100,000 Butterlamp Offering Retreat | 十万盏酥油灯供养闭关

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“It is very important to practice the offering of butterlamps. Try to complete a minimum of 100,000. It is very good for your realizations on the sutra path. It is excellent for results on the tantric path.” ~ Tsem Rinpoche

 
His Eminence Tsem Rinpoche has advised on many occasions that it is very beneficial to engage in a retreat of offering 100,000 butterlamps. Such a retreat allows the practitioner to develop deeper wisdom, increase realizations and make a connection with the deity to whom the butterlamps are offered.

Recently, Tsem Ladrang in Kechara Forest Retreat created a butterlamp offering facility in the hope of offering many practitioners the opportunity to engage in this meritorious undertaking.

 

The Benefits of Light Offerings

The second chapter of Heruka Chakrasamvara’s root tantra advises that, “If you want sublime realisations, offer hundreds of lights.”

In addition, by making light offerings one gains the following benefits:

  • You become a light in the world.
  • You achieve (when born human) the clairvoyance of the pure flesh eye.
  • You achieve the devas’ eye.
  • You receive the wisdom of knowing what is virtue and what is non-virtue.
  • You are able to eliminate the darkness of ignorance; the concept of inherent existence.
  • You receive the illumination of wisdom; even in samsara, you never experience darkness.
  • You receive much wealth and enjoyment.
  • You are reborn in the deva or human realm.
  • You quickly become liberated.
  • You quickly attain Enlightenment.

 

Engaging in Your Own Butterlamp Offering Retreat

Traditionally, a butterlamp offering retreat involves cleaning, preparing and lighting a minimum of 100,000 light offerings along with the requisite prayers. As butterlamps were made of butter or ghee set around a hand-made cotton wick in olden times, the preparation work was immense.

Fortunately, Rinpoche has devised another method for engaging in this retreat, one that is specially tailored to suit busy, modern lifestyles.

 

The Traditional Retreat

The procedure is as follows:

Wash your hands and clean your mouth.

Sweep and clean the working area very well. As the retreat is an offering to the Three Jewels, the area should be as clean, tidy and beautiful as possible, as the deities will be invoked to that place during the retreat and prayers.

Clean the butterlamp holders very well and prepare the butterlamps. This may include rolling the candle wicks, melting the ghee, pouring it into the butterlamp holders and waiting for it to set.

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Having placed all the butterlamps on the altar, purify with incense while reciting OM AH HUM. It is important to purify all offerings in this manner. If offerings are not purified, we may experience strong obstacles to our Dharma practice or disturbing spirit interferences.

Recite prayers such as

  • Lama Chopa up until just before the Tsok offering section. Instead of doing a tsok offering, the butterlamps are lit instead).
  • Light Offering Prayer by Lama Atisha.

Light the butterlamps while reciting Lama Tsongkhapa’s migtsema mantra.

After lighting all the butterlamps, purify them with incense once again and recite OM AH HUM.

Recite concluding prayers such as:

  • “Reviewing the Stages of the Path” until the dedication verses of Lama Chopa.

Recite dedication prayers.

 

An Alternative, Modern Butterlamp Retreat

As advised by Rinpoche, sincere practitioners who are too busy to engage in a traditional butterlamp retreat can sponsor a retreat or hire people to do the physical preparations instead of doing it themselves.

This benefits both parties:

  • The person who sponsors the full cost of the retreat benefits because he directs the money he earns from hard work and effort towards the virtuous act of making offerings.
  • The person who physically prepares, makes and lights the butterlamps also benefits because he is doing work in relations to the Three Jewels. Instead of earning money in an ordinary job, he is engaging in good Dharma work instead.
The butterlamp retreat facility at Tsem Ladrang, Kechara Forest Retreat

The butterlamp retreat facility at Tsem Ladrang, Kechara Forest Retreat

If we wish to sponsor a butterlamp retreat, the money we put towards it should come from a clean source i.e. we should not have obtained the money through negative means, such as from a slaughter-house business, drug trafficking, robbery, etc). We should offer the money with a good, strong motivation that we may gain wisdom, skilful means and attainments that can benefit others through the retreat.

