Stabbed in-between the eyes-Amazing!

Jan 16, 2012 | Views: 1,729

This year, an extraordinary dog amazed people worldwide for her bravery. Bella, a 6 year old German Shepherd in South Africa, was stabbed IN BETWEEN THE EYES when she tried to protect her owner’s (Vernon Swart) home from intruders!

With an 8 inch knife plunged through her skull, Swart was alerted about the incident by his neighbours. He then quickly rushed Bella to the nearest veterinary clinic.

Fortunately, Swart said that although the would looked horrific, Bella appeared to be free of pain and was acting normally… In fact, she was running around the street as if nothing happened! Our heroic dog will have a full recovery as the knife missed her brain only by a few centimeters. Poor Bella.

Dogs always show such loyalty and devotion. It seems that serving and protecting their loved ones comes so naturally for our four-legged friends.

What about you? Would you have placed yourself at risk to save someone without a second thought? I love dogs. I have always loved dogs since a young child.

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Robbers stab dog in the head

2011-08-08 09:56 | Jan Gerber, Die Burger

Cape Town – A well-known Stellenbosch artist and musician has told how he thought his neighbour was joking when he received a call on Saturday morning to say he should come quickly as his dog was “running about in the street with a knife in her head”.

Vernon Swart said it transpired that his 6-year-old German Shepherd and terrier cross, Bella, had foiled a robbery during which she was stabbed in the head.

Swart, known for his nude studies and landscapes as well as being the drummer for Valiant Swart, said he thought it was “absurd”.

He then went outside, to see the police “come charging, guns drawn”.

“Bella then attacked them,” he recounted on Sunday, while she lay quietly in front of the fireplace in their house in Dennesig Street, Stellenbosch.

The neighbours had called the police as they had trespassers on their property. The suspected robbers never got into Swart’s home, but must have been in the yard.

Missed the brain

Swart and his wife, Ingrid, who was at work at the time of the incident, then took Bella to a vet.

She was put under anaesthetic and the vet “literally had to push his knee against her head” to pull out the knife, said Swart, whose son Lucas is the drummer for the Stellenbosch rock group The Pretty Blue Guns.

To their surprise, Bella was fine, despite the stitches to the wound.

The knife penetrated about 12cm between her eyes, and appeared to have missed her brain.

Swart said he gave the knife to the detective and police would hopefully be able to dust it for fingerprints.

Stellenbosch police spokesperson Major René Matthee said they were investigating a case of malicious damage to property.

To reward Bella for her bravery, Ingrid cooked her a piece of fillet on Saturday evening.

“She was still under sedation and was a bit groggy when she ate it.”

Ingrid said Bella had always been a good guard dog and had in the past got rid of unwelcome visitors.

But they added that they thought Bella didn’t really do justice to her name – which means beauty. “She looks like an old, worn-out mattress.”

Source: http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Robbers-stab-dog-in-the-head-201108081

 

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  1. Edward ooi on Mar 6, 2014 at 10:38 pm

    Dear Rinpoche, I’m feel relieved that Bella didn’t get stabbed in the brain and I also wish that the police quickly arrest the robber for doing this to a dog. It’s good that Bella is still available to run around in the streets after getting stabbed. I guess Bella have already healed 100% because this case have happened for like 2 years already.

  2. Vinnie Tan on Aug 18, 2013 at 6:13 am

    It is just amazing how this little dog can still survive with the knife being so deeply penetrated into the skull of it. It is both shocking and fascinating. Hopefully that Bella is still alright now even after the knife is being removed from her skull.

    If animals can have such strong will power, why is it not possible for some people. I just do not understand about it.

  3. Jutika Lam on Feb 21, 2013 at 11:35 pm

    Dear Rinpoche,

    OH MY BUDDHA!!! What a very brave and smart dog she is to proctected her master and at the same time managed to foil a robbery plan!

    Bella really is one of those dogs that is a true hero and deserves a salute from a lot of people because it is just amazing how a dog like Bella just fearlessly foiled the robbers plans to rob only thinking of her master’s safety and not whether she will survive or not.

    It is good news and a miracle that the 8 inch knife missed her by only a few centimeters… I believe that the good Karma Bella accumulated has not only gave her the bravery to protect her master but also for her to survive.

