Do You Know This Is Happening In Southern China?

Aug 16, 2016 | Views: 6,119

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Dear friends around the world,

I certainly am not happy about the violence that was taken out on these criminals but I guess the people had enough. Rarely do you see citizens taking action against criminals although, by violence I do not recommend. I am glad these vicious dog kidnappers have been caught and let’s hope given to the law. This is an unusual article seeing something done about the violence against dogs and the locals decided to do something. I hope the awareness against harming animals is harming society and ourselves will continue to grow in the vast land of China and the world. China has come a long way and is still growing in so many ways.

Please do your best to never harm or eat animals. They deserve to live and be happy just like us.

Tsem Rinpoche

 


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  • Two dog-thieves beaten by angry mob in village in southern China
  • Pair caught red-handed stealing a pet to sell to a restaurant
  • Angry villagers beat the men bloody and refused to hand them over
  • ‘Set free’ when their family members turned up to pay compensation

By Daily Mail Reporter

 

Two Chinese men caught stealing dogs to sell to restaurants were savagely beaten by a vigilante mob after they stole four pets while in a southern village.

The two men are accused of several pet dog thefts in and around Guilin City in southern China’s Guangxi Autonomous Region, which they would sell as meat to cafes and eateries.

However, when the pair was caught red-handed by one angry villager, it did not take long before a large crowd were attacking them with bricks and bats, beating them bloody.

Caught: The two dog-thieves were caught in action by a pet-owner in a village in southern China who called out to his neighbors who attacked the men

Caught: The two dog-thieves were caught in action by a pet-owner in a village in southern China who called out to his neighbors who attacked the men

Dog's dinner: The men were known in the area for drugging and stealing pet dogs and selling them on to restaurants

Dog’s dinner: The men were known in the area for drugging and stealing pet dogs and selling them on to restaurants

Revenge: One angry villager attacks the two thieves' car in Sanjiang Village, Guangxi

Revenge: One angry villager attacks the two thieves’ car in Sanjiang Village, Guangxi

Guilin City police said the pair would drive into small villages with their windows open, listening for barking dogs.

When they came across a decent sized animal, they would throw meat laced with a sedative into the yard, and then return half an hour later, after the drugged meat had been eaten.

They would then free the dog, and hit it over the head to kill it before throwing the body in the back of the car.

But after loading their fourth animal after striking in Sanjiang Village they were spotted by a dog owner who was just returning home and saw them dragging his pet to the car.

The man alerted his neighbours who rushed out and joined in forming an angry, violent mob.

Witnesses: A large crowd gathered to see justice served by the hands of the people in the small Chinese village

Witnesses: A large crowd gathered to see justice served by the hands of the people in the small Chinese village

Rule of the mob: The crowd was so angry they refused to hand over the men to the police, but kept beating them in the street

Rule of the mob: The crowd was so angry they refused to hand over the men to the police, but kept beating them in the street

Evil acts: The two men were dragged out of the car by the angry mob, and found to have several drugged and dead dogs in their vehicle

Evil acts: The two men were dragged out of the car by the angry mob, and found to have several drugged and dead dogs in their vehicle

The men: The thieves, pictured with the dogs they had drugged and were planning on selling on, were not released until their families turned up and paid off the owners of the kidnapped dogs

The men: The thieves, pictured with the dogs they had drugged and were planning on selling on, were not released until their families turned up and paid off the owners of the kidnapped dogs

The mob used large bricks to destroy their car, injuring one of the men in the process.

The pair was dragged out of the car, feelings running so high that even when police arrived, the villagers refused to hand over their victims.

Instead, they continued to parade through the streets and demanded a guarantee that they would get at least £500 in compensation for the dead animals.

In the end, the stand-off was resolved when the families of the two badly beaten men turned up and offered their apologies, and gave a promise to pay the compensation as requested.

Dog meat has been used for human consumption in China for centuries, where it is thought to have medicinal properties, and is especially popular in winter months where it is thought to generate heat and keep the body warm.

Dog meat is especially popular in Guangdong and Guangxi where there are even dog meat festivals every year.

 

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Source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2605183/Chinese-dog-thieves-comeuppance-duo-caught-savagely-beaten-drugging-stealing-pets-FOR-FOOD.html

 

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  1. Alan Braganza on Jul 10, 2018 at 11:31 am

    Please help to spread the message that dogs are helpless and innocent companion friends to humans but have been changed due to their fear. Help protect dogs safety and free them from captivity and only to be adopted to live in loving homes with families who will respect their feelings and appreciate their companionship. Kindly help change societies all across China and change the traditions of dog meat consumption brutality. Witness how dogs are regarded in North America as dogs have a nurturing life with families happy to have dogs as family pets.

  2. TekLee on Jan 17, 2017 at 2:03 am

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing this article. I think the villagers can’t stand anymore but to release their anger once they caught the thief. But the way they use is not right. On the other hand, the thief got their karma by stealing the dogs and sell to meat market. Despite the cruel way that the villagers treated the two men, can see nowadays more and more people love their pet, and willing to do anything for their pet. Hopefully it is a good cause, not only loving their pet, but all animals instead, so that less animal will be slaughtered and served on dining table. _/\_

  3. Wan Wai Meng on Nov 26, 2016 at 12:19 am

    I do not suggest anyone to violence even to people who sell dog meat to restaurants.

