Something nice to share!

Mar 18, 2015 | Views: 573

Dear friends around the world,

It made me happy to see these wonderful and inspiring publications. It gives me great pleasure to share with you about the recent publications of our Kechara works in Indonesia started by a good friend of mine. I have known Valentina for the last 9 years, she have always been a dedicated, loyal and amazing student and activist and friend. She is truly a kind person and just gives from the heart. I mean exactly what I say about her. Just last year, after many years of tireless dedication in helping the under privileged community in Jakarta, Valentina finally managed to set up a Kechara Foundation in Indonesia known as Yayasan Kechara Indonesia (YKI). With her team of dedicated volunteers, the members of YKI have gone through various challenges to raise their own funds in order to operate their charitable activities. She started this with my requests totally on her own. She built it up on her own going through much trial and tribulations. She never gave up. She never ever gave up. She worked hard and I am so proud of her.

Recently in February 2015, Valentina was featured in THREE Indonesian news and magazine articles: Marie Claire, Wanita Indonesia (translates to Women of Indonesia) and Investor Daily. I thought I should blog these media coverage about YKI and Valentina to show everyone the great works that she is doing in Jakarta, Indonesia, and also for all of us to rejoice that her good works are being recognized by the local community. Valentina have also kindly arranged for the Indonesian articles to be translated into English. You see, the more people know about what we are doing, the more can be happy to help. I thank Marie Claire, Wanita Indonesia and Investor Daily for their highlight of our great works under Valentina!

I’m looking forward to receiving more great news about the growth of YKI this coming year as Valentina and her volunteers in YKI are dedicated Dharma students. I give her my congratulations. She is a very kind and caring person.

Tsem Rinpoche

 


 Yayasan Kechara Indonesia Featured in Three Indonesian Media!

 

 

 

Marie Claire – Indonesia

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[A Note from Valentina: In February 2015, I received an invitation for an interview with Marie Claire Magazine. Marie Claire would like to interview 32 women from various professions and ask their opinions about how to improve opportunities for women. This article was written to Celebrate International Women’s Day – 32 Actions to realize changes (i.e., Celebrating International Women’s Day – 32 Aksi Mewujudkan Perubahan). I was excited and accepted this opportunity to promote better conditions and situations for women overall. In my work with Yayasan Kechara Indonesia, I have seen many women who cannot realize their potentials and completely dependent on others not because they want to but because they do not have the choice due to lack of education. When their education terminated early, women are not properly equipped to compete in the job market and improve their economic conditions. In fact, this situation is not only applicable to women but also to men. This is the reason why YKI is attaching Student Sponsorship program in addition to our usual Food distribution program.]

Translation of the Indonesian article below:

Marie Claire International Women’s Day – Make it Happen

The idea of empowering women is not a new issue in the world public.  However, from discrimination, limited moving space, to underappreciated skills are still experienced by some women.  To celebrate International Women’s Day year 2015 with the theme Make It Happen, we meet with 32 women from various professions to share their view about women issues that come to their attention and how to realize the dream so the issues faced by women do not happen anymore.

By:  Citra Narada & Muthia Surya
Stylist:  Edwin Habibun
Photo:  Audi Santoso & Herry Ananta

6. VALENTINA SUHENDRA
DIRECTOR OF KPMG SIDDHARTA ADVISORY AND FOUNDER OF YAYASAN KECHARA INDONESIA

There are many women who live in less fortunate economic condition because they did not get adequate education.  This circumstance produces women who cannot help their family economic conditions.  Through Yayasan [Kechara Indonesia] that I founded, I am trying to help and motivate the children so they can get higher education so they will have the opportunity to live better lives.

 

Investor Daily – Indonesia

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[Note: Investor Daily is part of Berita Satu media holdings.  The newspaper and portal (www.investor.co.id) is targeted to businessmen, stock market and money market investors, and corporate and government decision makers as well as the general masses.]

Translation of the Indonesian article below:

Valentina Suhendra
 “Detoxification” with Social Activities

Being active in social work has become part of Valentina Suhendra’s life. Just like detoxification, social activities make her healthy and happy.

Valentina’s passion for social activities has never waned. Her life feels empty if she cannot do anything for others.

When asked what is her hobby, the director of KPMG Siddharta Advisory seemed like she has no other answer. “My hobby… is to do social work,” she said firmly to Investor Daily in Jakarta, early February.

Because of that, every week, she spares some time to do good for the community through Yayasan Kechara Indonesia that she established in year 2013. “Every Saturday, I try my best to distribute food to the less fortunate in Jakarta – in South, Central and West Jakarta,” said the holder of Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration Information Systems and Finance with minor in Speech Communication degree from University of Washington, Seattle, USA.

From only distributing food, Valentina can approach the community and find out what are their needs. “Finally we know about those who need spectacles, school tuition sponsorship, and so forth,” said Valentina who was initially under suspicion that she has hidden agenda. However, because the activities were performed consistently, this suspicion has diminished.

Currently, Kechara Indonesia has food distribution, spectacle distribution, stationery distribution and student sponsorship programs in Cipete – South Jakarta, Pertamburan – Central Jakarta, and in Palmerah – West Jakarta.

 

Marathon for Rice Packages

Looking back, Valentina had never suspected that she can have additional energy to share her time, attention and fortune to the little community around her. However, since she was a child, she has been taught by her mother to share her pocket money to help the tuition of less fortunate student. 

“Since junior high school, I have sponsored students with my pocket money,” said that 36-year-old lady.

However as she grew up, she felt this activity is no longer adequate, “Previously, I spent my life doing [secular] work. Until one day I felt my life is empty. I have a good job, good parents who are caring and able to send me to study abroad.  I have a fortunate life, but I felt empty. Until one day in year 2006, I met with my spiritual teacher in Malaysia, Tsem Tulku Rinpoche who advised me to go on a pilgrimage to India,”said the lady who has a nickname Valen. 

After returning from India in year 2007, Valentina was determined to do social work to help. Her first social activity in Jakarta was simple, to distribute food. After several weeks, her spiritual teacher, Tsem Rinpoche, advised her to do this activity consistently. Because, she admitted this simple activity has not always gone well. At one time, Valen was approached by hundreds of people, not clear from where, who would like to get their rice package shares.

“I prepared food packages for that community, but suddenly, hundreds of people came to request for food packages. I was very scared. Finally, to avoid these unknown people, I chose to distribute food in the cemetery,” she said laughing.