    We should always be kind to animals as they always have no intention to harm us it is just that sometimes from past experiences something must have scared them thus making them a bit nervous.

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing this story about this wonderful and brave dog!

    Love
    Jutika

  4. Lucas Roth on Nov 4, 2012 at 4:23 pm

    this is a very amazing and fortunate dog. how a dog would be so loyal to get stabbed between the eyes trying to protect her owner’s home. the best part is that Bella survived and is up and running around. this is just one of the many reasons why i love dogs. 🙂

  5. Julien Roth on Oct 30, 2012 at 6:48 pm

    This is truly an amazing story, i cant believe that this dog is still alive after being stabbed in the head in between the eyes, truly amazing! I am so glad that this dog is alive.

    AND yet again, here is another story to show how loyal a dog can be. Be kind to them, all they will ever do is love you, but only if you love them first.

  6. edward ooi on Oct 27, 2012 at 10:32 pm

    If dogs can safe a human life, why can’t we save the animal instead of abuse them.Because the loyalty of the dog, her good merits saved her from dying. This article teaches us that if you treat who or what with compassion, they will pay you back with their kindness too. (EXCEPT FOR BITCHY PEOPLE) JUST KIDDING HAHA

  7. beatrix ooi on Oct 25, 2012 at 8:40 pm

    I’m very glad that Bella survived. Dogs are such loyal companions.I always wanted to have a dog but both of my parents do not allow me to have one, that makes me become very excited to see dogs once awhile. Thank You for sharing Rinpoche. I will take care of my dog very well in the future when i can keep one.
    Love,
    beatrix.

  8. Wan Wai Meng on Feb 8, 2012 at 10:43 pm

    It is really unnerving to see Bella with a knife lodged in her head. But it is inspiring to see animals who is so loyal to their owners. Hope Bella inspires more people to take care of their animals.

  9. Li Kheng on Feb 6, 2012 at 12:26 am

    It is an amazing story, thank you, Rinpoche. Two lessons I learn from this post:

    1) Animals are behaving more “humanly” than humans as they will stand up for someone they care for and who has been kind to them. In the modern world, i have witnessed situations where people not only do not stand up and protect the people they claim to love but, in some cases, they even turn around and “bite the hands that feed them”. Bella is a shinig example for many of us.

    2) The human species has gone against the law of nature through various criminal acts such as stealing. In the natural environment of the animal kingdom, animals do not engage in crimes that we hear so much about in the human world: rape, murder for the “fun of it” etc. This is really something to reflect on before we become too beastly a speicies.

    The solution: to learn up and practice Dharma in our daily lives.

  10. Adeline Tan on Jan 25, 2012 at 2:26 pm

    This is another amazing dog’s story with good ending!Dogs are highly intelligent and loyal animals.They can be very good companions,they can be trained to be rescued dogs to save lives in times of disaster,guard the herds,help fight and solve crimes such as drugs smuggling very useful and helpful to us.We must treat them well may it be pet dogs or stray dogs.

  11. Albert on Jan 23, 2012 at 2:01 am

    animal cannot talk like what we used to do, they can’t tell us how loyal, brave they are, but in fact, they use action to tell us what they are capable of, they have shown a very good example to human about loyalty, bravery, gratitude, etc… they have done so many things that we can’t do, and yet, we continuously hurt them, torture them, kill them for our selfish desire… compare to them, I wonder who are the real animal now…

    I’m so glad that Bella is safe, she is really great…

  12. Uncle Eddie on Jan 21, 2012 at 12:42 pm

    Apart from bravery and undisputed loyalty, dogs are smarter than most animals – easy to train and be educated as a watch-dog. In the face of a threat, well-trained dogs put their lives at risk and in fearless jeopardy to save their owners, as can be seen in police or military trained dogs. Dogs have many capabilities better than human beings too in respect of:- Eyesight – where dogs can see better in darkness than humans; Hearing – Dogs can hear voices at frequencies beyond humans’threshold of hearing, and can notice noisesfrom distances 4 times farther away than we humans do. Smell – Its centre of smell in it brain is 40 times more than humans. These are some efficient capabilities that dogs can have over we humans do, therefore can be relied upon as good protector-dogs for our needs at anytime!