    There is some silver lining, and that it habits are changing the Chinese seem to care more of about their pets, so thinking of their dogs as pets, is quite a change in psyche and behaviour towards furry animals.

  4. Pavara Lam on Sep 4, 2016 at 10:32 pm

    I can’t believe that there are still people who are acting uncivilized and inhumane. We are now in the 21st century and some of us know that animals can feel pain just like us.
    In the end the dognappers got what they deserved when they were caught and beaten by the villagers.

    I really hope that people will stop killing and abusing animals for their own sake.

  5. Lucas Roth on Aug 28, 2016 at 11:32 pm

    I am not going to say that these men deserved their punishment because I believe that they should have been handled more professionally and appropriately. At the same time I am not sympathetic because those men were terrible as they stole lives and were killing members of families and companions to other people, that is like someone drugging and killing your baby and selling them to cannibals. I also think that this punishment was almost appropriate because most people will not see their crimes as serious because they are ‘Just Animals’ to most people, people that do not understand. Maybe it should have been handled differently, maybe not.

  6. Paul Yap on Aug 28, 2016 at 10:36 pm

    Someone just has to teach these dog thieves a lesson, otherwise we will never stop this violent and those beloved pet dogs will keep missing and kidnaped. Just cant imagine how terrible it would be when the dog owner found out their pet went missing, killed violently and ended up on the table. Chinese government must play an important role in stopping animal cruelty, especially killing dogs for their meat.

  7. CindyH on Aug 25, 2016 at 10:46 pm

    Most of the time when people resort to taking things into their own hands, things will get out control as people are driven by their emotions rather than logic. Hence, we have a situation where excessive force was used and even the police were not able to do anything at the blatant disregard of the law by the mob. The situation only reached an end when the relatives of the 2 men undertook to pay the compensation demanded by the mob.

    Whilst it appears that such actions by the mob against the 2 men are righteous or to protect but if we really examine the situation, such brutal force beatings are also driven by their emotions and attachments. They are really also triggered by the outrage that arose due to their dogs/pets being drugged/killed by those men; or reaction to the possible threat that it could happen to their dogs/pets. If their dogs/pets were not affected, it is likely there wouldn’t be such riled up strong reactions.

    Of course what the 2 men had done were not only despicable and wrong and the above does not excuse the actions of the 2 men. It is only right and fair that both men face the repercussion of their wrongful actions.
    However, leaving aside the issue on bad karma, beating them to a pulp doesn’t address the core of the matter – which is the demand for dog meat. After all, even after such flogging of the 2 men by the mob and it being publicised in social media, there will still be people either desperate or greedy enough to attempt similar stunts (perhaps in a more discreet manner) if there is high demand for dog meat as then, it remains a lucrative way of earning money.

    Treating the off-hand symptom and not the cause of the problem doesn’t really work in the long run. Hopefully, with more awareness, the demand for dog meat or any meat for that matter will continuously lessen and there will not be any such similar incidences in future.

    Thank you Rinpoche for this article.

  8. Fong on Aug 25, 2016 at 2:09 pm

    If we believe in cause and effect, they dog-nappers got it coming. They created the cause to be beaten as they had beaten and killed so many dogs and were still doing it. But, unfortunately the locals did not keep a calm mind and stop the violence. Their emotions were running high and the lack of spiritual guidance has hindered their compassion and kindness in coming forth and let the police take over the case.

    Chinese culture had been turned upside down by the communists and the Cultural Revolution put the last nail on the coffin. Unless, the government makes another conscious effort to reintroduce culture and spirituality to the people, they will become very cold and hard.

    Maybe, that’s why the government is encouraging the old religion of Buddhism.

  9. Pastor KH Ng on Aug 25, 2016 at 1:02 pm

    Instant Karma…you get what you sowed!

    The dog thieves in my opinion got what they deserved not because I am advocate it but because the karma they created. in addition, killing will generate karma to be killed, and to have a habit to kill. It means a single act of killing will lead to endless results of killing and being killed. This is the sad and very scary.

    Like Pastor David said, the people of China experience extreme poverty and wealth within a single lifetime, hence, they are very much in need of spiritual grounding. Otherwise, this “wealth” and whatever happiness they have is very temporary. True happiness comes from spiritual realisation. Wealth is neutral. It depends on how we see wealth and what we do with it.

  10. Pastor David Lai on Aug 24, 2016 at 3:36 am

    Mainland chinese these days are respected for their wealth and loathed for their lack of social etiquette in almost equal measures. This is brought about by the cultural revolution and the destruction of many cultural and intellectual aspects of Chinese society during that bleak period.

    Due to a mixture of having lived through extreme poverty and then quickly attaining wealth without the grounding spiritual belief system has lead to such a society. That good thing is that spirituality, kindness and compassion is very much a part of society and the cultural background of the Chinese in the old days. Hence, it is just a matter of time before people start to look beyond materialism.