Not only terror from unknown people, challenges also came in the form of lack of fund. Especially, she has committed to give help once a week. This lack of fund almost made her desperate and terminate the activities.

However, when there are people who help with funds, she also had a headache to provide accountability report to the sponsors because the money was transferred to her personal account. Finally, she decided to establish Yayasan Kechara Indonesia for clearer accountability and administration.

“Since establishing the yayasan, there are always blessings.  Every week, there are sponsors who provide help to the community. The same goes for the friends who assisted the administrative activities. My burden has lessened,” she said happy.

The principle is, compassion knows no barrier. “There is nothing that can hinder our passion to do good to the community regardless of their background, place of origins, religions, and race,” she said.

Valen also does not sit still waiting for help from the sponsors. She initiated unique fundraising activities to attract her friends to give help or just several rice packages.

“I have run marathon. If I reached the finish line, my friends will give help. I have also climbed mountain to fundraise. My friend climbed to the peak of Mr. Peclet in France for fundraising. Some also reached the peaks of Mt. Rinjani and Semeru. I only climbed one-third of Mt. Semeru,” said Valen who was forced to do routine sport during car free day to train her stamina if she is going to fundraise by doing marathon or mountain climbing.

Then, what does Valen feel with her social activities? For me, social activities like that is like doing ‘detoxification’ that make your body healthy and feeling happy. I am more spirited in life,”  she said.

Writer:  Mardiana Makmun/AB

Source:  Investor Daily (http://www.beritasatu.com/figur/247363-detoksifikasi-dengan-kegiatan-sosial.html)

 

Wanita Indonesia

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[Note: Wanita Indonesia is a biweekly magazine that have been delivering news and information to Indonesian women for more than 25 years (www.tabloidwanitaindonesia.co.id/)]

Translation of the Indonesian article below:

True Story

Valentina Suhendra

‘Is life only consisted of working then dying?’

Being busy with monotonous routine work at one point brought Valentina Suhendra to a question to herself, “What is her contribution in this life?”

And her meeting with a spiritual teacher brought a change in her life.  Since 4 years ago, the director in one of the mining companies* is active in Yayasan Kechara Indonesia.

In year 1997, after graduating from high-school with the best grade, Valentina was given the opportunity to go to Uncle Sam country by her beloved father. Because her father was happy that her grade was one of the best in Jakarta – as stated in a national newspaper.*

Going to study abroad is considered as one miracle because she never thought her parents will send her that far away to USA. 

“Before that, I never had the intention to go there to study. So I said this is one of God’s graces. When I graduated, I never thought that I will be the champion [social science program] in school. Even my grade was stated in Kompas newspaper – as one of the big 10 in Jakarta. At the time, my father said, ‘you go to school to the US ya.”  What a surprised.  In one month, my life changed. Before that, I was about to apply to a local private university.”  She recalled. 

After college, Valen chose to go back to Indonesia and work in one of the mining* companies, until now, her career went fast and Valen is one of the advisory directors.

All of this is considered by Valen as God’s graces. “I am grateful to God for my life and the fortune. I don’t want to think that this is the fruit that I have planted. I do everything as a human who needs a way to be of benefit to others.

 

Starting from a question

My name is Valentina Suhendra. A name that is given by my parents and people often guess that I was born in February that is identical with love. However, I was not born in that month. I was born in Jakarta on 23 January 1979 from Ong Dewi and Anwar Suhendra. My father gave the name Valentina because he thought it is beautiful. I am the first of 3 siblings.

After graduating from a college – University of Washington, I was mainly busy with my routine job. I was lucky because I was immediately accepted in one of the mining* companies in Indonesia.

With a director salary, I think I have more than enough to sustain myself. I don’t get subsidy from my parents anymore. 

However, the consequence is from Monday to Friday, I am really focused on work. I used Saturday and Sunday to rest and met with my family.  Until year 2006, during one of my trips to Malaysia, I met with a monk, Tsem Tulku Rinpoche. From that meeting, he and I discussed about what to do in life.

He asked me in English, ‘How can I help you?’Then I told him that I am a fortunate person, however, I felt that something is still missing. 

Is it true that life only consists of routine activities, work until I am old then die. I did not know what should I do next.

Then, Tsem Rinpoche, who also has established several NGOs, advised me to live a life that benefits others. He said, to do something to make this life more meaningful. 

After I arrived in Jakarta, I contemplated about what he said to me and then 3 months later, I got a call [from his liaison] with an offer to visit to a monastery in India where Rinpoche learned about Buddhism, Ganden Monastery. I followed his advice and visited the monastery for 1 week. 

I noticed a lot of things, one of them is I saw a toilet that was very dirty. It was very dirty that I could smell it from afar. [The smell] caused me headache and nausea.  The image of the toilet stayed in my mind although I was already back to my routine activities. I started to think to start something. Finally, I tried to do fundraising by contacting several friends. 

was grateful that my friends accepted my idea to build a toilet. With the money from my personal fund and donation from my friends, the toilet project was realized. 

 

Distributing rice packages in the cemetery

By the end of year 2007, after my visit to India, I decided to take refuge with Tsem Rinpoche. I was interested in his advice that we have to use our lives to benefit others. After I became his student, I started to do various social works, depending on the fund raised. I would execute the work if there was fund, if there was not I would wait until the fund was available. 

When celebrating my parents’ birthdays, I distributed food in a place not far from home. Although the number of food packages were not a lot, only 18 packages, I was happy.

My Guru was happy with my food distribution activity. Then he advised me to do it consistently every week. He was also referring to one of his students who actively executed Kechara Soup Kitchen activities. 

After receiving this advice, I felt like I was challenged to realize this. The first place that I visited was under the bridge in Pertamburan, Central Jakarta. 

Assisted by two friends, I distributed 50 rice packages with side dishes. The week after, I came back to distribute food over there.  After this activity was executed consistently, I felt fortunate.  There are always friends who are willing to help. 

However, when assistance started to come, I felt immense fatigue. After 5 days working in the office from morning to night, on Saturday and Sunday, my time was consumed with this social work.  I felt that I did not have time to rest. In addition to the fatigue, I started to meet obstacles during food distribution process. I was met with people who did not get the food packages. While at the time, there were only 50 food packages, there were about 100 people queuing. They started to complain to me. 