 

Butterlamp Retreat Tips

When engaging in a 100,000 butterlamp retreat, we can offer as many butterlamps as we wish each day, the more the better! However, we should not skip even one day of making the offerings. If we are physically unable to do so due to travel or sickness, we should offer at least one butterlamp a day, with the prayers, to maintain the continuity. If we miss even one day, we have to start the retreat all over again from the beginning!

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For Kechara, Rinpoche has advised to use a central image of Vajrayogini. We visualise that all the lineage lamas, Yidams, Buddhas, Dharma Protectors, dakas and dakinis dissolve into Vajrayogini as we recite prayers and make the offerings.

We should think that we are making offerings not just to a statue of Vajrayogini, but to all the Enlightened Beings. In this way, we make a direct connection to the enlightened body, speech and mind of these Beings, thus creating the karmic cause for us to get closer and achieve these same highly exalted, attained states.

Whichever method of retreat we choose to engage in, we should do it with full faith in the Three Jewels.

 

Begin Your Retreat Now

If you would like to start your butterlamp retreat by sponsoring butterlamp offerings at Tsem Ladrang in Kechara Forest Retreat, please contact Victor Choi at victor.choi@kechara.com. Payments can be made online and via cheque as follows:

Online Payment
Beneficiary: Persatuan Penganut Buddha Rumah Kechara
Bank Name: CIMB Bank
Bank Acc No: 8007-750-136
Payee Subject: VY Candle Retreat

By Cheque
Beneficiary Name: Kechara House

The butterlamps at Tsem Ladrang

The butterlamps at Tsem Ladrang

 


 

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酥油灯供养是一个很重要的修持。修行者应尽量完成至少十万盏酥油灯供养,因为这有助您在显宗修持上获得觉悟,在密续修持上取得成果。~ 詹杜固仁波切

 
尊贵的詹杜固仁波切曾多次在开示中提出,进行十万盏酥油灯供养闭关所能带来的巨大好处。修行者可以通过酥油灯供养闭关获得智慧、提升觉悟能力,同时也能与所供养酥油灯的佛菩萨结缘。

最近,克切拉禅修林詹拉章设置了一个酥油灯供养的设施,希望许多修行者可以借此机会累积无量功德。

 

供灯的好处

《胜乐金刚根本续》第二章中提到:“欲成胜悉地,应供百盏灯”。

除此之外,供灯还有以下其他好处:

  • 照世如灯:你会如同一盏明灯照亮这个世界。
  • 肉眼不坏:生为人身时,你将证得净眼通。
  • 得于天眼:你将证得天眼通。
  • 善恶智能:你将会获得可以分辨善法与恶法的智慧。
  • 灭除大暗:你能够去除无明所造成的黑暗,即是自性有的概念。
  • 得智慧明:你将会获得智慧之光的笼罩;即使生于娑婆世界,你也不会沦于黑暗。
  • 具大福报:你将会获得大量财富和快乐。
  • 命终生天:你将投生到天道或人道。
  • 速证涅磐:你将很快地从娑婆世界中解脱。
  • 速得证悟:你将很快达到证悟。

 

投入个人酥油灯供养闭关

根据传统,要完成一次酥油灯供养闭关,除了念诵经文,也包括清理、准备及点燃至少十万盏酥油灯。古时候,酥油灯是用牛油或酥油包裹手工棉质灯芯制造而成。这对现代人来说无疑是项艰巨的任务。

幸运的是, 仁波切提出了另一种善巧的方式,特别适合忙碌的现代人进行此项闭关。

 

传统闭关法

程序如下:程序如下:

洗手和漱口。

仔细打扫和清理整个闭关范围。闭关是给予三宝的一项供养,因此我们应尽可能将闭关范围清理得很干净、整齐且庄严,并祈请佛菩萨前来为我们加持。

把酥油灯具擦拭干净,然后才制作酥油灯。这包括卷灯芯,融酥油,并将之倒入酥油灯具中等它凝固。

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将酥油灯都摆放在酥油灯台上之后,手持薰香净化,同时念诵“嗡阿吽”。以这种方式来净化所有的供养品十分重要,因为若不这么做,将给我们的修行过程带来巨大阻碍,甚至还会惹来邪灵干扰。

念诵祈愿文,如:

  • 念诵上师荟供祈愿文直至荟供环节(我们可以点燃酥油灯来取代荟供品)。
  • 阿底峡尊者的《供灯祈愿文》。

点燃酥油灯并同时持诵《缘悲经》。

将所有酥油灯都点燃之后,再一次以薰香净化,同时念诵“嗡阿吽”

念诵后行回向文,如:

  • “熏修圆满道次第”至上师荟供回向文

念诵回向文。

 

现代酥油灯供养替代闭关法

根据仁波切建议,过于忙碌而无法亲自投入传统酥油灯供养闭关的虔诚修行者,可以透过赞助酥油灯供养闭关或聘请他人代为准备来作为替代。

此举让双方都能从中获得好处:

  • 全面赞助闭关者可以获得好处,因为他愿意将自己辛苦和努力赚来的金钱用于赞助这项殊胜的供养。
  • 亲自准备、制作并点燃酥油灯的一方也会获得好处,因为他所做的工作与三宝有关。与其从事世俗工作赚取收入,他选择从事更有意义的佛法事业。
The butterlamp retreat facility at Tsem Ladrang, Kechara Forest Retreat

位于克切拉禅修林詹拉章的酥油灯供养闭关处

有意赞助酥油灯供养闭关者,必须确保这些金钱的来源都是纯净的。这是指任何人皆不能把任何以不正当手段所获取的金钱来作为赞助供养之用,比如经营屠宰、贩毒或偷盗等等。我们必须秉持良好及强烈的发心来做出供养,希望自己能透过这项闭关取得智慧、善巧及成就的增长,从而能够帮助和利益更多人。

 

有关酥油灯闭关的建议

在进行十万盏酥油灯供养闭关期间,我们每天都可以随意供养任何数量的酥油灯,数目越多越好!然而,我们必须坚持每天都进行供养,不能间断。如果不巧生病或必须远行,每天至少要供养一盏酥油灯,并持诵祈愿文,好让闭关不中断。如果我们错过了一天,那么就必须重新开始此项闭关。

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在克切拉佛教中心,仁波切建议我们将金刚瑜伽母圣象置于佛坛中央。当我们在念诵经文及做供养时,观想所有的传承上师、本尊、佛菩萨、护法、勇父及空行母与金刚瑜伽母融为一体。

我们必须观想自己所供养的对象并不只是金刚瑜伽母,也包括十方诸佛。透过这种方式,我们才能直接与这些证悟者的身、语、意结缘,种下有朝一日能与祂们更为亲近并取得同等悉地的善因。

无论我们选择以那一种方式来进行闭关,最重要的是,我们必须对三宝升起坚定不移的信心。

 

现在就投入个人酥油灯供养闭关

有意透过赞助克切拉禅修林詹拉章酥油灯供养来展开个人酥油灯供养闭关者,请联络詹拉章工作人员蔡先生(Victor Choi), 电邮:victor.choi@kechara.com。你可透过银行转账或支票付款,详情如下:

银行转账
银行户口名字:Persatuan Penganut Buddha Rumah Kechara
银行名称:CIMB Bank
银行户口号码:8007-750-136
项目名称:VY Candle Retreat

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The butterlamps at Tsem Ladrang

詹拉章的酥油灯供养

 

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  1. Samfoonheei on Nov 24, 2019 at 7:33 pm

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing such a beneficial practice of Butterlamp Offering Retreat. Good opportunity too for us to engage with the 100,000 butterlamps offering at Kechara Forest Retreat as well. Reading this post have increase my knowledge and to understand more about it. It is very important to have correct motivation when we make offerings.

  2. GOH KENG TIN on Oct 4, 2017 at 3:42 pm

    Thank you Rinpoche for not only sharing the Benefits of Butterlamp Offering Retreat but also created a butterlamp facility in Tsem Ladrang, KFR for practititioners, the opportunity to engage in this meritorious undertaking.

  3. Any on Sep 7, 2017 at 4:55 pm

    Thank you Rinpoche for always so considerate to the modern people lifestyle…. This is a very good platform for us to have the retreat and collect merits and get the blessings.

  4. Yeo Kwai Gin on Jul 15, 2017 at 2:50 pm

    感恩仁波切的分享 !

