A game? Or is it?

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January 24, 2013

Today, we played a hilariously fun and hugely educational game on blog chat. 14 of Rinpoche’s writers came together to be tested on their Dharma knowledge, problem-solving skills, ability to stay calm under pressure… and arithmetic!
Questions ranged from the abbot of Gaden Shartse in 1959, to why Ekajati only has one breast, to how many legs there are between 6-Armed… Mahakala + White Mahakala + Dukkar – Hayagriva…y ou get the idea!

The winners were those who had given the most right answers, and they were allowed to select between three concealed sheets of paper, each with a prize written on them. After they had their pick of the prizes, they were given an option – give up the prize you have now for a potentially bigger one, or stick with the prize you have and forgo the chance to win something bigger.

The catch? If you give up the prize you have now, you have to choose from a few sheets of paper with the larger prizes written on them…and some of the paper had a big fat ZERO written on them. So it was a choice between giving up what you have to either get something bigger or lose it all.

It was interesting to see how people’s minds made them move towards their decisions.

Jamie Khoo who won a candle, chose to give it up for the chance of a bigger prize… but picked a sheet of paper with nothing written on it. Rinpoche said that this reflects our grasping minds which likes something only after we lose it.

Khong Jean Ai who won a Yamantaka statue, chose to stick with her statue and not risk a bigger prize. Rinpoche said that this reflects our minds which should sometimes just be happy with what we have.

David Lai who had won a figurine, chose to give it up for the chance of a bigger prize… and picked a sheet of paper with a sum of money written on it. Rinpoche said that this reflects that times when we give up what we already have, and taking the risk brings us greater rewards.

Even in what appears to be just a “simple” game with Rinpoche, things are not all that simple after all!

[Written and posted by Jean Ai on Facebook]

The participants:

Jamie Khoo, H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche, David Lai, Philip Yong Kee Chung, Josh Bryan Ho, Joy Kam, Li Kim Phng, Sharon Saw, Sarah Yap, Abby Foo, Lanse Chiah, Andrew James Boon, Martin Chow, Pastor Loh Seng Piow, Shin and Elisa Khong.
 

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  1. pavara on Aug 27, 2013 at 11:43 pm

    Hee hee this game is great and educational to test out how much knowledge the students have.
    This quiz is a great idea to test out how much knowledge those people have.
    But as we know a quiz with Rinpoche is a lot of fun,Rinpoche can turn things around and see if you can answer,then he will know how good you are at Dharma.

    Of course the students were great at answering the question,as soon as Rinpoche ask a question the answer will come out in less than a minute.
    I have to say that Rinpoche’s student are good at answering questions.

  2. Lucas Roth on Feb 20, 2013 at 8:25 pm

    wow that is actually a fun and educated in the dharma game. it seems interesting and cool. i wish the participants had a good time or not… hehe. Rinpoche is such a nice person to ever spend time with us, because he is so attained and we have commited so many wrong deeds. Rinpoche is so creative in teaching us. Please live long Rinpoche

  3. Lim (KH JB) on Feb 4, 2013 at 3:35 am

    Thanks Rinpoche for organize such Fun and Learn game in blog chat.

    I m in the chat room that day, but my eyes cant catch up to the answer just heard the “burd” “burd” “burd” sound.

    The question was so funny, but when i go through deeper to the question i found that if we want to answer that is not that easy. Thanks Rinpoche once again that let us got the opportunity to learn in such Fun way…

  4. tenzin llhamo on Feb 2, 2013 at 10:03 pm

    It’s sounds interesting! Get to learn and win a price! Such fun and creative method to learn and I can feel the adrenalin rush when answering. Brain, fingers and eyes have to be moving fast and at the same time. Even though I might not know the answer to certain questions but I am very sure it’ll be very educational! Let’s see if I can join in the next round!