At the time, the passion to share inside me decreased. I was scared that they would have done something unbecoming to me. Luckily, the people who got the food packages from me helped to manage the crowd. 

After that, to avoid chaos, I chose cemetery to distribute food packages. I found that it was safe over there. At least, I was not afraid of mob from other area. 

 

Starting from good will

After hearing that I was facing obstacles in the field, my teacher burnt my passion again and decreased my desperation. He said with good will, I will be assisted by many people. I was also told to not stop praying. 

After that, my confidence started to build up again.  The help continued to flow. There were fund for food packages for several subsequent weeks, just needed to execute the distribution. After distributing the food packages, I started to give scholarship for the children who were receiving the food who had to quit school or had tuition overdue because their parents could not afford it. 

As the assistance from my friends grew, I was scared because most of the donations were transferred to my personal account. I was afraid because it may have tax implication. Then, I started to think of establishing a formal NGO. With a formal NGO, my social work will become smoother. Finally, in year 2012, together with several friends who consistently helped my social work, we decided to establish an NGO called, Yayasan Kechara Indonesia. The name was originated from the NGO established by my teacher. Oya, Kechara in Buddhist language means heaven.  This NGO was established with two Board of Caretaker, Datuk May Phng and Dato Ruby Khong who serves as the boards at Kechara Malaysia. The board of [Kechara Indonesia] consisted of a chairperson, a treasurer and a secretary, the positions are held by me and my other two friends. 

Because the Board of Caretakers are foreigners, for the formalization, we needed to have a deposit of IDR 100 million as per the government regulation. At the time the fund allocated for the NGO was about IDR 30 million. Although we did not have the fund, we did not want to request a grant from Kechara organization established in overseas. I was forced to borrow money to Kechara Malaysia Board of Directors who happen to be my friends. I wanted to repay the loan as  soon as possible because I don’t like loan. 

My friends and I were thinking as to how we can repay the money. We thought of doing fundraising. Surprisingly, a friend, Shio Wei, whom I just knew for 3 years, offered to climb one of the mountains in France. If she reached the peak, several sponsors would donate a certain amount of fund. Shio Wei was able to reach the peak and she merrily spread Kechara Indonesia flag over there. The fundraising effort obtained more fund than we needed to repay the loan.  We used the remaining fund to cover other costs of the NGO. 

We did this type of fundraising several times to support Kechara Indonesia’s social activities such as marathon, climbing several mountains in Indonesia. Once, I accepted a challenge to run marathon to get donation of several hundreds food packages. The most extreme challenge that I accepted was to climb Mount Semeru in year 2013.  Honestly, I was afraid of height. At 3,050m above seal level, I gave up. Luckily, this fact did not cancel the donation from the sponsors to Kechara Indonesia.

 

Not only food packages

After about 5 years, the activities of Yayasan Kechara Indonesia consist of not only food distribution. We classify the activities into ad-hoc and non ad-hoc. For example, one of the examples of non ad hoc activities is food distribution. At the moment, there are 3 points of food distribution, in Cipete, South Jakarta, Pertamburan and Kota Bambu Utara in West Jakarta. 

We retain the routine activities that we execute since the initiation of this charity work. At least this is in line with the food distribution activities performed by Kechara Malaysia. 

Maybe there are a lot of people who underestimate this activity, because it seems that we only give the fish not the hook. But the point is from this food distribution, we would like to build relationships. By coming once a week, the trust is built between the food recipients and us. We are sure that those who received the food are hungry. Nobody wants to be food recipients all their lives. 

After building good relationship between us and the recipients, we try to help them to build a better future. One of the efforts is by giving scholarship to their children who would like to go to school but their parents were not able to pay for their tuition. 

At least there are 45 students who have graduated from high-school equivalent-vocational school through this scholarship program. I am grateful because with vocational school certificate, they can get a better job. Most work in the factory, as Sales Promotion Girl (SPG). One of them was even accepted to work at a respected automotive company. 

My relationship with the students still continues although they are no longer our scholarship recipients. Some of them even gave their salary as donation to Kechara Indonesia. I was very happy that they have the passion to share what they have also.

Currently, there are 26 students who are still actively receiving scholarship from us. Two of them are in college. For some of their parents we gave monetary assistance to start a business [Note:  this program is under discussion]. 

Regardless, the food distribution is still executed consistently. Other then distributing food regularly, we also provided eye examination and distribute free spectacles. For old people, we also give healthy food regularly. 

If asked how do I feel now?  Of course very happy.  The NGO is running well. The most important thing is I don’t feel so alone.  In addition of the help received from the board, Kechara Indonesia also work with registered social workers from some of the area that we help.  Because there are sponsors who help Kechara, I can also concentrate on other social activities. 

Since a few years ago, I help my friend who is an animal right activist who work with strays. Her name is Dr. Susan Somali. She has about 500 dogs, 11 goats and 7 monkeys that require funding. As per right now, I allocated some of my personal fund to help vaccination for the strays or renovation.

I no longer feel the void in my life since I give my time to do social work. I actually like to go to the field and do the work. Although I am no longer as busy as before, I like to go to the field. This activity is entertaining and a hobby that I can do on weekends.

*Valentina is a director at a consulting company and not a mining company.

 

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  1. Wan Wai Meng on Jul 24, 2015 at 4:42 am

    Valentina is a source of inspiration for many. in a country of 250 million Valentina is able to set up Kechara Soup Kitchen and also Yayasan Kechara Indonesia. Awesome

  2. nicholas on Apr 1, 2015 at 10:11 pm

    Congratulations Valentina!
    Your work in Indonesia is really inspiring. You take all the advice from Rinpoche to heart and follow all the way. Your result shows your dedication, commitment and devotion. You are really a great student that proven with your success. More people will be benefitted with your great work in Indonesia.

    Thank you again for your great determination and selflessness from your compassion work.

  3. So Kin Hoe (Ipoh) on Mar 30, 2015 at 2:05 pm

    Dear Valentina,

    Rejoice and congratulations for all the hard work you have put up since the very beginning until now with the establishment of Yayasan Kechara Indonesia. You are truly our inspiration and motivation for us to work harder for the benefits of other people who are less fortunate and desperately need help from us. All your kindness, compassion, generosity, love, determination and care will be deeply felt by those people who have received the blessings from your hands. Thank you for your selflessness and generosity as you have spent all your personal time and energy to help others without agenda. May Yayasan Kechara Indonesia continues to grow with many supports received from other organizations or individuals to benefit more people in Indonesia through your social activities.