  11. Pastor Han Nee on Aug 23, 2016 at 7:56 pm

    Violence for violence should not be the way to go. Yet the two dog-nappers and thieves who had ruthlessly and callously drugged innumerable dogs, and killed them so violently by hitting them on the head ,had it coming for them.

    Yet what the villagers did to two dog-thieves will probably not act as a deterrent to others who are bent on a similar purpose.

    The best way to put an end to the miserable dog-for-meat trade is for all to stop eating dog meat. No demand – no supply.The most powerful way to put an end to the killing of animals for consumption , is for all to stop eating meat or stop demanding for fur or skin .Otherwise, animals will continue to be killed, as long as long as there is a demand for their meat, their fur or for them to be used in experiments or for sport.

    In the meanwhile, we need to continue creating an awareness against killing and harming of animals and any form of animal abuse.

    Thank you Rinpoche for this article.

  12. Bill on Aug 22, 2016 at 3:34 pm

    That’s the real face of Chinese people! Both parties (the thieves and the angry mob) are disgusting! I’ve been living in China for several years and experienced so many ugly situations with Chinese people. I’m not a racist (I’m a mixed 3rd culture kid) and have friends from all over the world. During the past years living in China I met a lot of Chinese people and had the opportunity to explore their culture and mentality. I’m really sad to say that most of the Chinese people are just rude and ruthless, uncivilized people who only worship money! This article proves it again. Money is the most important thing in the world for Chinese people. There are so many other terrible stories about Chinese families killing, cheating and beating just in the name of money. You can search the web. I truly hope for the good people in China that it will change some day. At the moment I don’t see it happening so soon, unfortunately.

  13. Edwin Tan on Aug 21, 2016 at 11:54 pm

    It is definitely true that karma came and “hit” those 2 guys when the angry mob was formed.

    Frankly, I do not agree with such violent acts.. but it also sends a very strong message to all who kill and eat dog meat, or even abuse animals.

    I do hope those 2 learned their lessons and do not commit such sinful actions anymore.

    There can always be peaceful means to end violence against animals.

  14. Stella Cheang on Aug 21, 2016 at 9:56 pm

    First and foremost, I personally do not condone act of violence. And we should not. Even though in the course of history, it is not uncommon for people to take justice into their own hands especially when they do not see any better alternatives than their known way. Strangely, human’s sense of justice is selective and twisted. On one end, we have angry villagers here acting out on animals kidnappers in the most violent mob act seen in recent times; on the other end, we have a whole town that celebrates the killing and manslaughter of dogs while they shunned away people who tried to save the dogs in a vehement manner. I certainly hope the brutality faced by these 2 evildoers can serve as a wake up call to the butcher in Yulin.

    Thank you very much Rinpoche for this article.

  15. Echeah on Aug 21, 2016 at 1:39 am

    I can imagine how terrible it must feel if my beloved pet dog ends up on someone’s dinner table! I’d be shocked, devastated and at the same time outraged. From that angle, I can understand why these people acted the way they did. Violence is not the answer, it’s true. But without any other kind of deterrent, what else can they do but take the law into their own hands? At least they are standing up at their own risk and doing something about. Beating someone up may not be right, but if by doing so you save a few other lives and maybe make a strong enough point that could act as a deterrent for further abuse and loss of more lives, maybe it is the lesser of 2 evils and not necessarily all bad. There’s no perfection in samsara. Of course they could have toned down the blows!

  16. yoke chim yap on Aug 20, 2016 at 11:42 pm

    在这世界上某些人喜吃狗肉,貓肉,野味等等。在廣西玉林这个地方,为了招商,推动経济,当地政府也配合一些喜吃狗肉的人与商家推出玉林狗肉节。以满足个人的欲望,那管什么道德人性?也不理旁人会如何看待。所以这些狗肉販子被打也是大快人心!
    狗本来就是人类最忠誠的朋友,会看門,保护主人财产,也不会出賣你,比人類可爱多了,所以爱护动物的世界组織应堅持下去打撃这些人.也求求中国政府嚴正看待此事,不要再让这些狗継续成为盤中餐了!

  17. Lew on Aug 20, 2016 at 11:30 pm

    As mentioned by Rinpoche, we shouldn’t condone violence against violence. However, it is clear that people are really upset their pets are being drugged and then killed for meat.

    Putting the violence aside, we really shouldn’t harm animals in any way. What these people were doing is really bad. They purposely lured the dog and kill them for money. It is tremendous bad karma to say the least.

    I really pray that more and more people will become vegetarian, because it will definitely cut the demand. The amount of animals we killed each year is phenomenal, and it is beyond crazy. The negative karma, and the amount of hate energy generated by this killing is going to haunt us one day.