  13. Lim Yew Leong on Jan 21, 2012 at 11:20 am

    Loyalty comes from devotion, devotion comes from faith, faith comes from a simple mind

  14. Paris on Jan 21, 2012 at 1:03 am

    Wow, this is pretty amazing… It’s true how animals demonstrate so much more compassion and kindness to each other and to humans than humans do. Someone pointed out to me recently that humans are the only beings who will kill each other and other animals for means other than survival. No other animal in the world does that; they kill only out of an instinct to survive but not for selfish or greedy reasons. And like Bella, there are so many incredible examples out there of animals who have demonstrated greater loyalty, care and strength towards each other and humans, than many, many humans would be capable of.

  15. Carmen Koo on Jan 19, 2012 at 4:11 am

    Unlike animals who never fail to show utmost loyalty and bravery, if anyone of us were placed in Bella’s shoes, we would have rushed out of the house in an instance! Goes to show how selfish the human mind can be.

    Animals, especially dogs, always have a tendecy to loyally stick with their owners through thick and thin, even at the cost of their lives. This story yet again portrays two extremes:

    1. The cruelty of mankind, and their domination portrayed by hurting animals without a second thought. If they can stab a dog between the eyes, the very same action can be translated to doing it to another human being. How sickening this is.

    2. No matter what pain and suffering the dogs undergo, they still have 100% trust in the very species that contributed to their pain. We should take heed from their immense loyalty, sincerity and kindness.

    Who is really man’s best friend?

  16. tenzin llhamo on Jan 18, 2012 at 3:08 pm

    Wow! Bella is so brave! Shows how much loyalty she has for her owners and their property. I am glad that she is ok. This is one of the example for dogs being called ‘man’s best friend’. Whether it is a dog or any other beings, we should love and treat them well… Not only when they are hurt…

  17. Jeffrey on Jan 18, 2012 at 2:42 pm

    Dogs are the most amazing creatures. They give unconditional love to their masters. No matter how the dogs were treated by their masters, they hold no grudges and they will remain loyal, always ready for their masters. Dogs does not think twice to protect their loved ones with their own life.

  18. skyong on Jan 18, 2012 at 11:48 am

    OMG. I thought he is dead. Very brave for a dog to protect his owner without knowing and worrying the weapon hold by the robber. Is the blade razor sharp? It has gone in so deep. Thank goodness the dog is still alive. 🙂

  19. Julia Tan on Jan 18, 2012 at 9:23 am

    Brave Bella, guarded her master all the way. Dogs are loyal and they are the greatest guardian for us. They always make sure that their masters are safe. Because they have a heart which has great love and care without agenda. They are grateful to the people who took care of them and always ready to serve and repy their kindness. What about us?

  20. Wah Ying on Jan 18, 2012 at 7:55 am

    忠诚与勇气应该生在骨子里的?还是训练出来的?只有一直一直训练,或者本来就在骨子里,才会没有一分迟疑就冲出去救人。希望自己也能培养更多的勇气,站起来指正、表明立场、承认自己不够好的勇气。

  21. jp on Jan 18, 2012 at 3:27 am

    Incredible how loyal and faithful Bella is. It’s equally incredible that she could even run around with the knife in her head!

    How many of us would take a knife for another person? How many of us would stay loyal and faithful to our friends when they are in need? If a dog can do it why can’t we? What’s in the way of us being caring and selfless? Something to think about.

  22. William on Jan 18, 2012 at 2:43 am

    Dogs is always known to be loyal. And it is especially true if they were treated well by their owners. They would do anything to protect their owner. For Bella, it is sheer karma that she is not killed. It is not her time to die yet. I bet she has collected lots of good merits in the act of hers. She may be reborn as a human being in her next life.

  23. Lim Han Nee on Jan 17, 2012 at 10:07 pm

    Thank you, Rinpoche, for this very touching story. Yes, Bella’s loyalty and her courage are truly amazing. There must have been so much pain when she went around with the knife between her eyes before it was removed. Yes, the unquestioning loyalty of animals towards their masters does put us humans to shame.

  24. Sock Wan on Jan 17, 2012 at 4:00 pm

    This is amazing, what the owner provides to the dog are merely food, shelter and maybe some playtime. But the dog could sacrifice its life to repay the kindness.

  25. abby on Jan 17, 2012 at 1:28 pm

    I rather die to not saving the life of my loved ones because the regret feeling will haunt me till my death. Thats not what i want.
    Im happy for Bella so much! She’s a good girl. I love dogs also. I miss my dogs as well 🙂 they protected me and my family until the day they were dead.

