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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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Accolades for Kechara Oasis

Wednesday, 31/3/2010 - 11:18am

Although comparatively young next to the stalwarts of the Kuala Lumpur culinary scene, Kechara Oasis has received positive review after [...]

A Dharma Career Beckons for Becky (and Ms Han!)

Wednesday, 31/3/2010 - 10:33am

As one of the most vibrant and dynamic Gelugpa centres in Malaysia, Kechara is always welcoming new members…and members of [...]

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Kiddy Fun at Kechara Saraswati Arts

Wednesday, 24/3/2010 - 1:18pm

To kickstart the kids’ classes by Kechara Saraswati Arts (KSA), Liaison Wan Wong recently led 18 children and 10 parents, [...]

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Getting More Space

Tuesday, 23/3/2010 - 1:09pm

We’re busy packing and moving many beautiful Buddha statues and display items to the warehouse just right across the street…

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Vajrayogini Around Nepal

Wednesday, 10/3/2010 - 3:54pm

When it comes to promoting and spreading Dharma, there’s no such thing as too much promotion!

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Meeting a Great Master

Tuesday, 9/3/2010 - 11:09pm

Due to its cool climate, Buddhist holy sites and its easy accessibility from many South Asian countries, Nepal is very [...]

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Bigger is Better!

Wednesday, 3/3/2010 - 10:11pm

Kechara Discovery have just had a recent delivery of LARGE exciting statues!

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Three’s A Crowd… But Not for the Dharma!

Wednesday, 3/3/2010 - 5:10pm

As Kechara grows and the works of our current members inspire others, there is a swelling in our ranks as [...]

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Dragon Meets Dragon

Tuesday, 2/3/2010 - 9:59pm

If anyone should interview Kechara’s resident Dragon, Datuk May Phng, there is no television channel more appropriately named than Dragon [...]

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Chinese New Year Lucky Draw!

Wednesday, 24/2/2010 - 11:48pm

The resumption of the Manjushri Kids’ Class (MKC) after Chinese New Year was marked with a Hong Bao (red packet) [...]

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Celebrating Nominations for Excellence

Wednesday, 24/2/2010 - 11:03pm

Kechara House’s Legend of the Conch Shell recently received an astounding SIX nominations for the 8th Annual BOH Cameronian Arts [...]

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Inviting Setrap Home

Wednesday, 3/2/2010 - 8:32pm

Remember this picture? Published in conjunction with the Grand Setrap & Dzambala Puja?

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Vegetarian Delights for Chinese New Year

Wednesday, 3/2/2010 - 2:48pm

Come and take advantage of some special Kechara Oasis promotions!

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Making a Star of Tsongkhapa

Wednesday, 27/1/2010 - 9:15pm

Willing to do anything to make Lama Tsongkhapa a star, Shirley Maya Tan has opened her home and heart to [...]

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Kechara Oasis Turns One!

Wednesday, 27/1/2010 - 4:22pm

From an unknown new-kid-on-the-block vegetarian restaurant to the talk of town for its superb ambience and exquisite cuisine, Kechara Oasis [...]

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Shirley Maya Tan in Hollywood

Tuesday, 19/1/2010 - 2:53pm

Remember the infomercial that Shirley Maya Tan filmed for Hollywood? Well, it’s been released!

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A New Year, A New Term

Tuesday, 12/1/2010 - 7:50am

After a long school holiday filled with many fun moments, the Manjushri Kids’ Class (MKC) reopened for a whole new [...]

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Got Skillz? Kechara Oasis Wants YOU!

Monday, 11/1/2010 - 2:06am

Got restaurant experience? A pleasant personality, and a good command of both English and Chinese? Want a fun work environment [...]

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MKC: A New Year, A New Syllabus!

Wednesday, 6/1/2010 - 12:08pm

Want to know the secret to raising happy, healthy children?

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Kechara Oasis: Catering to Marital Harmony

Tuesday, 5/1/2010 - 12:59pm

Got a big day to plan for? Let Kechara Oasis take the stress of the dinner away from you!

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Legend of the Conch Shell: An Appreciation Dinner

Friday, 1/1/2010 - 8:50pm

In appreciation of the hard work put in by all the stage crew and volunteers, Legend of the Conch Shell’s [...]