    感谢仁波切提供了各种管道让我们在这一世能够累积更多的功德和净化业障。 灯供 ~ 能够让我们累积更多的功德, 祛除我们的无明, 愚痴, 无知。大量的供灯, 对想要修行更高的层次上也有很大的帮助。

    感谢仁波切提供金刚瑜伽母灯供闭关, 让我们拥有这机会在殊胜的金刚瑜伽母前做供灯闭关, 不间断的供灯予佛母金刚金刚瑜伽母,暨此累积功德 !

    要了解更多供灯的好处, 请继续游览 :
    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/butterlamps.html

    希望大家踊跃参与金刚瑜伽母灯供闭关, 机会难逢, 可遇不可求 !

    愿上师健康, 长寿, 常转法轮, 吉祥如意 !

    感恩合十
    YEO KWAI GIN

  5. wan wai meng on Mar 26, 2017 at 12:16 am

    Excellent opportunity, hope I can gather enough resources to do such a butterlamp retreat, and it is a wonderful way to collect much merits for spiritual growth.

    Offering lights can really further our realisations and helps us to have a deep understanding about the buddha dharma.

  6. So Kin Hoe (KISG) on Mar 16, 2017 at 5:45 pm

    Thank you Rinpoche for guiding and providing us the opportunity to engage with the 100,000 butterlamps offering retreat in Tsem Ladrang at Kechara Forest Retreat. Upon learning and understanding the benefits of lights offering, we should not wait but plan ahead to start and engage on this meritorious retreat, which can benefit many sentient beings including ourselves with pure motivations.

    From my personal experience, there was a time where my mind was very awake, alert and able to stay focus with clear understanding on the Dharma topics discussion in a group chat after I had offered a number of lights to Buddha at one time. Lights offering has helped me to dispel the confusion, selfishness and laziness in my mind. I do hope and pray that I can continue to earn money to continuously offer lights, support my Dharma activities and dedicate for the growth of Dharma.

    May all the lights offered up to the Buddhas dispel the darkness and eradicate the delusions and illusions from all sentient beings.

    Thank you with folded hands,
    kin hoe

  7. Stella Cheang on Mar 16, 2017 at 2:50 pm

    Thank you, Rinpoche, for always finding ways for the modern and busy people to do Dharma and practice. Butterlamp offering is an important preliminary practice to help us eradicate our stinginess since we will use the money to offer up to the Buddha instead of buying things to enjoy ourselves and perpetuate attachment. We will also make a strong connection with the Buddha we make the offering to; in this case, through the kindness of Rinpoche, we will be making a connection with Vajrayogini. Sponsor the retreat to collect merits and blessings of Vajrayogini and Rinpoche, so that our mind will transform swiftly and gravitate towards seeking wisdom and realization that will liberate us and everyone from samsara.

  8. Jason on Mar 15, 2017 at 12:35 am

    Very informative sharing on Butterlamp Offerings Retreat.As mentioned above, offering candle or lights to Three Jewels have so many benefits and some are good to our trantric practice. Due to compassion of Rinpoche, he did advise how we can sponsored money to make butterlamp offerings to Buddha in order to collect merits. Click on the link http://www.vajrasecrets.com/ladrang-light-offering-fund if anyone interested to do butterlamps offering in Rinpoche Ladrang.

    Thanks Rinpoche for giving us this opportunity to collect merits in this meritorious offerings.

  9. Alice Tay on Mar 14, 2017 at 10:41 pm

    Thank you Rinpoche for your kindness, compassion and always considered the ways that we can engage in dharma and collect merits. Sponsor a retreat or hire people to do the physical preparations of butterlamp offering is a very good idea and practice especially for those practitioners who are very busy and unable to do it themselves. This providing a very good opportunity for us to spend money in spiritual activities instead of mundane activities that will bring more suffering to us. Nevertheless, we have to take note that the sponsorship money must be obtained from a clean source i.e. not from non-virtuous actions.

  10. Samfoonheei on Mar 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    With these explanation,i hope more people will get a better view and understanding of Butterlamp offerings retreat.there is so many wonderful benefits for both sides. The person who sponsors and the person who prepares, makes and lights the butterlamps .We are so fortunate able to participate in these meritorious light offering at KFR.I have shared with my friend about this Butterlamp offering retreat.
    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing very informative .