  5. lewkwanleng on Jan 31, 2013 at 9:29 pm

    I had the honour to participate in one of these quiz a few days ago. It is super fast pace and needless to say, a lot of knowledge are absorbed. From Guru Tree to different deities, we were tested in many different ways.

    Although I don’t know the answer to many of the question, and even though I know the answers, people like Jean Ai, David, Paris, etc are really super fast 🙂 I rejoice for their knowledge and even if they don’t know the answers, they manage to find answers super quick!

    A temple is empty if there is no Dharma knowledge are being taught. With KFR coming up, we need a scholars, geshes, pastors Dharma teachers in KFR to teach, and this is Rinpoche’s creative way to help us learn up.

    May we learn up more Dhamra and relieve sufferings of many.

  6. grace (KHJB) on Jan 31, 2013 at 6:30 pm

    even though is a game, but with add in extra conditions, it can show the people thinking and reaction . Nice sharing .

  7. Davin on Jan 30, 2013 at 9:09 pm

    Congratulations to the winners and all the participants. The quiz is very fun and we learn a lot and gain more knowledge. Rinpoche always use many method and different way to give us dharma teaching to benefit many others. Thank you Rinpoche.

  8. Jean Mei on Jan 30, 2013 at 4:51 pm

    I really, really, really like the blog quiz.

    There are so many folds to the quiz: you gotta be quick, alert, learn to type fast, learn to research fast, know your stuff at your finger tips, learn things you don’t already know, pay attention to the details of the question, set your motivation correct etc

    Even if you win a prize, there is a teaching in the prize picking as well. Which prize do you pick, are you overly excited when you win, do you opt for another prize, are you upset if you don’t get anything etc.

    This sort of multi-fold activities truly reflects how Rinpoche operates. For those fortunate enough to be around Rinpoche, everything is a teaching. Rinpoche uses his body, speech and mind completely for the Dharma.

    I encourage whoever who watches to join in the blog quiz! In the previous quiz, a man called James won 3rd place. He was sitting in his bedroom, and got enough answers correct. He won a touch screen laptop!

  9. Paris on Jan 30, 2013 at 3:22 pm

    An addition, a few days later!

    Rinpoche arranged for another blog quiz about 2 nights later, this time with double the number of people and in a place where the internet wasn’t acting as hot. There were lags in the chatbox, so people weren’t getting the questions at exactly the same time – which of course affected who quickly everyone was able to answer each question.

    The questions got harder too, so that we couldn’t just rely on the basics that we knew but would have to do a little research to find out. So there was the loophole – people who may not have known the answers (and couldn’t type fast) but were clever at research would still be able to get ahead.

    This time, we also had guest players, who were playing away from the main venue that we were all at. It turns out that one of these guest players, James of Kechara Paradise ended up being one of the top three winners and took home a laptop for his winnings!

    Oh yes, the prizes were MUCH more exciting this time round. Again, we had a chance to pick from a number of “doors”. After picking and before opening the prize to reveal what we’d won, we had a chance to pick from a number of “grand prizes”. And again, after picking that, we had a last chance to swap that in from a number of “final grand prizes”. Greedy David swapped his gifts all the way to the largest prize, only to walk away with this: “A hug from David”. When we looked back at the gifts that he had given up, he had forfeited first, “a kiss form david” and then “a bottle of sour plums”. Imagine that karma – that David would walk away, after all that, with just a hug from himself!

    James too swapped out his gifts all the way to the final prize and won the laptop!

    I swapped out my gift only once (forfeiting a pendant the first time round) and ended up with a cash winning of RM500! Sometimes, it does pay to not be greedy and just keep what you got the first time round. Lesson learnt with that candle the first time we played the game!

    Anyway, do stay tuned – you never know when we’ll be playing the quiz on the blog chat again and remember that everyone is invited to join, so please do participate. It’s not just for the few of us. You could well be the next james walking away with a brand new laptop!