    Thank you Rinpoche for posting up the inspirational articles about Valentina and may these 3 articles touched the hearts of many people from around the globe to serve as a message for world peace.

    Best regards with folded hands,
    kin hoe

  4. sarahyap on Mar 29, 2015 at 9:14 pm

    Wow! Such wonderful coverage all in just 1 month! Congratulations Valentina! It is not easy to keep a whole centre running, but she have great trust in Rinpoche and continued no matter rain or shine. Great inspiration to many of us students of the Dharma to follow the advice of our Guru with full determination.

  5. Karen Chong on Mar 24, 2015 at 10:31 pm

    Congratulations Valentina! Your hard work and perseverance has brought you the results. And your fearlessness in starting up Kechara in Indonesia is somewhat inspiring and it shows how strong your guru devotion is. Keep this up, thank you and your beautiful team 🙂

  6. Uncle Eddie on Mar 24, 2015 at 5:32 pm

    It is believed that at every level of society, the key to a happier and more successful World, is the growth of Compassion! Since meeting Rinpoche in 2006, who advised her to make life more meaningful, Valentina Suhendra, started her first social activity in food distribution to the needies in Jakarta. Today, she has esculated to also include giving health food, to the old people, provide eye examination and distribution of free spectacles to the needies, helping in giving out vaccination to animal sprays, all under her registered NGO banner known as “Yayasan Kechara Indonesia” or (YKI) in short! What great compassion Valentina and her Group of kindies do have! Heartfelt congratulations to you and your wonderful group of philantropic people, Valentina. Om mani padme Hung.

  7. Phng Keng Hwa on Mar 23, 2015 at 3:46 pm

    Dear Rinpoche,

    It is amazing about Yayasan Kechara Indonesia and all that they have accomplished. Truly amazing. And I express my thanks to ms. Valentina on making YKI a success and to all her friends as well for always being there for her. We really must have friends to help us accomplish these amazing accomplishments! 🙂 I hope that I would be able to do something as amazing and accomplished as this when I’m older and have many friends and family to help me on the way to those successes and to share the victories. 🙂 Thank you very much, ms. Valentin and Rinpoche!

    Your humble student,
    Keng Hwa.

  8. Low KHJB on Mar 22, 2015 at 1:06 am

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing Ms Valentina unselfish achievements with us.Ms Valentina genuine act of compassion and generosity should be an excellent role model any dharma practitioner to follow.
    Her determination and enthusiasm to assist the needy is truly amazing.
    We know that Ms Valentina do not do this to attract attention but she should be praise for her efforts made in the name of Kechara…
    Ms Valentina you did us proud..Keep it up!!!!

  9. Valentina Suhendra on Mar 21, 2015 at 11:45 am

    My dear Guru, Tsem Tulku Rinpoche, has been very kind in posting this blog post about the recent media coverage about my profiles in three media (i.e., Investor Daily, Wanita Indonesia, and Marie Claire). Yayasan Kechara Indonesia has been so blessed to have the support of various parties (i.e., media, local government, volunteers, committee, sponsors, tax consultant, external auditor, volunteered internal auditor, and many friends that I cannot mention one by one). They all have been working tirelessly to sustain and make our activities successful. I have been blessed and grateful to have these type of support from sincere friends.

    Please help us to sustain our activities by donation to:

    Account Number : BNI 0808999901 a/n Yayasan Kechara Indonesia
    Swift Code(for overseas transfer); BNINIDJA
    Address : BNI Grand Slipi Tower, Gedung Grand Slipi Tower;
    Jalan S.Parman kav 22-24;
    Jakarta Barat 11480
    Phone : +62 21 29021894

    Account Number : BCA 5345038806 a/n Yayasan Kechara Indonesia
    Swift Code(for overseas transfer); CENAIDJA
    Address : KCP Semanggi Wisma GKBI;
    Jalan Jend. Sudirman No. 28;
    Jakarta Pusat 10210

  10. Jutika Lam on Mar 19, 2015 at 11:30 pm

    It is great to see that after all the hard work, time and effort that Valentina has put in, she is now being recognized for the charity work her and her foundation have been doing.

    Seeing her posts on Facebook, it is really heartwarming to see her and her team of volunteers distribute items ranging to hot meals to spectacles the Kechara foundation in Indonesia really go the extra mile to help those in need.

    Great job Valentina and keep up the wonderful charity work you are doing!

  11. Sharon Ong on Mar 18, 2015 at 4:48 pm

    Dear Valentina,

    Congratulations! You and your team in Indonesia are doing an amazing job. Such an inspiration to many of us. I love what you said in your interview about empowering the children with motivation for higher education so they will have the opportunity to live better lives. Education is a powerful tool to help them get out of poverty.

    Thank you for being such a wonderful example of what a true Dharma practitioner should be – selfless, compassionate, kind and consistent.

    A truly beautiful post! Thank you, Rinpoche!

  12. Shelly Tai on Mar 18, 2015 at 3:30 pm

    Rejoice for all your hard work Valentina, you are truly inspiring when I read through the article is a very compassion act keep up the hard work.

  13. JP on Mar 18, 2015 at 6:46 am

    Valentina told me that it was because of Rinpoche’s guidance and teachings that have helped her achieve all the charitable projects in the midst of her super busy schedule at work. I had the good fortune of working with Valentina in LA when she was volunteering here 3 months ago. She is sincere, easy going, focused, responsible and fun to be around. She has changed so much from 9 years ago and I’m so happy for her.

    I look forward to working with her more in Kechara and rejoice in her accomplishments so far that reflects her selfessness and compassion for others.

    Regards,
    JP

  14. sandra on Mar 18, 2015 at 4:49 am

    Congratulations on your effort and achievements Valentina. You are a blessed student of Rinpoche. Well done and keep it up.

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Here is the latest news and pictorial updates, as it happens, of our upcoming forest retreat project.

The Kechara Forest Retreat is a unique holistic retreat centre focused on the total wellness of body, mind and spirit. This is a place where families and individuals will find peace, nourishment and inspiration in a natural forest environment. At Kechara Forest Retreat, we are committed to give back to society through instilling the next generation with universal positive values such as kindness and compassion.

