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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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Oracles and Mediums in Trance

Sunday, 26/3/2017 - 4:07pm

Seeking advice and guidance from mediums in trance is a common practice, especially among the Chinese in Malaysia. Most of [...]

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Remembering the Kindness of the Deceased

Thursday, 2/3/2017 - 5:25pm

In conjunction with Qing Ming (or Tomb Sweeping Day), Pastor Niral Patel shares how we can help our dearly departed [...]

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The Secret of a Good Relationship

Wednesday, 18/1/2017 - 1:44pm

In conjunction with Valentine’s Day, Pastor David Lai will share how practicing a little bit of spirituality can strengthen your [...]

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Yangdup 2017: The Grand Wealth Puja

Wednesday, 18/1/2017 - 1:32am

Mark this date! This Chap Goh Meh on Saturday, 11 February 2017, join us for the annual Yangdup prayer, a [...]

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Grand Dorje Shugden Puja 2017

Monday, 16/1/2017 - 5:55am

Usher in Prosperity, Luck and Happiness the Tibetan Way! This Chinese New Year of the Red Fire Rooster, make merits [...]

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Reunion Dinner Dharma

Friday, 6/1/2017 - 4:33pm

Chinese New Year is one of the most anticipated festivals and many prepare for the celebration months in advance. More [...]

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Lama Tsongkhapa Day 2016

Thursday, 8/12/2016 - 1:03pm

This coming Lama Tsongkhapa Day on 23 December 2016 (Friday), join us for an evening of auspicious prayer and fellowship [...]

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“Discover Your Power” for Kids at Kechara Forest Retreat

Friday, 2/12/2016 - 3:39am

The W.O.A.H. Camp is back! Kechara’s Sunday Dharma School (KSDS) is organising the second W.O.A.H. Camp on 17 and 18 [...]

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Floral Design Classes for Beginners

Thursday, 1/12/2016 - 1:46am

Join Helena of Blooms for fun-filled flower arrangement classes designed for the creative at heart. You’ll learn lifelong skills for [...]

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A Special Thanksgiving Event at Kechara Forest Retreat

Friday, 21/10/2016 - 4:10pm

Saturday, October 15, 2016 was a special day at Wisdom Hall, Kechara Forest Retreat. It was the day when sponsors [...]

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Special Thanksgiving Prayer for Lamps For Life Sponsors

Tuesday, 11/10/2016 - 2:28am

Join us this Saturday, 15th October 2016 at Kechara Forest Retreat for a special Lama Chopa Puja and Recitation of [...]

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Retreat into the Jungle and Journey of Self Discovery

Monday, 3/10/2016 - 2:34am

Our Inner Peace Retreat for the month of August saw a mixed group of participants including six Buddhists, one Hindu [...]

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Cleaning Up Bentong for Malaysia Day

Sunday, 18/9/2016 - 11:56pm

In conjunction with Malaysia Day 2016, Kechara and Tsem Rinpoche Foundation in collaboration with various government departments and private companies [...]

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Coming Soon! Gotong Royong Hari Malaysia 2016

Monday, 29/8/2016 - 12:31am

Come September 16, Kechara Forest Retreat together with the Bentong City Council (Majlis Perbandaran Bentong) and the Tsem Rinpoche Foundation [...]

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1st Laughter Yoga in Kechara Forest Retreat!

Saturday, 27/8/2016 - 3:32pm

Good news! Laughter Yoga is now available at Kechara Forest Retreat! We are honoured to have Karen Sze Tho, a [...]

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Dorje Shugden Procession in Bentong Town

Tuesday, 9/8/2016 - 7:21pm

9 August 2016 was another major milestone for Kechara as we had the privilege to participate in Bentong’s annual Hungry [...]

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2D1N Photography + Meditation Programme in September 2016!

Tuesday, 2/8/2016 - 12:50pm

The Photography + Meditation Programme is back! Whether you love photography or are a nature lover, this programme is one [...]

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Fresh and Healthy Home Grown Vegetables

Thursday, 5/5/2016 - 2:27pm

Back in December 2015, Kechara Forest Retreat started planting healthy vegetables using the hydroponic technique. Through Pastor Moh Mei’s hard [...]

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Monthly Dorje Shugden Puja

Saturday, 23/4/2016 - 1:05am

Join us in Kechara Forest Retreat every third Saturday of the month for Buddhist talks and a short Dorje Shugden [...]

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2D1N Photography Meditation Programme is Back!

Thursday, 14/4/2016 - 8:54pm

The Photography + Meditation Programme is back! Whether you love photography or are a nature lover, this programme is one [...]

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April Pre-loved Sales in KFR

Sunday, 10/4/2016 - 5:06pm

Kechara Forest Retreat had its monthly open day last weekend on 9 April (Saturday) together with the most anticipated pre-loved [...]

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Meditation Under The Stars

Saturday, 26/3/2016 - 1:31am

What could be better than meditating and listening to Dharma* under the stars? Not much! Kechara cordially invites all members [...]

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Preloved Sales in Kechara Forest Retreat

Thursday, 3/3/2016 - 10:25pm

on 20 February 2016, Kechara Forest Retreat had its second open house in conjunction with the Lunar New Year. There [...]

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The Farmer Wannabe – Part 1

Wednesday, 2/3/2016 - 1:12am

So here I am at Kechara Forest Retreat (KFR) trying to be a farmer. It didn’t exactly start with the [...]

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Kechara Forest Retreat Chinese New Year Open Day

Sunday, 28/2/2016 - 12:14pm

Happy Chinese New Year 2016! For the Chinese New Year Open House, Kechara Forest Retreat were fortunate to have YB [...]

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