  11. Vivian Ong on Mar 14, 2017 at 12:42 am

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing this article about butterlamp offering retreat. Offering butterlamp has it benefits and one should do it on a regular basis. Thank you again to Rinpoche for giving us opportunity to engage on butterlamp retreat by having it in Tsem Ladrang.

    With folded palms,
    Vivian

  12. Lin Mun on Mar 13, 2017 at 9:49 pm

    There are so many benefits of doing light offering. Thank you Rinpoche and Kechara for providing us a platform and opportunity for us to make offering to Buddha. Also very glad that Kechara team offer help to those who can’t travel due to various reasons to make light offering.

  13. Echeah on Mar 13, 2017 at 1:40 am

    Butterlamp offering retreat is one of the 5 preliminary practices that a student should be completing before being qualified for higher initiations. It in itself, is a powerful purification and merit generating practice that would be very beneficial for any practitioner to complete, especially if the motivation is a pure one.

    Even on a daily basis, light offering is part of the 8 sensory offerings that we have on our altars and we also offer light when someone is very ill or has just passed away.

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    Scores of tap water samples from more than a dozen nations were analysed by scientists for an investigation by Orb Media, who shared the findings with the Guardian. Overall, 83 per cent of the samples were contaminated with plastic fibres.

    The new analyses indicate the ubiquitous extent of microplastic contamination in the global environment. Previous work has been largely focused on plastic pollution in the oceans, which suggests people are eating microplastics via contaminated seafood.

    Mahon said there were two principal concerns: very small plastic particles and the chemicals or pathogens that microplastics can harbour. “If the fibres are there, it is possible that the nanoparticles are there too that we can’t measure,” she said. “Once they are in the nanometre range they can really penetrate a cell and that means they can penetrate organs, and that would be worrying.

    Read more about Do you know what you are drinking? http://bit.ly/2t2LnnU
  • nicholas
    Tuesday, Dec 10. 2019 01:40 PM
    One of the global fashion powerhouses which is Gucci is going to stop using fur for its fashion in 2018. Not only that but whatever they have remaining which is fur, they will auction off and donate the proceeds to organisations against animal cruelty.

    I was so happy to hear this news! It is good when brands are self-aware and recognise the role they play in providing a demand for these cruel industries. These lead to the suffering of many animals before their painful deaths.

    For such a huge global brand to make this decision must mean there is a demand for cruelty-free fashion, and they know they can remain a viable business even if they don’t offer fur. So it is also good that when consumers apply pressure to other brands, to let them know they will still buy into the clothing even if there is no fur. From the side of the consumer and the side of the producer, both can work together in this way to eradicate fur farms and cruelty to animals.

    Read more about Do you know what Gucci did? at http://bit.ly/38k8FWl
  • nicholas
    Tuesday, Dec 10. 2019 01:33 PM
    Every time we walk into a store and buy something made from leather, we are directly contributing towards the cruelty enacted upon these poor animals. Please everyone, please stop supporting cruelty towards animals, they are sentient living beings too who feel love and pain. Can you imagine yourself being skinned alive? Just the thought of it is painful, but this is what is happening to these animals, they are being skinned alive! And to add salt on wound, their limbs are cut off to prevent them from escaping, and all of these is done without anaesthetic, so you can imagine how painful and traumatic it is for the poor animals.

    Please share this article with as many friends as you can to create awareness towards animal cruelty. Let’s stand up for these animals who cannot express themselves through words. Please always be kind to the animals, please always be kind to ourselves and stop hurting others.

    Read more about Where Does Leather Come From? at http://bit.ly/2PtYmXl
  • nicholas
    Tuesday, Dec 10. 2019 01:28 PM
    Today, life is very different, “a giant leap for mankind” to borrow the words of astronaut Neil Armstrong. Tibetans have much more freedom to develop their abilities and opportunity to use them to their fullest. For example, Jampa Ringzin who certainly has the talent for sports, has had the opportunity to develop his baseball skills and as importantly, has been able to access the job he has now been recruited into, at a world class level. Under the old structure in Tibet, he would not have these similar opportunities or choice. This is really human development.

    Many other Tibetans are very important examples of people who encompass what the New Tibet is today – a place full of potential to live a long, healthy and creative life, to be knowledgeable, and to have access to resources needed for a decent standard of living. And there is better news. Once these ABCs of human development are there, they open up opportunities for progress in other aspects of life.