  18. Sofi on Aug 20, 2016 at 8:02 pm

    It certainly seem like a case of karma ripening on the two men who so cruelly drugged and stole the dogs from the villagers to the restaurants as meat. I guess they are just experiencing the pain of being beaten as they had beaten the dogs that they killed. I wouldn’t advocate the villagers to beat them as they will create negative karma for themselves but at the same time I wonder if the two men would be afraid to continue stealing and selling dogs if they just had to either sit in jail or pay the fine? Having been the beating, I hope they did learn their lesson that pain inflicted on them is the same pain the dogs felt.

    At the same time, if there were no demand for the dog meat or any other meat, then this type of cruelty will not need arise. So with the new regulatory advise by the Chinese Government to reduce eating meat as a nation, it will certainly bring forth the changes that is needed. In these age of advance communication, social media plays an important part in bring unjust to the world’s attention. With the widely circulated outrage shown for the Yu Lin Dog festival in China and that of Korea, the countries’ governing body will need to respond sooner or later to their image clean. May the actions be sooner than later for the sake of the animals’ sufferings.

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing this article on what is currently going on in Southern China.

  19. Chris Chong on Aug 20, 2016 at 12:19 am

    Dear Rinpoche,

    These two men had it coming for them. It is very cruel to go around stealing other people’s pet and selling them to be cooked in restaurants. Those owners could be devastated by their missing pets. On the other hand, the way they kill the dogs is just inhumane. Drugging them and hitting them on the head to kill them shows that they have no compassion for those animals. I would say that Karma had ripened for them to ve beaten up just like the dogs.

    However, I do not support the act of abusing them even if they are caught red-handed. By taking the matter into our own hands and beating the thieves is not a clever way to handle it.

    Humbly,
    Chris Chong

  20. Jill Yam on Aug 19, 2016 at 2:15 pm

    How sad to read about articles like this relating to inhumane act on the dogs just for the sake of their meat. So cruel to hit them on the head and bind their feet. It must be so agonising for these dogs too.
    This tradition had been going on for too long and I hope the authorities and the government will do something about this soon like banning of the Yulin Meat Festival for a start. And also to enforce strict laws to those who kidnap the helpless dogs.
    I think another way is to educate these people not to eat dog meat or rather any meat so that when the buying stops the killing stops as well.
    Laws need to be enforce so that people don’t take the law into their own hands and beat up those who kidnap the dogs no matter how angry they are.
    Hopefully this terrible act will stop soon.

    Thank you Rinpoche for the above sharing.

    Jill Yam

  21. sonny tan on Aug 19, 2016 at 11:16 am

    Thank you Rinpoche for this article on the inhumane ways dogs are killed for human consumption which is still happening in certain remote part of China. This unremorseful action by the locals is unbecoming especially they are doing it in their own backyard where they live. It clearly defines that greed was their prime motive in these senseless killing because it coincides and wants to capitalize on the profitability with regards to the Yulin dog festival.
    It really amazes me why does China still allow such barbaric and savage festival to go on despite international condemnation of such vicious acts of killing these defenseless pets. I think it goes back to the earlier years in some parts of China; the Chinese people there were indoctrinated with unscientific evidence and made to believe that dog meats are good for the human body. As for the more educated Chinese people who are exposed to modern scientific research they have realized that all those were lies fabricated by the profiteers.
    I really cannot fathom as to why they resort to killing of the pet’s dogs when they can see that the dogs have eyes that see, ears that hear, brain that can think and have red blood similar to us. The local government within the Yulin County and with the help from central government needs to reeducate these people on the actual scientific facts on dog meat consumption coupled with animals rights campaign. It would be a long haul before we can see some changes. We can only pray and hope that changes can come about in the not too distant future.

  22. Pema Thinley on Aug 18, 2016 at 8:31 pm

    This is very inhumane and heartless act. Hope law put them to what they deserve and such actions be banned. This is very cruel. How sad to know!!!!

  23. samfoonheei on Aug 18, 2016 at 12:19 pm

    Sad and cruel… the way they ( thieves ) did to harm those poor dogs.For their own selfishness and greed they drugged and killed those dogs for money. But the dogs owner and the angry, violent mob should not have taken the law in their own hands by causing injuring , beating the thieves in the street.Dog meat has been used for human consumption in China for years. Hope the cruelty of these animal be stop and the authority could stop the Yulin dog meat festival somehow.
    Thanks Rinpoche for sharing this article.

  24. Lin Mun on Aug 18, 2016 at 10:57 am

    It is very sad to read this article. The act of the dog kidnappers are very cruel. They just hurt, kill and abuse another living beings for money. How inhuman is that?

    Nevertheless, I also do not agree with the pets owner applying the violent punishment to the kidnappers either. They cannot act on behalf of the law. Although what the kidnappers did is very wrong, they should have handed them to police and punish them according to the law.

    Ultimately, if people stop eating dog meat, without demand there will be no supply. And hopefully this the heinous act would end.

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    I hope that the ban on animal testing will be fully implemented to all countries and for the ban to not only cover cosmetics, but for many other products such as in the medical field.