  10. Wah Ying on Jan 30, 2013 at 12:04 am

    Yes, the blog chat quiz is fun! Is educational! Thanks to Rinpoche to always educate his students in alternative and effective ways! Games and fun in Kechara or with Rinpoche are never just for fun, is always with bigger meaning and teachings behind!

    I enjoyed the other quiz we have last week, I hate myself having only one brain, two arms and 10 fingers and learn so little knowledge 🙁 This will be time to start study hard after knowing how little my knowledge is.. Thank you Rinpoche 🙂

  11. Erickksiow on Jan 29, 2013 at 11:53 pm

    A quiz? Not really, most important Rinpoche want us to gain our knowledge. Another way of learning, fun and excited. :))

    Thank You Rinpoche for using other method to teach us. 🙂

    Best Regards : Erickksiow

  12. MayOng on Jan 29, 2013 at 9:26 pm

    Such a creative and fun way to learn dharma in a game. Everyone had to think quick, act quick, learned something and got rewarded for the “right” answer. Sounded thoroughly fun and exciting to follow!

  13. sweekeong on Jan 29, 2013 at 2:24 pm

    Wow! cool! The participants are very knowledgeable as one need to study and practice to be familiarized with the subject matter, and be able to recall quickly and answer accurately. Congrats to those who have won. You guys really inspired me who hasn’t being learning to put my time into studying. 🙂

  14. Jessica Yap on Jan 29, 2013 at 3:15 am

    That is such a beautiful Yamantaka statue!
    Congrats to David, Paris and Jean Ai! It is much more than a quiz game. It is also a session where Rinpoche trains our mind and share knowledge with us. I had the good fortune to join the first few blog chat quiz and it was so much fun!
    Rinpoche is so skillful to infuse learning and fun during the quiz! This monkey mind has much more to learn. hehe
    Thank you for sharing Rinpoche, look forward to more quiz sessions! hehe

  15. patsy on Jan 28, 2013 at 3:55 pm

    Rinpoche always uses different methods to teach the dharma and one of the ways is to make dharma creative and fun. Congratulations to all the 14 participants; you are all winners as you all received the best gift from Rinpoche which is the dharma.

  16. Milly on Jan 28, 2013 at 11:52 am

    The participants are knowledgeable in Dharma and hence were able to answer and type so fast. Any activity spent in Rinpoche’s presence is always infused with Dharma teachings taught skilfully in different ways. Many others on blog chat were also able to learn even though we were not present with Rinpoche. It was an educational and refreshing mode to learn and we could feel the excitement among the participants as we sit in front of our laptop screens to read along.

  17. Albert Ratchaga on Jan 28, 2013 at 10:58 am

    Rinpoche always come out with many different types of games for his students, reason being is not because he is bored or nothing to do, every of Rinpoche’s game always full of teaching, whether it is earring game, picking game or blog quiz session, there are always new things to learn.

    This blog quiz is also to train us to learn the information at fingertip. If we want to have growth in our spiritual practice, we must always upgrade ourselves and not just sit there to chant or hearing the Dharma teaching. We must practice it continuously. Thank you Rinpoche for being always so creative to pass us the knowledge.

  18. Pastor Yek Yee on Jan 28, 2013 at 4:57 am

    Yesterday in ladrang around 20 of us be invited play this blog quiz by Tsem Rinpoche. We are so lucky:)Aiyo…it is not easy to win, you have the knowledge but if your typing not fast enough also die. If your typing skill fast enough but your knowledge only 40-50%, also die. And a lots of questions given by Rinpoche must search the net in the spot…and you must super fast, if not also lost..haha…

    Rinpoche was so created until all of us cannot predict what is the next step Rinpoche tried to play…this educational game is so fun!!! I thinking if we can apply in our dharma class that is so excited and interesting.

  19. Sheryl KH (JB) on Jan 27, 2013 at 10:03 pm

    I trust that it must have been a very nerve-cracking moment for all the participants. Rinpoche has never-ending ways of creating ways to make life and dharma learning exciting and fulfilling.