  26. Helena on Jan 17, 2012 at 12:26 pm

    Dear Rinpoche, Thank you very much for sharing, I am very happy to know that Bella is fine and well now and Its very touching as Bella’s royalty, love and devotion towards the owner is selfless.
    Sometimes is very sad that we human can’t even compare with these furry friends. We are always selfish and sometimes a cowards to just admit our mistakes, don’t even think of a sacrifices to our loved ones.
    Bella its absolutely a brave and loving baby, perhaps, we can put down our ego and starts to love and care for others.

  27. Choi Sheem on Jan 17, 2012 at 11:35 am

    Bella was real brave. I imagine that what went on in her doggy head at the time of coming face to face with the intruder was just pure selfless but to protect the property of her master. It was sooo painful just to see the knife lodged between her eyes and what Bella and her master went through. Its a relieve to know she is well and recovering.

  28. Frederick Law on Jan 17, 2012 at 11:10 am

    Dogs are always so loyal to their master, no matter how they are treated, they will still stay and be close with their master. Dogs are intelligent being, just like we human, but only in a four legged furry form, and could not speak, but some how, their quality certainly far exceed we human in terms of loyalty.

    Amazing that Bella could sacrifice herself to protect her master from intruder, and being so brave to fight with her life to endure the safety of her master, being stabbed in the eyes and nearly died doesn’t deter her too, and still being friendly and loyal to her master, even the pain she had to endured. Amazing.

    This also reminded me on The Nine Attitudes of Devotion to the Guru, where on the 8th prayer it stated:
    8. That of a domestic dog. Like a loyal dog, even when the Guru ridicules, irritates or ignores one, one never responds with anger.

    (extracted from http://blog.tsemtulku.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/prayers-and-sadhanas/sadhana-prayers.html#0f)

    This is the quality we should have,and this story serves as a reminder and teaching to us.

    Thank you Rinpoche for this article. with folded Hands.

    Love, Frederick Law

  29. Margaretlee on Jan 17, 2012 at 8:56 am

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing this brave story of Bella. I must agree that dogs are more loyal than humans in many situations. it could probably be their instrinsic nature or they are just less complicated than human beings.

    I like what Beng Qooi said, we can learn so much from animals whom we usually treat as beings less superior than us, but their courage, bravery and loyalty in many cases surpasses what we complicated human can perfrom. Their devotion to their masters is simple and pure and perhaps this is what we humans need to learn, to eliminate the self grasping mind in a world full fueled by individualism.

    Bella, I wish you a quick and full recovery!

  30. freon on Jan 17, 2012 at 7:59 am

    Loyalty towards a person to a dog is so simple and straight forward. For a human to be loyal to some one require so many excuses, the person that i want to pay loyalty must be rich la, handsome la, kind to me lar, can’t scold or bit me etc etc. Worst, not every one will be loyal till they die. To be loyal to a person until he or she die become a “legend” in today’s world. Because most of the time, we, do not even loyal or truthful to our self.

    From this story i begin to learn one thing. Learn to be loyal to my Root Guru and trust. Is essential to trust a Guru, from the trust i believe some day i will understand how to use Dharma knowledge in life, how to be more wisdom in understanding people.

    Thank you, Guru for sharing this article.

  31. Cynthia L on Jan 17, 2012 at 7:01 am

    The wonderful thing about dogs is that no matter how much pain they are in, they do not show it and some even tries to hide it. They are just happy to see their owners regardless what. It’s a teaching to us humans that we should follow these examples and take on suffering for others joyously.

  32. nicholas yu on Jan 17, 2012 at 5:48 am

    Wow…..even dogs can be so loyal.
    Even though this is not my first time hearing how dogs save or protect their master but every time when i heard of the story as such, it always blow my mind.

    If dogs can have such a high loyalty and devotion it make me feel ashamed that why human can’t?
    Especially towards someone that has been so kind and always cares for us….
    Really show a great example of gratefulness.

    Something that human should learn from and contemplate.