    Countries which are part of the EU are:

    Austria
    Belgium
    Bulgaria
    Cyprus
    Czech Republic
    Denmark
    Estonia
    Finland
    France
    Germany
    Greece
    Hungary
    Ireland
    Italy
    Latvia
    Lithuania
    Luxembourg
    Malta
    Netherlands
    Poland
    Portugal
    Romania
    Slovakia
    Slovenia
    Spain
    Sweden
    United Kingdom

    Congratulations to the EU for setting a good example to the world.

    http://bit.ly/2lWM5PY
  • nicholas
    Tuesday, Oct 22. 2019 02:00 PM
    Freedom and Jeff Freedom and I have been together 11 years this summer. She came in as a baby in 1998 with two broken wings. Her left wing doesn’t open all the way even after surgery, it was broken in 4 places. She’s my baby.

    When Freedom came in she could not stand and both wings were broken. She was emaciated and covered in lice. We made the decision to give her a chance at life, so I took her to the vet’s office. From then on, I was always around her. We had her in a huge dog carrier with the top off, and it was loaded up with shredded newspaper for her to lay in. I used to sit and talk to her, urging her to live, to fight; and she would lay there looking at me with those big brown eyes. We also had to tube feed her for weeks.

    This went on for 4-6 weeks, and by then she still couldn’t stand. It got to the point where the decision was made to euthanize her if she couldn’t stand in a week. You know you don’t want to cross that line between torture and rehab, and it looked like death was winning. She was going to be put down that Friday, and I was supposed to come in on that Thursday afternoon. I didn’t want to go to the center that Thursday, because I couldn’t bear the thought of her being euthanized; but I went anyway, and when I walked in everyone was grinning from ear to ear. I went immediately back to her cage; and there she was, standing on her own, a big beautiful eagle. She was ready to live. I was just about in tears by then. That was a very good day.

    Read more about how freedom help Jeff and people that is sick at http://bit.ly/2konlj5
  • Sofi
    Tuesday, Oct 22. 2019 01:52 PM
    Wonderful Thailand

    We should go on pilgrimage to places where holy beings are known to reside or where great practitioners have engaged in profound practices. These places are vortexes of energy – an area where concentrated energy naturally converges on the planet’s surface.

    Read of the places to visit in Thailand: http://bit.ly/WonderfulThailand
  • Sofi
    Tuesday, Oct 22. 2019 01:44 PM
    Wonderful Thailand

    We should go on pilgrimage to places where holy beings are known to reside or where great practitioners have engaged in profound practices. These places are vortexes of energy – an area where concentrated energy naturally converges on the planet’s surface.

    Find out what are the places to visit in Thailand: http://bit.ly/WonderfulThailand
  • nicholas
    Tuesday, Oct 22. 2019 01:27 PM
    Say NO to Elephant-RIDING, say NO to using elephants for human entertainment in Circuises or Tourisms . . .

    Elephants that ”work” in Thailand and other tourist destinations have to go through a ritual called phajaan, or “crush”. It begins with the baby elephants (usually three to four years old) being taken from their mothers and placed in a small, wooden pen. To get them securely in the pen, these babies are beaten with bamboo, sticks with nails attached to the tip and bull hooks. Once in place, the crush lasts for roughly a week. During this time, they are beaten, bludgeoned, have hooks attached to their sensitive ears, and are deprived of food and water as well as sleep, all in the name of breaking ties with their mothers and becoming domesticated. While in the crush, through the infliction of pain, they learn how to accept riders, do circus tricks and paint. This is designed to break the animal’s spirit which it certainly achieves, often taking its sanity too.

    Used for centuries to domesticate wild elephants, this torture training method is still accepted as the only viable training method for elephant handlers and is used in almost every elephant attraction in Thailand.And, once they have their souls stomped out, they are simply vessels entertaining people. They are chained. They don’t eat enough.

    Like humans, elephants have the capability to form relationships and have emotions. But, not the elephants working for the tourists.

    People who visit Thailand — and other countries with elephant tourism — don’t realize the damage they cause these elephants when they support trekking camps, go to circuses or buy the paintings done by these creatures. Without knowing, they send a clear message to the elephant tourism industry that shows they support the torture these animals go through early in their life, as well as the horrific conditions they live in as cogs in the tourism wheel. Please never support this horrible practice, never ride an elephant. (Andres Grijalva)

    http://bit.ly/2koZNdX
  • nicholas
    Tuesday, Oct 22. 2019 01:24 PM
    A female humpback whale had become entangled in a spider web of crab traps and lines. She was weighted down by hundreds of pounds of traps that caused her to struggle to stay afloat. She also had hundreds of yards of line rope wrapped around her body, her tail, her torso, a line tugging in her mouth.



    This is her story of giving gratitude.

    A fisherman spotted her just east of the Faralon Islands (outside the Golden Gate) and radioed for help. Within a few hours, the rescue team arrived and determined that she was so badly off, the only way to save her was to dive in and untangle her… a very dangerous proposition.

    One slap of the tail could kill a rescuer.

    They worked for hours with curved knives and eventually freed her.

    When she was free, the divers say she swam in what seemed like joyous circles. She then came back to each and every diver, one at a time, nudged them, and pushed gently, thanking them. Some said it was the most incredibly beautiful experience of their lives.