    Clearly, Rinpoche receives nothing from all these games. The kind thoughts behind all these motives are priceless.

  20. Lim Han Nee on Jan 27, 2013 at 1:49 pm

    Looking through last night’s blog quiz session on blog chat, i ‘ve come to a realization that for KFR to manifest,especially to be an institution of learning to produce Dharma teachers and pastors, and scholars, our minds must be full of knowledge at our finger tips already. Hence, Rinpoche has come up with this skillful way of ‘training’ the mind through these quizzes, which require quick responses.

    Further mind transforming training is also built into these sessions, training in accepting ‘not winning’ and ‘criticisms’, training in not grasping in terms of changing one prize for a better one and being willing to ‘take risks’ to acquire/attain more(as in the case of David changing for a better prize).Also such quizzes show that we know so little when we can’t answer most of the questions; so must read more and study more and retain all.

  21. abby f on Jan 26, 2013 at 4:58 pm

    That was a FUN night! From that one simple quiz, we learned how to respond quickly, how to focus and concentrate even Rinpoche purposely tease us. It tested our research skills as well. When the time to pick gifts for the winners, we learned also how people’s mind works. Some people would give up small thing to get a bigger thing, some would just stay wherever they are, and some even they want to get a bigger thing, but there are always possibilities to lose all.

    On the surface level, we got fun and knowledge from the quiz, all in one; but what most precious is Rinpoche think of every single way to make our learning process fun and not bored, Rinpoche wants so much for us to get more knowledge and improve. No matter what Rinpoche does, the ultimate thing that Rinpoche wants all of us to have is DHARMA. Thank you Rinpoche for the quiz and the fun moments.

    Guru is the one who persistently gives you Dharma and wisdom. Thank you my Guru.

  22. wei theng on Jan 26, 2013 at 12:38 am

    Reading through this blog post and the previous blog chat messages clearly shown how fun, exciting and educational the game was!
    Thanks Rinpoche for always using different method to bring Dharma to us. Even I am not participating in the game, I still learned from the previous blog chat messages. From how the winner chose the prize, we learned about ourselves too. This games needs one to be knowledgable, fast response, focus and concentration. I will push myself to learn to be like the winners and the participants. By being knowledgeable, fast response, it will be able to bring Dharma to more people.
    Rejoice to the 14 that have the chance to participate in the game. You guys are great!

  23. Martin on Jan 25, 2013 at 11:37 pm

    Its incredible how Rinpoche makes training and learning fun. But besides the fun, there was so much for us to observe and understand about ourselves and therefore it was much more than a quiz. All throughout the evening I couldn’t help think how fortunate we all were to be there and how much effort Rinpoche makes to get us to deepen our knowledge. The depth of some of the participant’s knowledge and the speed by which they can think is simply amazing and it goes to show how effective Rinpoche’s training is. I hope more people can join in in the future.

  24. philyong on Jan 25, 2013 at 10:42 pm

    Fun, heart pumping, exciting and most importantly EDUCATIONAL! Who would have thought such a simple quiz would help improve my knowledge tremendously..seriously I learn more from this quiz than reading a book.

    And you know what the best part is? I had fun learning! This quiz also helped me to push myself to think quicker and to focus. All thanks to Rinpoche for working tirelessly to think of methods to increase our knowledge for our own good.

    I have never seen a person like Rinpoche who puts so much effort for another person’s welfare! Trust me when I say Rinpoche isnt doing all these for himself. If he had a choice he would be in the mountains now doing his retreats. But yet Rinpoche chose to be here with us to impart knowledge on us.

    Thank you Rinpoche for always coming out with fabulous ideas to help us learn!

  25. Joy on Jan 25, 2013 at 5:58 pm

    It sure was EXCITING and FUN – Che Kek is what we say in Chinese…

    Rinpoche sure comes up with many interesting creative ways to make us learn and expand our knowledge, increase our memory and focus and grow. People often say meditation is the way to gaining realisations but I think and I find Rinpoche’s methods which egages us in all the 5 senses pushes us to do gaining realisaions while being in action, in a way we don’t even realise it until all is settled and we look back.

