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Helping Very Sick Ah Ling

Thursday, 15/6/2017 - 6:39pm

During a Saturday night distribution round, we were alerted that one of our long time clients, Ah Ling, was very [...]

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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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Mother’s Day Gift

Thursday, 11/5/2017 - 5:50pm

Surprise your mum this Mother’s Day with our exclusive Buddha bouquet. Give your mum blessings that she can take with [...]

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Appease Local Deities and Naga the Buddhist Way

Tuesday, 9/5/2017 - 11:46pm

The diverse races and cultures in multicultural Malaysia result in many different practices to invoke, propitiate and appease our unseen [...]

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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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A New Refrigerator for Makcik Khatijah

Friday, 21/4/2017 - 4:55pm

Makcik Khatijah has requested for a fridge and a few days later her wish was fulfilled. A new refrigerator was [...]

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Help on the Streets and Beyond

Friday, 31/3/2017 - 11:54pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen extends helps from distributing hot food, providing basic medical cares, distributing rice and daily…

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Beginning New Journeys

Thursday, 30/3/2017 - 6:39pm

We believe that homelessness is a result of multiple factors and substance abuse is just one of them. Without access [...]

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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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Qing Ming Offering Packages from Kechara Paradise

Tuesday, 21/3/2017 - 10:29pm

Kechara Paradise makes Qing Ming offering more meaningful and convenience. Dorje Shugden is a wrathful emanation of Manjushri. His energy [...]

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Anyone Can Make a Positive Impact

Wednesday, 15/3/2017 - 6:39pm

In Kechara Soup Kitchen, volunteers come from all walks of life including people with special needs. Seeing them in action [...]

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A Social Get-Together Hosted by the Chief Minister of Johor

Thursday, 9/3/2017 - 6:39pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen’s Project Director Justin Cheah attended a low-key event held at Ponderosa Golf and Country Club, Johor. Dato’ [...]

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Kechara Food Bank Deliveries!

Monday, 6/3/2017 - 6:39pm

As seen in these photos, Kechara Food Bank volunteers visited homes, and delivered food and provisions to urban poor families. [...]

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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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Delivering More than Food and Care

Thursday, 2/3/2017 - 5:24pm

One of KSK’s initiatives to help the underprivileged community especially single mothers is to incorporate them into our sewing club [...]

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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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Hope for the Homeless

Sunday, 15/1/2017 - 2:25pm

Clients on the street are always vulnerable to infections as they are often exposed to bacteria/viruses and unclean environments. The [...]

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Welcome the Year of the Rooster with Sumptuous Vegetarian Banquets

Tuesday, 10/1/2017 - 5:16am

Welcome the Year of the Rooster auspiciously with a sumptuous vegetarian banquet, and dedicate the merits of the lives saved [...]

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Welcome the Year of the Rooster with Chinese New Year Light Offerings

Sunday, 8/1/2017 - 5:15am

In conjunction with the Chinese New Year celebrations, Kechara House is offering a selection of 2017 Chinese New Year light [...]

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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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Project Bite No More Takes the Bite Out of Mozzie-Borne Diseases

Friday, 25/11/2016 - 6:54pm

Kechara Soup Kitchen, with the support of the Tsem Rinpoche Foundation, is launching the “Bite No More” Project to distribute [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 14 – 17 November 2016

Sunday, 20/11/2016 - 2:26pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K.Phuah sponsored 100 buns and Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas. On Wednesday night, [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 7 – 10 November 2016

Saturday, 12/11/2016 - 2:51pm

For Tuesday’s night, Lions Club of George Town Mutiara sponsored 95 packets of vegetarian rice and dishes and 100 buns. [...]

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Take a Journey of Faith to Nepal This Year End

Thursday, 10/11/2016 - 7:45pm

What’s your year-end plan this 2016? Do something different this year and join us on a pilgrimage to Lumbini, the [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 31 October – 3 November 2016

Sunday, 6/11/2016 - 5:48pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah and Cheong Yik Pin each sponsored 100 buns and Khaw Poh Lean [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 24 – 27 October 2016

Saturday, 29/10/2016 - 6:21pm

Staff from Motorola Solutions (M) Sdn. Bhd. kindly donated RM6050 and on Thursday night, The Chambers Restaurant sponsored rice and [...]

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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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Penang Food Distribution Report: 10 – 13 October 2016

Sunday, 16/10/2016 - 5:11pm

For Tuesday night’s food distribution rounds, Lions Club of George Town Mutiara sponsored 90 packets of hot vegetarian food and [...]

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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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Kechara Foodbank in collaboration with The Lost Food Project

Tuesday, 11/10/2016 - 2:17am

This is our Food Bank delivery in action! We were able to extend help to this orphanage which cares for [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 3 – 6 October 2016

Sunday, 9/10/2016 - 4:33pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, Kechara Food Bank visited Uncle Teng to deliver 14 cans of Ensure milk powder [...]

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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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Medical Assistance for Our Clients

Saturday, 1/10/2016 - 12:09am

This picture sums up the suffering that we encountered in our recent Saturday night rounds. It was all wounds, wounds [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 26 – 29 September 2016

Thursday, 29/9/2016 - 11:51pm

For Thursday night’s food distribution, Goh Poh Hin and Chun Kiat sponsored 85 packets of hot vegetarian food while Jiun [...]