  33. bengkooi on Jan 17, 2012 at 5:29 am

    Dogs have always been called Man’s Best Friend, and in Bella’s example, we can clearly see why. Dogs, more than any other living being that I know, exemplify the qualities of loyalty and bravery best. We humans can learn such values from animals, which we normally consider as being beneath us. Perhaps we should start thinking of them as sentient beings who have an equal right to live, especially as many dogs make better and more loyal friends than our human friends!

  34. lam hy on Jan 17, 2012 at 2:39 am

    Looking at the picture make me feel so pitiful for Bella. Can’t imagine the pain that she has gone through. I am glad that Bella is OK. dogs have always been very loyal to their owners. They are great animals.

  35. Jason on Jan 16, 2012 at 6:25 pm

    I love dogs from little also was lucky to have parents who allowed us to have pets but also to take responsibilty for them, caring for, feeding, washing, walking etc of our pets…great to instill caring values for kids for life and attitude in general for others in adult life. Priceless memories, Thank you Mum & Dad.
    Dogs definitely provide so much more to us without question..

  36. sarahyap on Jan 16, 2012 at 4:01 pm

    I would have fainted if saw that happened to my dog… or any other dog. Great reaction from Vernon for attending to his dog immediately… and Bella, like many other dogs proved to the world once again on bravery and loyalty.

  37. lewkwanleng on Jan 16, 2012 at 10:25 am

    Loyalty is indeed a precious quality. I am sure we can learn from Bella and Swarts on this matter.

    Anyway, it is good to hear that both of them are OK 🙂

  38. Mc on Jan 16, 2012 at 10:09 am

    I am very glad the Swarts and Bella are all fine and this story has a good ending. What Bella did was out of instinct to protect the people she love. That is what is so wonderful about dogs and other animals – they don’t stop to weigh up the pros and cons before they act, which we humans so often do. We may credit it to being “smart” or “careful” which is not wrong by worldly standards but ultimately it is a measure-up of own self interest against other people’s interest. In Bella’s case, there is only one interest to protect ie that of the people she loves.

  39. su an on Jan 16, 2012 at 9:20 am

    What a loyal and brave Bella! She must have loved her owners very very much. Her owners must have treated her with much care and love as well. What are the chances of getting stabbed 12cm in the head and missing the brain/ major arteries?? Sheer force of good karma. I can’t imagine being caught in the same situation but would like to imagine I can do the same too 🙂

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    Learn more about Dark Watchers at http://bit.ly/341Rcid
  • nicholas
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 04:31 PM
    The liturgy of Dharma Protector practice is called ‘kangso’ and it is broken up into several parts including the invocation, praise, kawang, serkyem offering, mantra recitation, enthronement and dedication.

    The kawang liturgy is a confessional practice in which the practitioner engages in a specific visualisation meant to purify tremendous amounts of negative karma. Before delving into the technicalities of the kawang contemplation, we first need to have an understanding of karma.

    At the heart of a Dharma Protector’s kangso, or fulfilment ritual, is the recitation of the kawang liturgy, otherwise known as kangshag. Literally meaning the ‘clearing of obstacles’, this special confessional prayer utilises tantric visualisation combined with recitation in order to tap into Dorje Shugden’s power to significantly purify accumulated negative karma threatening to obstruct our practice.

    Corresponding with the amount of obstacles that are to be removed, the kawang visualisation is particularly graphic. Therefore, we should dwell on the real meaning of the contemplation and not on its wrathful and violent description. It also follows that if the negative karma that obstructs our practice is forceful, then the pujas to counter it have to be equally intense.

    We approach the recitation of the kawang by visualising our delusions, negative karma, habituations and so forth in the form of a man or a woman. Then, a dakini who is an emanation of Vajrayogini appears, wielding a cemetery knife, to slay the being who is the personification of our negativities. She slices the body in such a way that uncovers the inner organs, after which she makes the seven types of offerings from the remains of the corpse i.e. the wrathful sensory offerings.

    Learn more about Kawang: A Dorje Shugden Confessional Practice at http://bit.ly/2E05llj
  • Yee Yin
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 04:09 PM
    Thank you for sharing with us how we can help animals other than dogs and cats. Since insects are very small, we don’t usually take note of their needs. In fact, we don’t really like to have small insects around us. We usually will find ways to repel them. However, they are still beings that we should treat them the same as other beings. When we have surplus of food, we can recite mantras on them and feed leave the food out to feed the insects.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/stories-from-a-chela-blessing-the-animal-realm
  • nicholas
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 04:04 PM
    When most people think of Bigfoot or the Yeti, they usually think of the snowy Himalayas or the dense forests of America. However, Bigfoot can be found all over the world. Most recently, there is possible evidence of Bigfoot existing in the beautiful and lush country of Malaysia, where I live!