    This game was like speed learning, a test on our memory and knowledge, our focus, a test in our characters as it all came out – LOL, we saw each others grasping when the winners got their prize and get a chance to get an even bigger prize or take the chance to lose it all and get a zero. We saw each others’ competitiveness, eagerness to win but most importantly we spread the knowledge and what Dharma we learnt during this fun game to all in an unconventional fun exciting way.

    It was not so much the prize we were gonna win when we got the answers right but it was more the eagerness to win and get the right answers FAST that made it so fun. And boy was Paris fast! We also learn about our own self and where we each need to improve on and where we need to focus. Incredible teaching in action where instead of just sitting meditation, it all became a reality… and yes it was like a reality show with Tsem Rinpoche. Thank you Rinpoche for always pushing us to the next level and doing it so creatively fun!

    Congratulations and much rejoice to the winners, Paris, Jean Ai and David Lai!!!

  26. Andrew Boon on Jan 25, 2013 at 5:04 pm

    This was an incredible experience on many levels. Not only was it educational, it was a test of sheer wit, knowledge and effectiveness in getting information correctly and FAST!

    It was also spiritual as we could see ourselves mirrored in the the actions of the winners, in how they chose to pick another prize forsaking what they had won earlier or even not choosing and being content with what they had won in the first place.

    Whatever it may be, every minute spent with Rinpoche is a minute well spent and never is there a dull moment. Rinpoche has a treasure trove of exciting, interesting and ingenious methods to impart knowledge!

    How blessed and lucky are we to be able to serve Rinpoche.

  27. Carmen K. on Jan 25, 2013 at 4:59 pm

    As a reader on the blog chat quiz, I was feeling anxious for you participants already. Imagine being there, participating and picking the prize. It must’ve been exhilirating!!

    Anyways, just by reading the Questions and Answers from the Blog Chat Quiz, as a reader, I learned a fair few things. I was amazed at how fast questions were being answered. Man, you guys are machines!

    It is true…If you have knowledge, it will definitely be at your fingertips – very handy! Knowledge is one of the things everyone should always seek to expand, for there is no limit to learning. With knowledge, we seal our own faiths and believes, and we can also help others.

    What a creative way to learn, from debates to dharma teachings to blog quizzes. Rinpoche, thank you for your constant creative methods and ways to make learning fun. In that way, we can absorb it better.

    Love,
    Carmen

  28. Jutika Lam on Jan 25, 2013 at 3:54 pm

    Dear Rinpoche,

    Hehehe!!! I was following the quiz the whole time and yes it was very funny and at the same time educational. It is amazing how Rinpoche was able to think of such smart and amazing questions for the participants to be the first to think, type and answer the questions that Rinpoche asked.

    It was also a wonder how the participants managed to type an answer so fast.

    The second part of the quiz was even more funny because it involved not just using your Dharma Knowledge but also your maths skills.

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing what you did with your students.

    Love
    Jutika

  29. sarahyap on Jan 25, 2013 at 3:07 pm

    Oh gosh… I laughed till I teared! What was supposed to be a discussion on work ended up being a fun filled educational program for the 14 of us. I must say, I’ve learned a whole lot during this session and am thankful that I was a part of it.

    Congrats to all the winners! I felt so anxious and excited while I watched the 3 of them picked out their prizes, imagine how they felt at that moment! Its so funny to see Rinpoche tease them about their winnings hehe…

  30. jennifer on Jan 25, 2013 at 2:41 pm

    Rinpoche is always so creative in his teachings of the Dharma. Not only does he imparts highly valuable teachings of the Dharma, he always makes it fun !!!

    From looking at the photos, there surely was much fun and merriment shared by all . And i think everyone who was present in last night’s game – is a winner ! They all received the best prize – to have a teaching by Rinpoche and be in Rinpoche’s presence !!!