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Meeting an Enlightened Mind

Wednesday, 30/12/2009 - 1:16pm

It isn’t every day that you have the rare fortune to meet an erudite master like H.E. Kensur Jampa Yeshe [...]

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Vajrayogini and Other Sacred Power Places of Nepal

Sunday, 20/12/2009 - 2:15pm

Sexy, blazing red and portraying every aspect of our base desires…let Vajrayogini and Other Sacred Power Places of Nepal show [...]

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Vajrayogini: Secret Sacredness, Exposed!

Saturday, 19/12/2009 - 11:17pm

From a spectacular collaboration between Kechara Media & Publications and Kechara Discovery comes a stunning collection of sacred Vajrayogini images [...]

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Veg Pledge – Commitment Fulfilled!

Thursday, 17/12/2009 - 2:59pm

Rinpoche makes offerings for, and includes in his sadhana, everyone who pledged to become veg!

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MKC Splash Day!

Tuesday, 15/12/2009 - 6:05pm

Manjushri Kids’ Class capped our final semester of 2009 with a fun-filled holiday splash at Sunway Lagoon Theme Park on [...]

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Setrap Done Right, Setrap Done Good

Sunday, 13/12/2009 - 2:39am

Looking for a Setrap statue that’s not too big, and not too small? Looking for a Setrap statue that’s guaranteed [...]

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Legend of the Conch Shell: Rehearsals Continue at Full Steam!

Thursday, 3/12/2009 - 12:43pm

The countdown to the premier of Legend of the Conch Shell has hit the two-week mark!

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School’s Out!

Thursday, 26/11/2009 - 1:18pm

Calling all parents! This is a gentle reminder that Manjushri Kids’ Class is breaking for the school holiday!

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Media Buzz Over Legend of the Conch Shell

Wednesday, 25/11/2009 - 10:25pm

18th November 2009 saw Kechara Oasis transformed into the venue for a press conference, introducing the media to Legend of [...]

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Rehearsing Tsongkhapa: The Play Takes Shape

Wednesday, 25/11/2009 - 5:44pm

With rehearsals nearly reaching their peak, over the next few weeks, the actors and producers plan to work on perfecting [...]

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Crowning Glory

Tuesday, 24/11/2009 - 5:25am

Our superstar designer, Apprentice Liaison Bill Keith, has been at it again, designing costumes for Legend of the Conch Shell

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MKC Makes a Splash!

Tuesday, 24/11/2009 - 4:58am

Come and join us in Sunway Lagoon for a fun-filled Manjushri Kids’ Class Family Day!

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Music to Our Ears

Thursday, 19/11/2009 - 12:07am

Vocals for Kechara’s Tsongkhapa stage play, Legend of the Conch Shell, have been recorded!

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Wednesday, 18/11/2009 - 6:35pm

As part of MKC’s mission to teach children to put compassion into action, Coordinator Ashlee Tam led a group of [...]

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Legend of the Conch Shell: A Spectacular Rehearsal

Wednesday, 18/11/2009 - 7:35am

A mere four weeks away, rehearsals for the play are now in full swing, having moved to the actual performance [...]

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Legend of the Conch Shell: Who is Behind the Fabulous Dance?

Wednesday, 11/11/2009 - 3:01pm

The actual stage performance of the Legend of the Conch Shell stage play is fast approaching. With only five weeks [...]

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KL – Awash with New Statues, Thanks to KD!

Tuesday, 10/11/2009 - 5:53pm

Learn just how many people want to get their hands on a Kechara Discovery statue!

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Striking Lucky!

Monday, 9/11/2009 - 3:30am

On 8th November 2009, Manjushri Kids’ Class (MKC) teachers organised the first monthly prize draw!

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The Man Behind Legend of the Conch Shell

Wednesday, 4/11/2009 - 12:34am

Learn about the man behind Kechara House’s upcoming Tsongkhapa play, Legend of the Conch Shell

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A Statue with a Difference…

Wednesday, 21/10/2009 - 11:07pm

Look like someone you know…?

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Kechara Discovery: Pointing the Way!

Tuesday, 20/10/2009 - 3:08pm

Want to know where to get the latest statues? The hottest pendants in town? Always pointing the way, Kechara Discovery [...]

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An Update from Nepal!