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  • nicholas
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 07:07 PM
    Carlos Castaneda was an American New Age author and a scholar of anthropology — the study of human behaviour and societies. He wrote a series of popular books that described his training and magical experiences in Toltec Shamanism under the guidance of Don Juan Matus, a native Yaqui shaman who lived in Mexico.

    Castaneda’s writings brought him fame as well as controversy. His proponents and critics would debate as to whether his writings were the results of authentic experiences or an overactive imagination. Yet, despite the controversy, his expressive and evocative writing as well as the mysticism that surrounded his persona inspired widespread appreciation for Native American culture and earned him the title of “Godfather of the New Age Movement.”

    Read more anout him at https://bit.ly/2IkYAgU
  • nicholas
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 07:05 PM
    The Jewish people have been persecuted throughout recorded history, from their beginnings in the Middle East, through Europe during the Middle Ages, the Holocaust of the World Wars and into the modern era due to their race and religion. This persecution of a community has been sustained due to religious discrimination. We wanted to provide all of you with just a quick overview of what the Jewish people have been through. We hope you can learn from this, and understand the atrocities that religious persecution can lead to.

    Read more at https://bit.ly/2RpvYGo
  • sarassitham
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 04:47 PM
    Thanks for the wonderful experience and beautiful sharing of the Dorje Shugden Retreat at Kechara Forest Retreat. I loved the idea of this retreat for choosing Manjushri Guest House, which is a special place perched on a hilltop within the enchanting forest landscape of Kechara Forest Retreat for the Dorje Shugden Retreat. Of course learning anything in a super awesome environment is always amazing.

    A good news for those who are planning for mind relaxing in a retreat and choosing a best programmes at the right time. Well, besides exploring the forest retreat the programmes has also strongly connect for all participants to experience their power for overcoming obstacles and bringing peace and fulfillments through the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden. This wonderful information and a beautiful programmes should not to be missed in life time.

    Hope this Dorje Shugden Retreat programme will be frequently held for the benefits of the article readers.
  • Yee Yin
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 04:37 PM
    A renowned scholar of the Vedas, Buddhism and the Indian arts, a philosopher, and one of India’s great thinkers, Professor Lokesh Chandra was born to an illustrious family of educationists in Ambala, Haryana State, in 1927. He is currently engaged in writing about the cultural influences between India and China during the last two millennia. His other works also contain insightful research on the arts, literature, philosophy, and archaeology of Buddhist cities around the world, which took him all over Europe, Russia and Asia for research purposes.
    Read more about Professor Lokesh Chandra here:

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/books-poetry/professor-lokesh-chandra-indias-great-scholar.html
  • S.Prathap
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 04:36 PM
    This is really a good article about Jack Ma. From this article we can know about his struggles and his life had many ups and downs. Despite his previous failures, he remains a humble leader, who always He is always encouraging others to keep working and trying and not to give up.
    There’s a lot to learn and be inspired.Thanks for sharing is a very motivating story of one of richest man in world .


    https://bit.ly/2AvL3Po

  • Yee Yin
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 04:22 PM
    From time to time we will hear stories about children saying they see things or they are talking or playing with someone that obviously is not visible. We will always ask them to stop talking about it and brush them off. It is said that because children are purer, they are able to see things that we cannot see. Some of them are born with the third eye so they have the ability to see the unseen. We should teach them how to recite mantras and avoid establishing a close connection with them because we do not know if these beings are harmful. Or we can bring the child to a Buddhist master to get some blessings to protect them from harmful entities.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/me/psychic-kids.html
  • Yee Yin
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:51 PM
    Have you heard of the goddess Miyolangsangma before? She is also known as the Goddess of Inexhaustible Giving. Both Sherpas and Tibetans also believe that Mount Everest is the abode of the goddess Jomo Miyolangsangma. Miyolangsangma is one of the Five Long-life Sisters. Her abode is said to be at the summit of Mount Everest, known in Tibetan as Jomolungma (Goddess Mother of Mountains), and she is the resident goddess of Mount Everest and the Khumbu area in general. She is depicted riding on a tiger. Read more about what her function is and her importance in the Sherpas belief.

    bit.ly/Miyolangsangma
  • Ummamageswari
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:30 PM
    Thank you so much for this article. It is true that each Dalai Lama is a unique individual, they have been philosophers, builders and even poets, and as each is revered as a Bodhisattva who possess great mystical powers and can incarnate life after life.

    The Dalai Lama is one of the world’s revered religious leaders, but that didn’t prevent four holders of the office from mysteriously dying. An autopsy proved inconclusive, but, for Yan, the identity of the murderers was obvious where the the twelfth Dalai Lama and his three predecessors were all “victims of the power struggles between the big clerical and lay serf-owners in Tibet.” .

    Read more: https://bit.ly/2US6LEB
  • Ummamageswari
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:19 PM
    Thank you so much for this article. By reading this article, i get to know that the term ‘Jewish’ is applied to an ethno-religious group of people that practise Judaism. This means that it encompasses both an ethnicity and a religion at the same time.

    The majority of the Jewish people around the world descend from two distinct groups coming from Europe. In fact due to the religious pluralism prevalent in India, the Jewish population have lived in relative peace and harmony, allowing the adherence to their faith without much opposition. Thank you.

    Read more: https://bit.ly/2RpvYGo
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:14 PM
    Statistically, video games are now the most popular and profitable form of entertainment. For me , there’s always side effect on video games. I have seen many kids that have addicted to it and neglected their studies. One of the most detrimental effects of playing violent video games is increased aggression in children. A video game addiction can be harmful if the kids is unable to participate in any interests or extracurricular activities in schools. But by close supervision by parents I personally thinks playing video games is alright. Or else there will be many problems such as health, poor performance in their studies, increased in metal aggression and might suffered in relationships.
    The effects of playing video games are both positive and negative. When playing violent video games too much, it can leads to and increased aggressive behaviour as over time. Even some scientists has claim violent video games, have an adverse effect on young people.
    Over all conclusion, I would said that violent video games is harmful to society especially the younger ones. I have read in papers that it had cause death to those addicted ones.
    Thank you Rinpoche and Wei Tan for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/art-architecture/are-violent-video-games-harmful-to-society.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:12 PM
    Well…..Rinpoche had missed the opportunity to work in Paramount because of some unfortunate circumstances. Or else Rinpoche would have been a star in Hollywood. For us we are fortunate that Rinpoche’s choice of choosing to be a monk to benefit many across the globe by spreading Dharma. May Rinpoche’s teachings flourish and endure.
    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing .

