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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 in Kechara Forest Retreat. Lama Tsongkhapa Day or Ganden Ngamchoe is celebrated to commemorate the Enlightenment and parinirvana of Lama Tsongkhapa, the founder of the Gelugpa school of Tibetan Buddhism. It is an excellent day to engage in virtuous activities as all merits accumulated on this day are multiplied 100,000 times…

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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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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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2017 Qing Ming Remembrance Day

Wednesday, 22/3/2017 - 4:05pm

On 27 March, 29 March and 30 March, Kechara will be performing Dorje Shugden Puja in conjunction with Qing Ming [...]

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