    Residents of urban Puchong, Kuala Lumpur have found four huge and unexplainable footprints. Similar in shape to the human footprint, they have been described as an “unnatural occurrence”. I wonder if these footprints will be examined by experts, because Bigfoot footprints are very distinct and unique, not to mention huge. In fact, I have previously blogged about Bigfoot footprints in relation to dermal ridges.

    Read more about Bigfoot Spotted in Puchong at http://bit.ly/2rs2GOI
  • Yee Yin
    Sunday, Dec 8. 2019 02:45 PM
    It is quite common to hear sightings of ghosts in tunnels. Tunnels are usually damp and the sunlight can’t reach inside. There is no air circulation, therefore the negative energy can remain in tunnels for a long time. When we drive through tunnels and feel uncomfortable, we can recite some mantras to calm our minds and protect ourselves. Dorje Shugden mantra will be a good one to learn up for protection like this:
    OM BENZA WIKI BITANA SOHA

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/paranormal/creepy-tunnels-2.html
  • Pastor Lanse
    Sunday, Dec 8. 2019 01:38 PM
    Choyang Dulzin Kuten Lama was a respected oracle of two enlightened Dharma Protectors – Dorje Shugden and Setrap. Coming from humble beginnings, Choyang Kuten Lama experienced his first trance when he was seventeen years old. Under the care and guidance of H.H. Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche, he became a renowned oracle who contributed greatly to his countrymen during the most trying time in Tibet’s history.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/great-lamas-masters/the-selfless-dorje-shugden-oracle.html
  • nicholas
    Saturday, Dec 7. 2019 06:34 PM
    Do you know anyone who is constantly engaged in excessive, unreasonable and repetitive behaviour such as cleaning, hand-washing, or rearranging? If you do, that person is most likely suffering from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD).

    OCD is characterised by irrational fear or obsession that triggers repetitive actions. Many people suffering from OCD are aware that their actions are illogical, but when they try to ignore the urge to perform a particular action, their anxiety increases until they eventually give in to their compulsion.

    According to the National Institute of Mental Health, OCD affects 1% of the adult population in the United States alone. OCD does not discriminate and can affect anyone regardless of race, gender or age. It has great implications on a person’s quality of life and can affect their emotional health, education, career and even their social and personal life as their obsessions can result in hours of repetitive ritualistic behaviour, thus preventing them from doing other things.

    Understand more about Obsessive Compulsive Disorder at http://bit.ly/33ZRciF
  • nicholas
    Saturday, Dec 7. 2019 06:25 PM
    Gyenze, otherwise known as Ratna Shugden, is one of the five main emanations of the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden. This particular emanation is Dorje Shugden manifesting in an increasing form. When sincere practitioners propitiate Gyenze, we invoke his blessings to increase outer and inner wealth, health, and spiritual merits.

    With this in mind, His Eminence the 25th Tsem Rinpoche envisioned and built a chapel specifically dedicated to Gyenze and his beneficial energies. Located at the front of Kechara Forest Retreat, it has become a place of spiritual pilgrimage for many people of all backgrounds and Gyenze has manifested signs of fulfilling people’s wishes.

    As more and more people are seeing the benefits of praying to Gyenze, a new 5-foot statue was commissioned to be installed in the chapel. On November 3, 2017 the new statue of Gyenze arrived at Kechara Forest Retreat. Auspiciously, it was the very same day that Kechara’s monthly Dorje Shugden puja was being held! Milk, incense and a silk khata were offered to welcome Gyenze as soon as the statue was unpacked.

    Read more of the 5-Foot Gyenze Statue Arrives in Kechara Forest Retreat at http://bit.ly/2YsfgK4
  • nicholas
    Saturday, Dec 7. 2019 06:14 PM
    The claim that Dorje Shugden sends you to the three lower realms is used by the Tibetan leadership to worry their community into giving up the Dorje Shugden practice because now, it negatively affects your rebirth. According to the Tibetan leadership, they are banning the practice because they do not want people to go to the three lower realms and take rebirth as spirits or worse. And this reasoning is further used by the Tibetan leadership to create a false sense of compassion, because it compels Tibetans to encourage one another to give up the practice. Why? Because you would not want your loved ones going to the three lower realms, would you?

