

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Qing Ming 2019: A Time to Remember

Monday, 11/3/2019 - 7:39pm

This Qing Ming, express your love for your dearly departed by helping them to gain better future lives through proven [...]

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Celebrate 15 Days of Chinese New Year at Kechara

Tuesday, 22/1/2019 - 11:01am

Usher in the Year of the Boar with special Chinese New Year Eve pujas at Kechara House in Petaling Jaya [...]

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New Year, Fresh Start: Blessed Pujas in Jan 2019

Thursday, 3/1/2019 - 8:24am

Join us throughout the month of January for more traditional rituals giving you powerful purification, healing, wish-fulfilment, and the blessings [...]

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Powerhouse Pujas in December 2018. Don’t Miss Out!

Wednesday, 12/12/2018 - 7:28pm

To end the year on a high note and kick off the new year with a bang, we’ll be hosting [...]

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Ullambana 2018: Respect for ancestors. Compassion for everyone

Wednesday, 4/7/2018 - 5:56am

This year, we will be holding double Ullambana celebrations with meritorious programmes lined up at Kechara House in Petaling Jaya [...]

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Light Offering to Buddha Manjushri Nagaraksha

Thursday, 25/1/2018 - 7:25pm

In Kechara Forest Retreat, we are truly blessed to be able to make daily offerings to the Buddhas. Due to [...]

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How to Have a Happy New Year of the Dog

Thursday, 18/1/2018 - 10:32am

Invite more ONG and HUAT into the Year of the Dog by generating tremendous merits! Make abundant offerings to the [...]

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Laughter is the Best Medicine!

Tuesday, 2/1/2018 - 10:09pm

It is believed that laughing yoga provides psychological benefits with laughing, which is often done in groups with jokes. Forcing [...]

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Dorje Shugden Retreat

Sunday, 17/12/2017 - 8:25pm

May Ong, a student of His Eminence the 25th Tsem Rinpoche is currently engaging in a Dorje Shugden Retreat in [...]

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A Wish-Fulfilling Family Retreat!

Thursday, 7/12/2017 - 11:29pm

Recently, a beautiful spiritual family, Roland, Lin and Nicholas Lee did their Dorje Shugden retreat in Dukkar Apartments, Kechara Forest [...]

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2017 Tsongkhapa Day

Tuesday, 21/11/2017 - 5:36pm

This coming Lama Tsongkhapa Day on 12 December 2017 (Tuesday), join us for a day of auspicious prayer and fellowship [...]

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Tibetan class at Kechara Forest Retreat

Monday, 6/11/2017 - 9:41pm

How fun it is to be able to learn in the ambience of Dukkar Apartments, Kechara Forest Retreat! Kechara Buddhist [...]

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Offer Lights at Kechara Forest Retreat’s Holy Sites

Monday, 6/11/2017 - 6:43pm

There are countless benefits of light offering, including it can dispels the darkness and grants powerful blessing on many aspect [...]

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Tsongkhapa Retreat in Dukkar Apartments

Monday, 23/10/2017 - 2:58am

The operations team of Kechara Forest Retreat are extremely fortunate to have the merits to be able to a Tsongkhapa [...]

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Right Thought Comes With Right Learning

Friday, 29/9/2017 - 10:31pm

Inspired by Rinpoche’s vision to create an international centre of spiritual learning, we are happy to announce our new educational [...]

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Tibetan Language Fundamentals

Friday, 29/9/2017 - 10:30pm

The ‘Tibetan Language Fundamentals’ course, which is part of our series of short study courses, runs from 27 October 2017 [...]

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Ullambana: The Original Hungry Ghost Festival

Thursday, 13/7/2017 - 5:07pm

The Hungry Ghost Festival gets its origins from the Ullambana Festival, named after the Buddhist sutra of the same name. [...]

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1000 Drugchuma + Ruel Recharge Puja

Saturday, 3/6/2017 - 5:19am

Kechara Forest Retreat is hosting a special three-day 1000 Drugchuma puja dedicated to the good health and long life of [...]

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Ruel Recharge Puja

Friday, 12/5/2017 - 11:44pm

On Saturday 20 May 2017, Kechara Forest Retreat welcomes you to the inaugural Tibetan Ruel Recharge Puja. This powerful ritual [...]

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Vajrayogini Ruchok 2017

Friday, 12/5/2017 - 1:51pm

Kechara is pleased to announce that a rare Ruchok ritual based on the Vajrayogini Tantra will be held at Kechara [...]

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#DoMore and Multiply Your Merits This Wesak Day

Saturday, 22/4/2017 - 10:03pm

This May 10th, Kechara Forest Retreat opens its doors to the public for Wesak Day. Celebrated by Buddhists everywhere, Wesak [...]

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Introducing Children to Dharma

Saturday, 22/4/2017 - 2:57pm

One of the best gifts that we can give to our children is the gift of Dharma. By introducing children [...]

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