    The guy who cut the rope out of her mouth says her eye was following him the whole time, and he will never be the same.

    May you be so fortunate …

    To be surrounded by people who will help you get untangled from the things that are binding you.

    And, may you always know the joy of giving and receiving gratitude.

    SHARE to let everyone know about this story at http://bit.ly/32yOfG1

  • Yee Yin
    Tuesday, Oct 22. 2019 09:35 AM
    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing with us this documentary of the oracle. I know of people taking trance of local deities or gods in Taoist tradition but I didn’t know Tibetan Buddhism has specially trained people taking trance of Buddhas.

    Since we cannot see or communicate with Buddhas directly, oracle becomes the best medium to connect us with Buddhas. The advice given by oracle who is taking trance of an enlightened being is definitely for our benefit as this is the motivation of a Buddha.

    We are lucky to have Rinpoche who introduced to us the Dorje Shugden oracle. We can go to Kechara Forest Retreat to pay homage to Dorje Shugden oracle statue if we don’t have the merits to have an audience with the oracle in person.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/videos/fantastic-oracle-film.html
  • nicholas
    Monday, Oct 21. 2019 10:41 PM
    After years of sweeping the issue under the rug and hoping no one would notice, the FDA has now finally admitted that chicken meat sold in the USA contains arsenic, a cancer-causing toxic chemical that’s fatal in high doses. But the real story is where this arsenic comes from:It’s added to the chicken feed on purpose!

    Even worse, the FDA says its own research shows that the arsenic added to the chicken feed ends up in the chicken meat where it is consumed by humans. So for the last sixty years, American consumers who eat conventional chicken have been swallowing arsenic, a known cancer-causing chemical. (http://www.phillyburbs.com/news/local/burlington_county_times_news/fda-some-chicken-may-have-small-amount-of-arsenic/article_0ecc5758-91f7-11e0-a572-001a4bcf6878.html)

    Until this new study, both the poultry industry and the FDA denied that arsenic fed to chickens ended up in their meat. The fairy-tale excuse story we’ve all been fed for sixty years is that “the arsenic is excreted in the chicken feces.” There’s no scientific basis for making such a claim… it’s just what the poultry industry wanted everybody to believe.

    But now the evidence is so undeniable that the manufacturer of the chicken feed product known as Roxarsone has decided to pull the product off the shelves (http://www.grist.org/food-safety/2011-06-08-fda-admits-supermarket-chickens-test-positive-for-arsenic). And what’s the name of this manufacturer that has been putting arsenic in the chicken feed for all these years? Pfizer, of course — the very same company that makes vaccines containing chemical adjuvants that are injected into children.

    Read more on how FDA Finally Admits Chicken Meat Contains Cancer-Causing Arsenic at http://bit.ly/2P5xSwA
  • nicholas
    Monday, Oct 21. 2019 10:36 PM
    Animals in the wild have to continually contend with the expansion of human civilization. Certain wild animals have learned to coexist and even thrive in urban settings, pigeons and raccoons being obvious examples.

    Well, subway goers in Moscow are becoming familiar with stray dogs. These dogs have become accustomed to using the subway system as a means to travel across Moscow, even managing to catch a nap along the way. The dogs hop on in the morning and travel to the city center where they spend the day begging for scraps. At the end of the day they get back on the subway and travel to the suburbs where they sleep in relative safety.

    The dogs have become experts at judging the length of time they need to stay on the train, and seem to work together to ensure that they exit the subway at the right stop.

    Scientists believe this phenomenon began after the Soviet Union collapsed in the 1990s, and Russia’s new capitalists moved industrial complexes from the city center to the suburbs.

    Dr Andrei Poiarkov, of the Moscow Ecology and Evolution Institute, said: “These complexes were used by homeless dogs as shelters, so the dogs had to move together with their houses. Because the best scavenging for food is in the city center, the dogs had to learn how to travel on the subway – to get to the center in the morning, then back home in the evening, just like people.”