    If Dorje Shugden practice sends you to the three lower realms, how come the Tibetan leadership keeps recognizing the reincarnations of lamas who engaged in the practice? Shouldn’t they be spirits or reborn in the hell realms, according to the Tibetan leadership? Some of these lamas passed away before the ban on Dorje Shugden began, which means they practiced Dorje Shugden until their last breath in their previous incarnations. They did not have the ‘chance’ to give up the practice. So shouldn’t these lamas have taken rebirth in the three lower realms? And if they took rebirths as animals, spirits or hell beings, who are the individuals being recognized as their reincarnations?

    How come the Tibetan leadership has their own candidate for Domo Geshe Rinpoche’s reincarnation? The previous Domo Geshe Rinpoche was a huge and prominent Dorje Shugden practitioner and he passed away still practicing Dorje Shugden. Since he never gave up this practice of so-called ‘spirit worship’ and supposedly ‘broke’ his vows right until the end of his life, how come he did not take rebirth in the three lower realms as the Tibetan leadership said he would? Even more ironically, why did they recognize a candidate for his reincarnation instead?

    Another major example is His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Dorjechang, the Junior Tutor of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama. Kyabje Trijang Dorjechang practiced Dorje Shugden, again till the end of his life, and never gave up the practice. According to the Tibetan leadership, this means that the Dalai Lama’s own tutor died a spirit worshipper and therefore, according their basis for banning the practice, Trijang Rinpoche should have taken rebirth in the three lower realms. So why then is the Dalai Lama himself recognizing the reincarnation of his teacher, Trijang Chocktrul Rinpoche?

    Check out the truth of Dorje Shugden People Do Not Go to the Three Lower Realms at http://bit.ly/2OVIIVo
  • nicholas
    Saturday, Dec 7. 2019 06:03 PM
    The divine and enlightened beings can manifest in whatever form suits the needs of the people of that time and place in order to help them. They are truly compassionate in that way, and show their immense spiritual ability to be able to do so. The emanation of Lord Manjushri, the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden is no different. It is with that in mind that I envisioned commissioning different forms of Dorje Shugden painted and drawn in different cultural styles to better suit the temperaments of practitioners the world over.

    The usual style that Dorje Shugden is depicted is very Tibetan, but even within his holy entourage there are differences of culture and variation across different countries. For example, the 10 Youthful and Wrathful Attendants, warrior emanations of Dorje Shugden who help avert both inner and outer obstacles, appear in different forms. They take on the physical appearance of Tibetan, Mongolian, Chinese, Kashmiri, Indian and Nepali warriors. This clearly shows that as an enlightened being, Dorje Shugden is above and beyond cultural differences, or location-based variations, etc. He transcends all of that but will emanate in forms that appeal the most to the practitioner. The more styles there are, the more wider the appeal will be. My hope is that many will be blessed by Dorje Shugden and enter his practice and be protected.

    H.E. The 25th Tsem Rinpoche recently commissioned very special images of Dorje Shugden in Indian style, Fauvistic style, Byzantine style, Malaysian style, Chinese style, New Age style and Japanese anime style. And there are many more to come. Do check back here every few weeks as there are more different styles of Dorje Shugden art and will add here in time.

    Check out http://bit.ly/2PyTqCb

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Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
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Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
Second picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
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Second picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
First 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!
See beautiful pictures of Manjushri Guest House here- https://bit.ly/2WGo0ti
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See beautiful pictures of Manjushri Guest House here- https://bit.ly/2WGo0ti
Beginner’s Introduction to Dorje Shugden~Very good overview https://bit.ly/2QQNfYv
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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.
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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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.
Another nun disciple of Lord Buddha\'s. She had achieved great spiritual abilities and high attainments. She would be a proper object of refuge. This image of the eminent bhikkhuni (nun) disciple of the Buddha, Uppalavanna Theri.
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Another nun disciple of Lord Buddha's. She had achieved great spiritual abilities and high attainments. She would be a proper object of refuge. This image of the eminent bhikkhuni (nun) disciple of the Buddha, Uppalavanna Theri.
Wandering Ascetic Painting by Nirdesha Munasinghe
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Wandering Ascetic Painting by Nirdesha Munasinghe
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High Sri Lankan monks visit Kechara to bless our land, temple, Buddha and Dorje Shugden images. They were very kind-see pictures- https://bit.ly/2HQie2M
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First Sri Lankan Buddhist temple opened in Dubai!!!
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This is pretty amazing! First Sri Lankan Buddhist temple opened in Dubai!!!
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