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/me/i-almost-worked-in-paramount.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:11 PM
    Every culture has its own world-view. In Tibet , it is renowned for its inclusion and development of psychic abilities among those very highly attained Lamas. In kids is rarely, most probably , they inherited the psychic power from their parents . It could be either good and bad, sometimes it cause harm to themselves too when there is extremely negative energy. It’s a torture and scary for anyone to experience and feel the existing of unseen beings or spirits . Interesting watch of the 3 young girls with psychic abilities.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this video sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/science-mysteries/psychic-kids-4.html
  • Chris
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:11 PM
    Thank you, Rinpoche and the blog team to share this good news with us. I rejoice for the retreatants who completed their Dorje Shugden retreat. Dorje Shugden retreat is a very beneficial activity for us to do to take a breather away from our city life where we are stressed out with many issues every single day.

    I have personally done retreats in Kechara Forest Retreat, and the experience is fantastic. Kechara Forest Retreat is a spiritually charged place where so many blessings were done on the land. Hence, any spiritual activities carried out there will be more effective. No to mention the environment here is stunning and so close to nature, which is very beneficial if we are looking to heal our mind and body.

    Thanks to Rinpoche, we now have an ideal place to do our retreats, which is Manjushri Guest House. Away from other activities in KFR, the much-needed silence and tranquillity in retreats can be found here. Rinpoche is always thinking of ways to improve our spiritual experience in KFR and hence KFR turned out to be as it is, a heaven on earth.

    http://bit.ly/2IkZYQw
  • Ummamageswari
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 03:05 PM
    Thank you so much for this article. It is good to know that another group of five Kecharians have completed their three-day, two-night Dorje Shugden Retreat at Kechara Forest Retreat. Dorje Shugden is an enlightened protector who is also the emanation of the Buddha of Wisdom, Manjushri, where he is also one of the six Dharma protectors.

    Through Dorje Shugden Retreat, we are able to achieve the benefits of his practice which are generating compassion, kindness, wisdom, insight, clarity, good memory and the removal of obstacles. Thank you.

    Read more: https://bit.ly/2WGo0ti
  • S.Prathap
    Monday, Jun 17. 2019 12:33 PM
    Thank you so much for the timely reminder,I would like to start living life the way that i should in the first place,through our guru guidance.
    Having wealth is not bad but gaining happiness through material possession is false happiness. The moment of death we suffer the most when we see our possession just right in front of our eyes but yet those material cannot do anything to save our life.
    Thanks once again for sharing with us…..

    https://bit.ly/2yhg5IR


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Beginner’s Introduction to Dorje Shugden~Very good overview https://bit.ly/2QQNfYv
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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
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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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Mongolian (Oymiakon) Shaman in Siberia, Russia. That is his real outfit he wears. Very unique. TR
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Silver Manjusri figure from Ngemplak Semongan (Indonesia). Apparently during the Shailendra Dynasty, Mahayana Buddhism was very strong in Indonesia. This Dynasty promoted Mahayana Buddhism and Manjushri was a principal Buddha of worship.
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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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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
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Just now, this beautiful grape and orange infused water drink with a blue glass was brought in for me. I was amazed at the colors. Tsem Rinpoche
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Just now, this beautiful grape and orange infused water drink with a blue glass was brought in for me. I was amazed at the colors. Tsem Rinpoche
We have to look in and change from within to find the way out of all that makes us unhappy.~Tsem Rinpoche 