    http://bit.ly/2W0oJa0

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Known is being comfortable and stagnant,
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Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
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Second picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
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First picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
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The first title published by Kechara Comics is Karuna Finds A Way. It tells the tale of high-school sweethearts Karuna and Adam who had what some would call the dream life. Everything was going great for them until one day when reality came knocking on their door. Caught in a surprise swindle, this loving family who never harmed anyone found themselves out of luck and down on their fortune. Determined to save her family, Karuna goes all out to find a solution. See what she does- https://bit.ly/2LSKuWo
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At Kechara Forest Retreat land we have nice fresh spinach growing free of chemicals and pesticides. Yes!
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At Kechara Forest Retreat land we have nice fresh spinach growing free of chemicals and pesticides. Yes!
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Beginner’s Introduction to Dorje Shugden~Very good overview https://bit.ly/2QQNfYv
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Mahapajapati Gotami, who was the first nun ordained by Lord Buddha.
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Mahapajapati Gotami, who was the first nun ordained by Lord Buddha. She was his step-mother and aunt. Buddha's mother had passed away at his birth so he was raised by Gotami.
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First Sri Lankan Buddhist temple opened in Dubai!!!
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My Dharma boy (left) and Oser girl loves to laze around on the veranda in the mornings. They enjoy all the trees, grass and relaxing under the hot sun. Sunbathing is a favorite daily activity. I care about these two doggies of mine very much and I enjoy seeing them happy. They are with me always. Tsem Rinpoche Always be kind to animals and eat vegetarian- https://bit.ly/2Psp8h2
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Beautiful high file for print of Lord Manjushri. May you be blessed- https://bit.ly/2V8mwZe
Mongolian (Oymiakon) Shaman in Siberia, Russia. That is his real outfit he wears. Very unique. TR
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Mongolian (Oymiakon) Shaman in Siberia, Russia. That is his real outfit he wears. Very unique. TR
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Find one of the most beautiful temples in the world in Nara, Japan. It is the 1,267 year old Todai-ji temple that houses a 15 meter Buddha Vairocana statue who is a cosmic and timeless Buddha. Emperor Shomu who sponsored this beautiful temple eventually abdicated and ordained as a Buddhist monk. Very interesting history and story. One of the places everyone should visit- https://bit.ly/2VgsHhK
Manjusri Kumara (bodhisattva of wisdom), India, Pala dynesty, 9th century, stone, Honolulu Academy of Arts
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Manjusri Kumara (bodhisattva of wisdom), India, Pala dynesty, 9th century, stone, Honolulu Academy of Arts
Silver Manjusri figure from Ngemplak Semongan (Indonesia). Apparently during the Shailendra Dynasty, Mahayana Buddhism was very strong in Indonesia. This Dynasty promoted Mahayana Buddhism and Manjushri was a principal Buddha of worship.
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Silver Manjusri figure from Ngemplak Semongan (Indonesia). Apparently during the Shailendra Dynasty, Mahayana Buddhism was very strong in Indonesia. This Dynasty promoted Mahayana Buddhism and Manjushri was a principal Buddha of worship.
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There is an area near Lumbini, Nepal, they have sightings of Yeti for hundreds of years. So they have signages in the area with Yeti artwork to highlight this. Interesting. TR
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There is an area near Lumbini, Nepal, they have sightings of Yeti for hundreds of years. So they have signages in the area with Yeti artwork to highlight this. Interesting. TR
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Photos of footprints (Yeti) are from a high altitude pass (Darwa Pass) connecting Gangotri valley to Yamunotri valley through old pilgrim route.
Beautiful picture. Rare. Three holy beings.
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Beautiful picture. Rare. Three holy beings.
May 1, 2019-I really enjoy this picture of these visitors visiting Dorje Shugden\'s grotto in Kechara Forest Retreat today. They look happy, light and blessed after doing their prayers to Dorje Shugden. I wanted to share this picture.- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
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May 1, 2019-I really enjoy this picture of these visitors visiting Dorje Shugden's grotto in Kechara Forest Retreat today. They look happy, light and blessed after doing their prayers to Dorje Shugden. I wanted to share this picture.- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
A postcard of my great grand aunt Princess Nirgidma of Torghut-Tsem Rinpoche
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A postcard of my great grand aunt Princess Nirgidma of Torghut-Tsem Rinpoche
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Just now, this beautiful grape and orange infused water drink with a blue glass was brought in for me. I was amazed at the colors. Tsem Rinpoche
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Just now, this beautiful grape and orange infused water drink with a blue glass was brought in for me. I was amazed at the colors. Tsem Rinpoche
We have to look in and change from within to find the way out of all that makes us unhappy.~Tsem Rinpoche 