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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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After you left me Mumu, I was alone. I have no family or kin. You were my family. I can't stop thinking of you and I can't forget you. My bond and connection with you is so strong. I wish you were by my side. Tsem Rinpoche
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Part 1-Beautiful billboard in Malaysia of a powerful Tibetan hero whose life serves as a great inspiration- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
The great Protector Manjushri Dorje Shugden depicted in the beautiful Mongolian style. To download a high resolution file: https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
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The great Protector Manjushri Dorje Shugden depicted in the beautiful Mongolian style. To download a high resolution file: https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
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The Mystical land of Shambhala is finally ready for everyone to feast their eyes and be blessed. A beautiful post with information, art work, history, spirituality and a beautiful book composed by His Holiness the 6th Panchen Rinpoche. ~ https://bit.ly/309MHBi
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Global Superpower China Will Cut Meat Consumption by 50%! Very interesting, find out more- https://bit.ly/2V1sJFh
You can download this beautiful Egyptian style Dorje Shugden Free- https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
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You can download this beautiful Egyptian style Dorje Shugden Free- https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
Beautiful high file for print of Lord Manjushri. May you be blessed- https://bit.ly/2V8mwZe
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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
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
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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.
In Buddhism: The Importance of Having a Clean Room- https://bit.ly/2ZgrbKS
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In Buddhism: The Importance of Having a Clean Room- https://bit.ly/2ZgrbKS
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
Photos of footprints (Yeti) are from a high altitude pass (Darwa Pass) connecting Gangotri valley to Yamunotri valley through old pilgrim route.
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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
Rei Kawakubo – Grand Dame of ‘Hiroshima Chic’- https://bit.ly/2Vz4N06
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Rei Kawakubo – Grand Dame of ‘Hiroshima Chic’- https://bit.ly/2Vz4N06
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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  • She’s going to spend her whole life here without being able to move correctly. Like a machine. They are the slaves of the people and are viewed as a product. It’s immoral. Billions of terrestrial animals die annually. Billions. You can’t even imagine it. And all that because people don’t want to give up meat, even though there are so many alternatives. ~ Gabriel Azimov
    6 months ago
    She’s going to spend her whole life here without being able to move correctly. Like a machine. They are the slaves of the people and are viewed as a product. It’s immoral. Billions of terrestrial animals die annually. Billions. You can’t even imagine it. And all that because people don’t want to give up meat, even though there are so many alternatives. ~ Gabriel Azimov
  • 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
    7 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
    8 months ago
    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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    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
    8 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.
    8 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.
  • 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.
    8 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
    9 months ago
    Beautiful
    Beautiful sacred Severed Head Vajra Yogini from Tsem Rinpoche's personal shrine.
  • My little monster cute babies Dharma and Oser. Take a look and get a cute attack for the day! Tsem Rinpoche
    9 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
    9 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
    10 months ago
    Cruelty of some people have no limits and it’s heartbreaking. Being kind cost nothing. Tsem Rinpoche
  • SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    11 months ago
    SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    Tsem Rinpoche's dog Oser girl enjoying her snack in her play pen.
  • Cute!
    11 months ago
    Cute!
    Oser girl loves the balcony so much. - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RTcoWpKJm2c
  • Uncle Wong
    11 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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    11 months ago
    Cute baby owl found and rescued
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  • Nice cups from Kechara!!
    12 months ago
    Nice cups from Kechara!!
    Dorje Shugden people's lives matter!
  • Enjoy a peaceful morning at Kechara Forest Retreat
    12 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.
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    His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche makes offering of khata to Dorje Shugden.
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    This topic is so hot in many circles right now.
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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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    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.
  • Casper is such a cute and adorable. I like him.
    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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Wonderful to see these 2 siblings learn dharma together and pray to Manjushri before the class start. Alice, KSDS
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