Wednesday, 14/10/2009 - 6:19pm

As always, it’s been a fantastically productive trip to Nepal with much achieved!

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Exciting Times in Nepal!

Thursday, 8/10/2009 - 2:37am

It’s been an exciting time in Nepal, with our Terrific Trio dashing around Kathmandu accomplishing loads!

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Gift-Giving, Darshain-Style!

Tuesday, 6/10/2009 - 11:33am

In the spirit of Darshain, representatives of Rinpoche and Kechara went on a burst of festive gift-giving to our close [...]

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Kechara Hits Kathmandu Again!

Thursday, 1/10/2009 - 1:32am

The arrival of Liaison Chuah Su Ming, Kennie Wong and David Lai in Nepal saw the arrival of a brand [...]

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An Audience with Kyabje Gelek Rimpoche

Wednesday, 26/8/2009 - 5:36pm

It was an honour and a pleasant surprise when H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche received an invitation from Kyabje Gelek Rimpoche [...]

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Kechara Discovery Moves To A New Office

Sunday, 23/8/2009 - 1:29pm

Kechara Discovery has officially moved to a temporary office in Sunway Mas, directly opposite KMP’s building, while waiting for its [...]

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Manjushri Initiation Video with Commentary by H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche

Tuesday, 18/8/2009 - 9:36pm

H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche recently sponsored a 7-day teaching by the Abbot Emeritus of Gaden Shartse, H.E. Kensur Konchok Tsering [...]

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Recitations for the growth of Tsem Ladrang

Tuesday, 18/8/2009 - 8:41pm

Tsem Ladrang has recently sponsored three large pujas for the growth of the ladrang & the entire Kechara organisation. The [...]

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Protection from H1N1 – pujas completed!

Friday, 14/8/2009 - 4:43pm

Two fire pujas were performed yesterday in Gaden Shartse Monastery to protect all Kechara members from H1N1

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Kechara Discovery Settles In

Monday, 3/8/2009 - 5:44pm

Kechara Discovery’s move to its new premises in Sunwaymas is complete!

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Creating The Causes For Real Dharma Practice

Thursday, 30/7/2009 - 2:17am

Imagine if you will, an entire gathering of Sangha, receiving precious teachings from one of the few great masters who [...]

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Kechara Discovery Moves Out!

Tuesday, 28/7/2009 - 10:17pm

Kechara Discovery, led by Liaison Paul Yap is moving out to bigger premises! Volunteers and staff gathered at KD’s office [...]

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A Cow For The Monastery

Saturday, 18/7/2009 - 2:58pm

H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s students from the UK, Lily, Keng Nam & family, have recently sponsored a cow and calf [...]

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Chinese KL Pilgrimage 2009

Thursday, 9/7/2009 - 4:34am

What started as a brainchild of His Eminence Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s two years ago has now turned into a great [...]

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Sponsoring Animals For The Monastery

Sunday, 28/6/2009 - 10:13am

One of H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s students has recently sponsored a cow for Gaden Shartse monastery. Saving lives is frequently [...]

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H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche’s father visits Tsem Ladrang Kathmandu!

Wednesday, 24/6/2009 - 10:45am

It was a great honour for Tsem Ladrang Kathmandu to receive a very special guest, none other than H.E. Tsem [...]

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Lord Setrap extends his reach

Monday, 11/5/2009 - 8:34am

In a housing estate in the small town of Batu Pahat in the southern Malaysian state of Johor, a yellow [...]

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Rinpoche Visits Rajkumar

Saturday, 9/5/2009 - 10:59pm

On Sat Oct 25, H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche visited Rajkumar, our tailor friend in Nepal who has kindly visited KL [...]

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Rare Photos of Vajrayogini Chapels

Saturday, 9/5/2009 - 5:11am

As the Nepalese hold their chapels very sacred they usually do not allow photographs to be taken of their central [...]

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KECHARA makes its debut in Thamel

Saturday, 9/5/2009 - 4:57am

We got our hands on the banner promoting Kechara House over the weekend, designed by Liaison Joy and Justin.

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New Tsem Ladrang premises under renovation in Kuala Lumpur

Saturday, 2/5/2009 - 6:46am

The current Tsem Ladrang (Tsem Rinpoche’s residence) is in two rented connecting houses.

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