    We all know that no one can guarantee human happiness, and the choices people make are pretty much their own concern. But the process of human development, at its most basic, should create an environment for people, individually and collectively, to develop to their full potential and to have a reasonable chance of leading productive and creative lives that they value. This, the New Tibet provides. A new Tibet for Tibetans without the failing Central Tibetan Administration (Tibetan refugee governing body) in Dharamsala, North India.

    Read more about Why are these Tibetans successful without the CTA? at http://bit.ly/2lNt4zl
  • Anonymous
    Tuesday, Dec 10. 2019 01:09 PM
    Thank you, Martin for sharing these incredible accurate explanations of how Rinpoche help each and every single sentient being that he came across. Rinpoche was indeed a bodhisattva with a thousand arms that had the ability to do many things at once and yet precise. Rinpoche also have the ability to handle so many different kinds of neurosis in his students and dissect them down to the core of the problem and then heal it. There is no one in the world that I have met that can do and willing to do such a thing. May Rinpoche take a swift rebirth and come back to us.

    http://bit.ly/2sfWARn
  • Sofi
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 05:48 PM
    Padmasambhava

    he monk Santaraksita suggests to King Trisong Detsen (khri srong lde brtsan, c. 742-800) that he invite Padmasambhava to assist with the founding of Samye (bsam yas), Tibet’s first Buddhist monastery. On his arrival, the master offers a series of prophecies and tames Tibet’s local spirits who are resisting the introduction of Buddhism. The Testament of Wa also has the master overseeing several irrigation projects in the area around Samye. Such details have led some scholars to suggest that irrigation, and the spirit taming that would have entailed, may have been an area of particular expertise for the master.

    Learn more of Padmasambhava’s great feats: http://bit.ly/PadmasambhavaMaster
  • Sofi
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 05:31 PM
    Sunrise Dorje Shugden Puja in Kechara Forest Retreat

    This morning, I invited the people who I saw were up and around for a morning sunrise Dorje Shugden wisdom puja. Although the sun had already risen, there was still a lot of mist. We went to the highest point in Kechara Forest Retreat which has very good views and is surrounded by green hills. We first went to the beautiful Manjushri image and made prayers and recited mantras, then circumambulated. Then we proceeded to begin the puja in the grassy area on Manjushri Hill. We had a lovely puja and it was very nice to have the students who were awake and around to join as they are spiritual people. Afterwards we all went to Manjushri fish pond and circumambulated there too.

    Visit here to learn what Rinpoche shared: https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/sunrise-dorje-shugden-puja-in-kechara-forest-retreat.html
  • S.Prathap
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 05:27 PM
    Watching the videos gave us a good explanation and information all about Witches. For the last 400 years witches had misrepresented and suffered prejudice against through history.
    We should not being afraid of them and we must respect them. Witches are not as creepy as we though.Thank you for this good sharing.

    Read more : https://bit.ly/35aaIuo
  • nicholas
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 05:00 PM
    Loma Gyonma, known as Pita Parnasvari in Sanskrit, is one of the most efficacious healing Buddhas within Tibetan Buddhism. Her name literally means “The Mountain Mendicant Wearing Leaves”. She is also known as “Leafy Clothing Kuan Yin” in some traditions and is considered an emanation of the Buddha Tara. She manifests as a deity that has mastered all the mysteries of the forest and therefore nature, which she taps into to pacify and subjugate all illnesses, their causes, destroys harmful spirits and enriches our lives with good health. Therefore Loma Gyonma is known for her tremendous ability to heal all sorts of diseases.

    As the emanation of Tara, Loma Gyonma is regarded as Lhamo Rithrodma, the 20th Tara as mentioned in the “Praise to the Twenty One Taras”. The praise to Lhamo Rithrodma states that her right eye emits blazing rays of light that burns away all the lords of diseases and epidemics.

    The word “savari” in Sanskrit refers to the ancient Savara tribe who were known to wears skirts made of grass and peacock feathers and hunted with bows and arrows. Due to their culture which was heavily based on nature, they were known to be masters of the healing medicinal properties of herbs and plants.