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We have to look in and change from within to find the way out of all that makes us unhappy.~Tsem Rinpoche http://www.tsemrinpoche.com
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  • Our Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir speaks so well, logically and regarding our country’s collaboration with China for growth. It is refreshing to listen to Dr. Mahathir’s thoughts. He said our country can look to China for many more things such as technology and so on. Tsem Rinpoche
    6 months ago
    Our Malaysian Prime Minister Dr. Mahathir speaks so well, logically and regarding our country’s collaboration with China for growth. It is refreshing to listen to Dr. Mahathir’s thoughts. He said our country can look to China for many more things such as technology and so on. Tsem Rinpoche
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    This is the first time His Holiness Dalai Lama mentions he had some very serious illness. Very worrying. This video is captured April 2019.
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    Beautiful Monastery in Hong Kong
  • This dog thanks his hero in such a touching way. Tsem Rinpoche
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    This dog thanks his hero in such a touching way. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Join Tsem Rinpoche in prayer for H.H. Dalai Lama’s long life~ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYy7JcveikU&feature=youtu.be
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    Join Tsem Rinpoche in prayer for H.H. Dalai Lama’s long life~ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYy7JcveikU&feature=youtu.be
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    6 months ago
    These people going on pilgrimage to a holy mountain and prostrating out of devotion and for pilgrimage in Tibet. Such determination for spiritual practice. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Beautiful new casing in Kechara for Vajra Yogini. Tsem Rinpoche
    7 months ago
    Beautiful new casing in Kechara for Vajra Yogini. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Get ready to laugh real hard. This is Kechara’s version of “Whatever Happened to Baby Jane!” We have some real talents in this video clip.
    7 months ago
    Get ready to laugh real hard. This is Kechara’s version of “Whatever Happened to Baby Jane!” We have some real talents in this video clip.
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    7 months ago
    Recitation of Dorje Dermo‘s mantra or the Dharani of Glorious Vajra Claws. This powerful mantra is meant to destroy all obstacles that come in our way. Beneficial to play this mantra in our environments.
  • Beautiful
    7 months ago
    Beautiful
    Beautiful sacred Severed Head Vajra Yogini from Tsem Rinpoche's personal shrine.
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    7 months ago
    My little monster cute babies Dharma and Oser. Take a look and get a cute attack for the day! Tsem Rinpoche
  • Plse watch this short video and see how all sentient beings are capable of tenderness and love. We should never hurt animals nor should we eat them. Tsem Rinpoche
    7 months ago
    Plse watch this short video and see how all sentient beings are capable of tenderness and love. We should never hurt animals nor should we eat them. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Cruelty of some people have no limits and it’s heartbreaking. Being kind cost nothing. Tsem Rinpoche
    8 months ago
    Cruelty of some people have no limits and it’s heartbreaking. Being kind cost nothing. Tsem Rinpoche
  • SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    9 months ago
    SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    Tsem Rinpoche's dog Oser girl enjoying her snack in her play pen.
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    10 months ago
    Cute!
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  • Uncle Wong
    10 months ago
    Uncle Wong
    We were told by Uncle Wong he is very faithful toward Dorje Shugden. Dorje Shugden has extended help to him on several occasions and now Uncle Wong comes daily to make incense offerings to Dorje Shugden. He is grateful towards the help he was given.
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    Tsem Rinpoche’s Schnauzer Dharma boy fights Robot sphere from Arkonide!
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    10 months ago
    Cute baby owl found and rescued
    We rescued a lost baby owl in Kechara Forest Retreat.
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    10 months ago
    Nice cups from Kechara!!
    Dorje Shugden people's lives matter!
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    10 months ago
    Enjoy a peaceful morning at Kechara Forest Retreat
    Chirping birds and other forest animals create a joyful melody at the Vajrayogini stupa in Kechara Forest Retreat (Bentong, Malaysia).
  • His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche makes offering of khata to Dorje Shugden.
    10 months ago
    His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche makes offering of khata to Dorje Shugden.
    Trijang Rinpoche never gave up his devotion to Dorje Shugden no matter how much Tibetan government in exile pressured him to give up. He stayed loyal inspiring so many of us.
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    This topic is so hot in many circles right now.
    This video is thought-provoking and very interesting. Watch! Thanks so much to our friends at LIVEKINDLY.
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    Chiropractic CHANGES LIFE for teenager with acute PAIN & DEAD LEG.
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    BEAUTIFUL PLACE IN NEW YORK STATE-AMAZING.
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    Leonardo DiCaprio takes on the meat Industry with real action.
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    Do psychic mediums have messages from beyond?
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    2 yearss ago
    Lovely gift for my 52nd Birthday. Tsem Rinpoche
  • This 59-year-old chimpanzee was refusing food and ready to die until...
    2 yearss ago
    This 59-year-old chimpanzee was refusing food and ready to die until...
    she received “one last visit from an old friend” 💔💔
  • Bigfoot sighted again and made it to the news.
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    Bigfoot sighted again and made it to the news.
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    2 yearss ago
    Casper is such a cute and adorable. I like him.
  • Dorje Shugden Monastery Amarbayasgalant  Mongolia's Ancient Hidden Gem
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    Dorje Shugden Monastery Amarbayasgalant Mongolia's Ancient Hidden Gem
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    2 yearss ago
    Don't you love Hamburgers? See how 'delicious' it is here!
  • Such a beautiful and powerful message from a person who knows the meaning of life. Tsem Rinpoche
    2 yearss ago
    Such a beautiful and powerful message from a person who knows the meaning of life. Tsem Rinpoche
  • What the meat industry figured out is that you don't need healthy animals to make a profit.
    2 yearss ago
    What the meat industry figured out is that you don't need healthy animals to make a profit.
    Sick animals are more profitable... farms calculate how close to death they can keep animals without killing them. That's the business model. How quickly they can be made to grow, how tightly they can be packed, how much or how little can they eat, how sick they can get without dying... We live in a world in which it's conventional to treat an animal like a block of wood. ~ Jonathan Safran Foer
  • This video went viral and it's a must watch!!
    2 yearss ago
    This video went viral and it's a must watch!!
  • SEE HOW THIS ANIMAL SERIAL KILLER HAS NO ISSUE BLUDGEONING THIS DEFENSELESS BEING.
    2 yearss ago
    SEE HOW THIS ANIMAL SERIAL KILLER HAS NO ISSUE BLUDGEONING THIS DEFENSELESS BEING.
    This happens daily in slaughterhouse so you can get your pork and Bak ku teh. Stop eating meat.

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