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We have to look in and change from within to find the way out of all that makes us unhappy.~Tsem Rinpoche http://www.tsemrinpoche.com
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Click on this picture and read about this very sad girl. Please offer your prayers for her to take a good rebirth. Tsem Rinpoche
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Click on this picture and read about this very sad girl. Please offer your prayers for her to take a good rebirth. Tsem Rinpoche
Bigfoot cafe in Bentong, Malaysia-Delicious vegetarian food in a beautiful setting- https://bit.ly/2VxdGau
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Bigfoot cafe in Bentong, Malaysia-Delicious vegetarian food in a beautiful setting- https://bit.ly/2VxdGau
Tsem Rinpoche\'s personal shrine.
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Tsem Rinpoche's personal shrine.
In Kechara Forest Retreat- Bentong, Malaysia, we have a beautiful outdoor offering grotto dedicated to Lord Dorje Shugden who fulfills the wishes of many visitors- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
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In Kechara Forest Retreat- Bentong, Malaysia, we have a beautiful outdoor offering grotto dedicated to Lord Dorje Shugden who fulfills the wishes of many visitors- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
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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
    2 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
  • This is the first time His Holiness Dalai Lama mentions he had some very serious illness. Very worrying. This video is captured April 2019.
    2 months ago
    This is the first time His Holiness Dalai Lama mentions he had some very serious illness. Very worrying. This video is captured April 2019.
  • Beautiful Monastery in Hong Kong
    2 months ago
    Beautiful Monastery in Hong Kong
  • This dog thanks his hero in such a touching way. Tsem Rinpoche
    2 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
    2 months ago
    Join Tsem Rinpoche in prayer for H.H. Dalai Lama’s long life~ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYy7JcveikU&feature=youtu.be
  • 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
    2 months ago
    These people going on pilgrimage to a holy mountain and prostrating out of devotion and for pilgrimage in Tibet. Such determination for spiritual practice. Tsem Rinpoche
  • Beautiful new casing in Kechara for Vajra Yogini. Tsem Rinpoche
    2 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.
    2 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.
    3 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
    3 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
    3 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
    3 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
    4 months ago
    Cruelty of some people have no limits and it’s heartbreaking. Being kind cost nothing. Tsem Rinpoche
  • SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    5 months ago
    SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    Tsem Rinpoche's dog Oser girl enjoying her snack in her play pen.
  • Cute!
    5 months ago
    Cute!
    Oser girl loves the balcony so much. - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RTcoWpKJm2c
  • Uncle Wong
    5 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.
  • Tsem Rinpoche’s Schnauzer Dharma boy fights Robot sphere from Arkonide!
    5 months ago
    Tsem Rinpoche’s Schnauzer Dharma boy fights Robot sphere from Arkonide!
  • Cute baby owl found and rescued
    6 months ago
    Cute baby owl found and rescued
    We rescued a lost baby owl in Kechara Forest Retreat.
  • Nice cups from Kechara!!
    6 months ago
    Nice cups from Kechara!!
    Dorje Shugden people's lives matter!
  • Enjoy a peaceful morning at Kechara Forest Retreat
    6 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.
    6 months ago
    His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche makes offering of khata to Dorje Shugden.
    Trijang Rinpoche never gave up his devotion to Dorje Shugden no matter how much Tibetan government in exile pressured him to give up. He stayed loyal inspiring so many of us.
  • Very rare video of His Holiness Panchen Rinpoche the 10th, the all knowing and compassionate one. I pay deep respects to this attained being who has taken many rebirths since the time of Lord Buddha to be of benefit to sentient beings tirelessly. Tsem Rinpoche
    6 months ago
    Very rare video of His Holiness Panchen Rinpoche the 10th, the all knowing and compassionate one. I pay deep respects to this attained being who has taken many rebirths since the time of Lord Buddha to be of benefit to sentient beings tirelessly. Tsem Rinpoche
  • This bigfoot researcher gives good reasonings on bigfoot. Interesting short video.
    6 months ago
    This bigfoot researcher gives good reasonings on bigfoot. Interesting short video.
  • His Holiness Kyabje Zong Rinpoche of Gaden Shartse Monastery was one of the teachers of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Here in this beautiful video is Geshe Kelsang Gyatso showing his centre to Kyabje Zong Rinpoche, then proceeding to sit down to receive teachings. For more information- https://bit.ly/2QNac1u
    6 months ago
    His Holiness Kyabje Zong Rinpoche of Gaden Shartse Monastery was one of the teachers of Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Here in this beautiful video is Geshe Kelsang Gyatso showing his centre to Kyabje Zong Rinpoche, then proceeding to sit down to receive teachings. For more information- https://bit.ly/2QNac1u
  • This topic is so hot in many circles right now.
    2 yearss ago
    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.
  • Chiropractic CHANGES LIFE for teenager with acute PAIN & DEAD LEG.
    2 yearss ago
    Chiropractic CHANGES LIFE for teenager with acute PAIN & DEAD LEG.
  • BEAUTIFUL PLACE IN NEW YORK STATE-AMAZING.
    2 yearss ago
    BEAUTIFUL PLACE IN NEW YORK STATE-AMAZING.
  • Leonardo DiCaprio takes on the meat Industry with real action.
    2 yearss ago
    Leonardo DiCaprio takes on the meat Industry with real action.
  • Do psychic mediums have messages from beyond?
    2 yearss ago
    Do psychic mediums have messages from beyond?
  • Lovely gift for my 52nd Birthday. Tsem Rinpoche
    2 yearss ago
    Lovely gift for my 52nd Birthday. Tsem Rinpoche
  • This 59-year-old chimpanzee was refusing food and ready to die until...
    2 yearss ago
    This 59-year-old chimpanzee was refusing food and ready to die until...
    she received “one last visit from an old friend” 💔💔
  • Bigfoot sighted again and made it to the news.
    2 yearss ago
    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
    2 yearss ago
    Dorje Shugden Monastery Amarbayasgalant Mongolia's Ancient Hidden Gem
  • Don't you love Hamburgers? See how 'delicious' it is here!
    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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Throwback - Art & Craft session. Lin Mun KSDS
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Throwback - Art & Craft session. Lin Mun KSDS
Throwback - some games to bond the students. Lin Mun KSDS
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Throwback - some games to bond the students. Lin Mun KSDS
Children learn to do water offering. Lin Mun KSDS
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Children learn to do water offering. Lin Mun KSDS
Today’s dharma class subject - Altar set up and offerings. Lin Mun KSDS
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Today’s dharma class subject - Altar set up and offerings. Lin Mun KSDS
Animal liberation in Kechara House this morning. Lin Mun KSDS
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Animal liberation in Kechara House this morning. Lin Mun KSDS
Manjushri Nagarakshasa or Jampel Nagarakshasa is a direct emanation of Manjushri but appears with the lower half of a naga. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2MSqHYR
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Manjushri Nagarakshasa or Jampel Nagarakshasa is a direct emanation of Manjushri but appears with the lower half of a naga. Read more here: http://bit.ly/2MSqHYR
Vegetarian food provided for the retreat participants. Read more about Kechara Forest Retreat: https://www.kecharaforestretreat.com
yesterday
Vegetarian food provided for the retreat participants. Read more about Kechara Forest Retreat: https://www.kecharaforestretreat.com
Pastor Gim Lee giving guidance. "Pastor Gim Lee and I assisted the retreatants in setting up the altar and Pastor Gim Lee performed Druchuma Puja (Kalarupa) to start the retreat. Pastor Gim Lee also guided them during the first session to introduce them to retreat procedures. The group completed 7 sessions of retreat and ended each night with circumambulation of the holy sites in Kechara Forest Retreat. Dinner and lunch were catered by the kitchen team in Dukkar Apartments, which were all delicious and beautifully presented. All participants loved the food." by Cynthia Ng