    Learn more about Loma Gyonma at http://bit.ly/353Ctol
  • nicholas
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 04:53 PM
    Nageshvaraja is also sometimes called Nagaraja. His name literally means ‘Tathagatha King of the Nagas’, known as ‘Luwang Gyalpo’ in Tibetan. He is also one of the 35 Confessional Buddhas as listed within the Mahayana Sutra of the Three Superior Heaps that we prostrate to in order to purify heavy negative actions.

    On October 21, 2017 Kechara had the merits to invite the holy statue of Buddha Nageshvaraja to our land. A group of Kecharians gathered to welcome Nageshvaraja and together they cleaned, washed and polished the statue. Meanwhile, another team prepared the holy items and mantras to be inserted, they packed and sewed everything into yellow cloth bags together with mothballs, incense and potpourri.

    After the statue was sealed, Nageshvaraja was lifted by crane and escorted to the stone pedestal that had been built for the statue. After he had been placed on the pedestal, the group queued to make offerings of candles, khatas (silk scarves) and flower garlands. On behalf of H.E. Tsem Rinpoche, offerings of incense and milk were also made.

    Read more about Nageshvaraja and Loma Gyoma arrives to KFR! at http://bit.ly/353Ctol
  • nicholas
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 04:40 PM
    Dark Watchers is a mystical entities are believed to reside in the misty hillside of Big Sur in the Santa Lucia Mountains. The early Spanish explorers and Mexican ranchers that came after referred to these creatures as “Los Vigilantes Oscuros.” In modern times, they came to be known as “The Dark Watchers.”

    The Dark Watchers are a group of migratory entities that have appeared in California Folklore for supposedly the past several hundred years and are purportedly stalking travelers along the Santa Lucia Mountains. They are apparently giant human-like phantoms that are only seen at twilight, and they are usually spotted standing silhouetted against the night sky along the ridges and peaks of the mountains. These beings are believed to possess incredible hearing as well as impeccable eyesight. They are also immune to high-tech detection and prefer to only reveal themselves to travelers or trekkers who are equipped with simple items like hats and sticks.

    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

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The Known and unknown are both feared,
Known is being comfortable and stagnant,
The unknown may be growth and opportunities,
One shall never know if one fears the unknown more than the known.
Who says the unknown would be worse than the known?
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Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
Height: 33ft (10m)
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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.
Height: 33ft (10m)
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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)
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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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
Very powerful story! Tibetan Resistance group Chushi Gangdruk reveals how Dalai Lama escaped in 1959- https://bit.ly/2S9VMGX
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Very powerful story! Tibetan Resistance group Chushi Gangdruk reveals how Dalai Lama escaped in 1959- https://bit.ly/2S9VMGX
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
Fresh eggplants grown on Kechara Forest Retreat\'s land here in Malaysia
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Fresh eggplants grown on Kechara Forest Retreat's land here in Malaysia
Most Venerable Uppalavanna – The Chief Female Disciple of Buddha Shakyamuni - She exhibited many supernatural abilities gained from meditation and proved to the world females and males are equal in spirituality- https://bit.ly/31d9Rat
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Most Venerable Uppalavanna – The Chief Female Disciple of Buddha Shakyamuni - She exhibited many supernatural abilities gained from meditation and proved to the world females and males are equal in spirituality- https://bit.ly/31d9Rat
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Thailand’s ‘Renegade’ Yet Powerful Buddhist Nuns~ https://bit.ly/2Z1C02m
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Mahapajapati Gotami – the first Buddhist nun ordained by Lord Buddha- https://bit.ly/2IjD8ru
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Sacred Vajra Yogini
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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
This is pretty amazing!

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

Always be kind to animals and eat vegetarian- https://bit.ly/2Psp8h2
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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
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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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
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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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The reason-Very interesting thought- https://bit.ly/2V7VT5r
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NEW Bigfoot cafe in Malaysia! Food is delicious!- https://bit.ly/2VxdGau
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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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    They do this every day!
    This is how they are being treated every day of their lives. Please do something to stop the brutality. Listen to their cries for help!
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    What happened at Fair Oaks Farm?
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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
  • 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
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    This dog thanks his hero in such a touching way. Tsem Rinpoche
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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
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    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.
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    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.
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    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.
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    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
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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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    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.
    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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    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.
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    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
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    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.
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    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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