Make your problem a challenge

Sunday, 26/9/2010 - 12:14am

Think you have problems? Feel like you’ve got all the time in the world to do something? Think nothing’s ever [...]

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An afternoon with the Kechara Care Bears

Monday, 20/9/2010 - 12:13am

There was something a little different in Manjushri class a week ago – an afternoon with Kechara Care (KC), the [...]

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Back to school

Tuesday, 14/9/2010 - 2:19am

What is spiritual practice? The transformation of bad to good. His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche Generally, we can engage in spiritual [...]

How do I get respect from my peers?

Tuesday, 14/9/2010 - 1:57am

My colleagues don’t respect me, my family doesn’t respect me, my Dharma brothers and sisters don’t respect me – how [...]

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Plastic fantastic

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

Ever picked up a plastic item and wondered what the number and arrows meant? Does the whole thing look like [...]

The destructiveness of anger

Tuesday, 7/9/2010 - 3:54am

We may have knowledge and even teach Dharma. But are we humble and kind to everyone?

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A mother’s love

Monday, 6/9/2010 - 9:09pm

What’s that people say about a mother’s love knowing no bounds? Well, from these pictures, it is clear to see [...]

How not to be a lazy Dharma practitioner

Monday, 6/9/2010 - 4:21pm

At last week’s Manjushri class we had David Lai sharing an interactive session with everyone on what it means to [...]

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Lessons on a Perfect Teacher

Tuesday, 31/8/2010 - 6:38am

For a change, there was a screening of the documentary, Words of My Perfect Teacher, which is about Dzongsar Khyentse [...]

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Are you smarter than Manjushri? A quiz!

Wednesday, 25/8/2010 - 4:53am

Taking a break from the usual discussion and sharings, David Lai led a super, energetic quiz! With a broad range [...]

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Lamrim in a blog

Tuesday, 17/8/2010 - 9:22pm

Whoever thought that all the wise words of Atisha, Tsongkhapa and Pabongkha Rinpoche could be so cleverly condensed into the [...]

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#29: The most beautiful mind of all

Tuesday, 17/8/2010 - 3:39pm

From our experiences, we know that despite our best intentions, we cannot really do much to benefit others. We may [...]

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An offering of light at Chinese Manjushri Class

Monday, 16/8/2010 - 11:39pm

When I was a small child, my mother liked to bring me to the temple to pray and offer candles [...]

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#28: Why Buddhahood?

Thursday, 12/8/2010 - 12:05am

It is very important for us to know why we want to become a Buddha. If you think it is [...]

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Thinking like a Buddhist

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

This week Mr Ngoew shared with us His Eminence Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s Karma Chart. Giving a very detailed and clear [...]

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Ghostly encounters at Chinese Manjushri Class

Thursday, 5/8/2010 - 1:51am

Last Friday, our weekly Chinese Manjushri Class aimed to give attendees a new perception of the Hungry Ghost Month. Our [...]

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#27: Altruism, the mother of superior intention

Tuesday, 3/8/2010 - 1:31am

It is easy for us to wish for all sentient beings to be happy or to recite a verse of [...]

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Vows that set you free

Monday, 2/8/2010 - 8:51am

In preparation for the Chenrezig Ngesung Kundrol initiation, Kechara House recently hosted a teaching on the Bodhisattva Vows…

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I am in love

Sunday, 1/8/2010 - 8:40am

David gave a talk called “I am in love” and explored six special ingredients for staying in love! Over years [...]

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#26: Compassion conquers all

Monday, 26/7/2010 - 2:57pm

All samsaric life is characterised by beings taking what they like from others, and giving things they do not like. [...]

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I am new to Dharma!

Sunday, 25/7/2010 - 5:20pm

Liaison Jamie Khoo the “oldie” paired up with new (but very active) member Andrew Boon to talk about what it [...]

Real Men Eat Real Meat?

Saturday, 24/7/2010 - 4:46pm

Eating meat is so yummy! Don’t you think so? Many people think eating meat is pleasurable. Grilled beef, mutton curry, [...]

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#25: The power of imagination (Part 2)

Wednesday, 21/7/2010 - 3:37pm

First, we imagine exchanging places with someone who is of similar ability, intellect or status as ourselves. Next, we relate [...]

A Sacred Lineage

Wednesday, 21/7/2010 - 1:33pm

There was a bit of a stir when an invitation came to spend a Sunday afternoon with two of the [...]

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#24: The power of imagination (Part 1)

Tuesday, 13/7/2010 - 11:46pm

When we use our imagination to exchange our self with others, there is no danger or confusion because the exchange [...]

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