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Pastor Gim Lee giving guidance. "Pastor Gim Lee and I assisted the retreatants in setting up the altar and Pastor Gim Lee performed Druchuma Puja (Kalarupa) to start the retreat. Pastor Gim Lee also guided them during the first session to introduce them to retreat procedures. The group completed 7 sessions of retreat and ended each night with circumambulation of the holy sites in Kechara Forest Retreat. Dinner and lunch were catered by the kitchen team in Dukkar Apartments, which were all delicious and beautifully presented. All participants loved the food." by Cynthia Ng
Shrine and offerings to Manjushri Dorje Shugden for the retreat.
yesterday
Shrine and offerings to Manjushri Dorje Shugden for the retreat.
Kechara House regularly provides facilities for spiritual retreats.
yesterday
Kechara House regularly provides facilities for spiritual retreats.
Reciting prayers, meditation and concentration on powerful Manjushri Dorje Shugden at Kechara Forest Retreat. This is to remove obstacles for success in our lives. Pastor Gim Lee of Kechara House is guiding the retreatants.
yesterday
Reciting prayers, meditation and concentration on powerful Manjushri Dorje Shugden at Kechara Forest Retreat. This is to remove obstacles for success in our lives. Pastor Gim Lee of Kechara House is guiding the retreatants.
Earlier this month, five members from our Puja House engaged in a Dorje Shugden retreat, spending three days in Kechara Forest Retreat strongly focused on Dorje Shugden whilst reciting 185,000 of his mantra. It was a fantastic opportunity for them to create a closer connection with this enlightened Dharma Protector, as H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche shares. If you would like more information about how you too can engage in retreats at Kechara Forest Retreat, please direct your enquiries to our friendly Front Desk team (care@kechara.com or +603 7803 3908).
yesterday
Earlier this month, five members from our Puja House engaged in a Dorje Shugden retreat, spending three days in Kechara Forest Retreat strongly focused on Dorje Shugden whilst reciting 185,000 of his mantra. It was a fantastic opportunity for them to create a closer connection with this enlightened Dharma Protector, as H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche shares. If you would like more information about how you too can engage in retreats at Kechara Forest Retreat, please direct your enquiries to our friendly Front Desk team (care@kechara.com or +603 7803 3908).
Join us this weekend for the Spiritual Saturday Programme in Kechara Forest Retreat! SATURDAY, 15 JUNE: 7.00 am - 9 am: KFR Pilgrimage 9.00 am - 10.45 am: Design & string malas (Tibetan rosaries) 11.00 am - 12.30 pm: Rinpoche's Recommendations - Liz Taylor 12.30 pm - 2.30 pm: Lunch @ MGH INTERESTED? To RSVP your place (and your meal!) contact us at least two days in advance. Call +6017 965 9484 (WhatsApp) retreat@kechara.com See you Saturday! More info: bit.ly/2X6FpML
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Join us this weekend for the Spiritual Saturday Programme in Kechara Forest Retreat! SATURDAY, 15 JUNE: 7.00 am - 9 am: KFR Pilgrimage 9.00 am - 10.45 am: Design & string malas (Tibetan rosaries) 11.00 am - 12.30 pm: Rinpoche's Recommendations - Liz Taylor 12.30 pm - 2.30 pm: Lunch @ MGH INTERESTED? To RSVP your place (and your meal!) contact us at least two days in advance. Call +6017 965 9484 (WhatsApp) retreat@kechara.com See you Saturday! More info: bit.ly/2X6FpML
We are very blessed to be here in Kechara Forest Retreat as we work to preserve the sacred lineage of Dorje Shugden and we wish to share Dorje Shugden’s blessings with the world. http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
4 days ago
We are very blessed to be here in Kechara Forest Retreat as we work to preserve the sacred lineage of Dorje Shugden and we wish to share Dorje Shugden’s blessings with the world. http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
We are very blessed to be here in Kechara Forest Retreat as we work to preserve the sacred lineage of Dorje Shugden and we wish to share Dorje Shugden’s blessings with the world. http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
4 days ago
We are very blessed to be here in Kechara Forest Retreat as we work to preserve the sacred lineage of Dorje Shugden and we wish to share Dorje Shugden’s blessings with the world. http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
We are very blessed to be here in Kechara Forest Retreat as we work to preserve the sacred lineage of Dorje Shugden and we wish to share Dorje Shugden’s blessings with the world. http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
4 days ago
We are very blessed to be here in Kechara Forest Retreat as we work to preserve the sacred lineage of Dorje Shugden and we wish to share Dorje Shugden’s blessings with the world. http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
A big thanks to Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur for sponsoring and serving lunch yesterday to our street friends. - Vivian @ Kechara Soup Kitchen
5 days ago
A big thanks to Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur for sponsoring and serving lunch yesterday to our street friends. - Vivian @ Kechara Soup Kitchen
Rejoice for the Dorje Shugden works and archives in Kechara Forest Retreat! The new signage is dedicated to all the beautiful Dorje Shugden practitioners around the world for over 350 years, who have kept their commitment to their teachers to practice and hold the lineage, and share the lineage with others. Read here: http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
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Rejoice for the Dorje Shugden works and archives in Kechara Forest Retreat! The new signage is dedicated to all the beautiful Dorje Shugden practitioners around the world for over 350 years, who have kept their commitment to their teachers to practice and hold the lineage, and share the lineage with others. Read here: http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
Rejoice for the Dorje Shugden works and archives in Kechara Forest Retreat! The new signage is dedicated to all the beautiful Dorje Shugden practitioners around the world for over 350 years, who have kept their commitment to their teachers to practice and hold the lineage, and share the lineage with others. Read here: http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
7 days ago
Rejoice for the Dorje Shugden works and archives in Kechara Forest Retreat! The new signage is dedicated to all the beautiful Dorje Shugden practitioners around the world for over 350 years, who have kept their commitment to their teachers to practice and hold the lineage, and share the lineage with others. Read here: http://bit.ly/2Mzm9qq
Our food bank distribution activities throughout the #HariRaya week. Couldn\'t thank the volunteers and everyone from Tesco Malaysia and AEON Retail Malaysia for the great cooperation to help make sure everything is ok on the supplying side. Their professionalism is second to none and that enabled our team to collect and disseminate the food in an orderly manner. #KecharaFoodBank #foodbank #HungerKnowsNoBarriers #Perak #Volunteers - Vivian @ Kechara Soup Kitchen
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Our food bank distribution activities throughout the #HariRaya week. Couldn't thank the volunteers and everyone from Tesco Malaysia and AEON Retail Malaysia for the great cooperation to help make sure everything is ok on the supplying side. Their professionalism is second to none and that enabled our team to collect and disseminate the food in an orderly manner. #KecharaFoodBank #foodbank #HungerKnowsNoBarriers #Perak #Volunteers - Vivian @ Kechara Soup Kitchen
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Pastor Han Nee blessing the birds during animal liberation before releasing them. Lin Mun KSDS
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Pastor Han Nee blessing the birds during animal liberation before releasing them. Lin Mun KSDS
So wonderful to have parents and children participating in monthly animal liberation in Kechara House
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So wonderful to have parents and children participating in monthly animal liberation in Kechara House
Teacher Laura and teacher Asyley guided children to do prostration. Lin Mun KSDS
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Teacher Laura and teacher Asyley guided children to do prostration. Lin Mun KSDS
Teacher Kien sharing Rinpoche’s book The Promise during dharma class. Lin Mun KSDS
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Teacher Kien sharing Rinpoche’s book The Promise during dharma class. Lin Mun KSDS
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