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Kechara House Offers Corporate Pujas

Friday, 23/9/2016 - 2:32am

Kechara’s Puja House performs Corporate Pujas for businesses, organisations, associations and companies who seek divine assistance to clear the obstacles [...]

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Visit to PPR flats

Friday, 23/9/2016 - 1:33am

We visited a poor family who live in a People’s Housing Project’s (PPR) flat this afternoon. As much as I [...]

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Off the Streets: Drug Free and Reunited with Family

Friday, 23/9/2016 - 1:19am

We are incredibly happy for him as this is what we really wanted to see; clients being off the street [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 19 – 22 September 2016

Thursday, 22/9/2016 - 7:21pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 110 bananas and Clarine sponsored [...]

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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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Building a Dorje Shugden Chapel for Bentong

Thursday, 15/9/2016 - 10:39am

1 September 2016 goes down in history as the day Kechara performed a ground breaking ceremony at Bentong Wealth God [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 12-15 September 2016

Thursday, 15/9/2016 - 1:06am

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas, Clarine sponsored 140 packets of 3-in-1 cereal, 140 [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 5 – 8 September 2016

Thursday, 8/9/2016 - 11:51pm

On Wednesday night, our food recipients were entertained by the Choir Team from Chung Ling Private High School. They enjoyed [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 29 August – 1 September 2016

Thursday, 1/9/2016 - 12:58am

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas, Clarine sponsored 140 [...]

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Join Our Mid Autumn Festival Celebrations!

Tuesday, 30/8/2016 - 6:51pm

Join Kechara’s Sunday Dharma School with your family and friends as we celebrate the Mid Autumn Festival, more commonly known [...]

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Ullambana Prayers in Kechara House 2016

Monday, 29/8/2016 - 7:31pm

A total of 172 people attended this year’s Ullambana event. The activities commemorating this day included Protector pujas, and the [...]

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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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Refrigerated Truck for Kechara Soup Kitchen to Further Support the Poor

Saturday, 27/8/2016 - 3:28pm

19 August 2016 was a very special day for Kechara Soup Kitchen as it was the handover ceremony of a [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 22 – 25 August 2016

Thursday, 25/8/2016 - 1:02am

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas, Clarine sponsored 140 [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 15 – 18 August 2016

Thursday, 18/8/2016 - 10:37pm

Students from KDU Penang came to donate food items which they raised by setting up booths in their college. The [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 8 – 11 August 2016

Thursday, 11/8/2016 - 10:37pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas, Clarine sponsored 140 [...]

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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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Penang Food Distribution Report: 1 – 4 August 2016

Thursday, 4/8/2016 - 6:34pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns and Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas…

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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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Penang Food Distribution Report: 25-28 July 2016

Thursday, 28/7/2016 - 6:34pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Mr. Yeoh sponsored 150 butter buns, Khaw Poh Lean [...]

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Ullambana Liberating Prayers: For Our Loved Ones and All Beings

Tuesday, 26/7/2016 - 1:23pm

Liberate your departed loved ones and all beings by joining us for the Ullambana Liberating Prayers during the Chinese 7th [...]

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Keep Calm and Train Your Dog: Positive Reinforcement Dog Training

Friday, 22/7/2016 - 1:00am

Is your dog chewing, nipping, jumping, peeing everywhere and barking unnecessarily? Are you new to handling your furry friend? Like [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 18 – 21 July 2016

Thursday, 21/7/2016 - 9:22pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas, Clarine Lim sponsored [...]

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Updates from Our Food Bank!

Wednesday, 20/7/2016 - 12:35am

We would like to welcome a new member to our small permanent team – Vivian Hor! A long time volunteer, [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 11 – 14 July 2016

Thursday, 14/7/2016 - 1:06pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw Poh Lean sponsored 100 bananas, Clarine Lim sponsored [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 13 – 16 June 2016

Thursday, 16/6/2016 - 12:51pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, Ben Ngo sponsored 140 packets vegetarian fried rice, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 pieces buns, [...]

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Telling Their Stories

Friday, 10/6/2016 - 1:57am

Here are some of the happy and sad stories of people of the streets… In search for a better living, [...]

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University Students Raised Funds for Kechara Soup Kitchen

Friday, 3/6/2016 - 10:44pm

Students from UCSI University raised a total of RM3,800 for Kechara Soup Kitchen’s food programme in their recent community service [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 30 May – 2 June 2016

Thursday, 2/6/2016 - 4:11am

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, KDU sponsored 140 packets of vegetarian fried rice, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns, Khaw [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 23 – 26 May 2016

Thursday, 26/5/2016 - 10:33pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns and Cheong Yik Ping sponsored 200 packets of biscuits [...]

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Two Men and a Runaway Boy

Thursday, 26/5/2016 - 3:23pm

The team came across a traumatised 14-year-old teenager near Central Market area last night. He was very reluctant to talk [...]

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Penang Food Distribution Report: 16 – 19 May 2016

Thursday, 19/5/2016 - 11:02pm

For Monday night’s food distribution rounds, E.K. Phuah sponsored 100 buns and Cheong Yik Ping sponsored 100 packets of biscuits. [...]

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