    Congratulations to the 14 of you all !!!

  31. Han on Jan 25, 2013 at 2:41 pm

    I did not participate in the quiz but from the pictures, previous blog chat messages, I do feel the fun and excitement. This is Rinpoche’s another way of skillful mean to bring dharma/dharma knowledge to everyone.

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing this !

  32. Paris on Jan 25, 2013 at 2:40 pm

    Gosh what a fun event! We had gone up to Rinpoche’s room to discuss some work and this turned into a whole evening of a fun, totally interactive, crazy learning session. I think perhaps some of us were fortunate enough to have that added little advantage of typing quickly, but still, no matter how fast you can type, you still need the knowledge at your fingertips to type out! It was such an adrenaline rush throughout the whole game that I could literally feel my heart thumping faster! haha (Being competitive will be the death of me, I’m sure!). It’s frightening to see the total stark truth of how much we do or don’t know, or how easily we might have forgotten very basic facts that Rinpoche has most definitely taught us before…There’s really no hiding with this one – you either know the details or you don’t… so heck, it really is better to start listening up in teachings and storing the info!

    And then, the second part of the game – the prizes! haha It’s totally exactly as Rinpoche described about the way in which we reveal our minds in our choice of prizes, whether we choose to keep the prize or swap it. Amazing how a little game reflects how greedy we are, how much we’re willing to risk, how we sometimes want a bit of adventure or sometimes just want to stay happy with what we have, how we want something when we don’t have it, how we grasp for something more even if we already have something pretty good, how we hate ourselves no matter how good things might be…. Rinpoche had also mentioned that this is why we also love watching game shows – because the “tricks” that are played on the contestant reflect each of our own minds exactly too…

    Anyway, I eventually got a pendant. And I decided NOT to gamble it. And I’m finally a happy bunny for it. (though it would have also been nice to have kept the candle hahahaha!!!!)

  33. Sofi on Jan 25, 2013 at 2:15 pm

    I was amazed by the swiftness of the replies. Its almost immediate after the questions were asked. It showed how fast the mind can think and respond with training, as well as the wealth of information it can retain. Congrats to the winners and thanks Rinpoche for lesson learnt.

  34. Sharon Saw on Jan 25, 2013 at 12:39 pm

    The quiz was very fun and educational – Rinpoche is always very creative with methods to teach us Dharma. We had to recall what we had learned, and also learned new things about iconography of the various deities and history of our lineage and how to think quickly and do research. Congratulations to the winners… watching them pick their prizes and decide whether to trade them in was very fun too! What was nice was that although it was a competition, there was a great sense of camaraderie among the team. Thank you Rinpoche for a lovely evening.

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  • Samfoonheei
    Friday, Jan 17. 2020 05:58 PM
    Thank you Rinpoche for the sharing . FEARLESS is getting back up and fighting for what we want over and over again without giving up. Successful people have no fear of failure they stay open to all possibilities of the outcomes. We embrace change, even change that appears negative by thinking positive. Being fearless is more about who we are, rather than what we do. Fearless people are great, they are full of life, good energy, passion and self-belief. We must try as we never know if we do not try. Keep trying as the success rate is higher than we thought.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/inspiration-worthy-words/thoughts.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Friday, Jan 17. 2020 05:54 PM
    Happiness is not made by what we own, it is what we share and giving generously and sincerely. A simple gift by June Tang tells all. Given sincerely from her heart on her birthday to Rinpoche . It’s all done without money, that’s very true and that’s what I consider true generosity for sure. Giving what she could. She give all and yet she feel as if it costs her nothing. But to Rinpoche its mean a lot of sincerity We seek to give with an open, pure heart, with no attachment to what we are .
    Quoted… no true spiritual life is possible without a generous heart. Generosity allies itself with an inner feeling of abundance—the feeling that we have enough to share.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing .

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/study-groups/its-all-done-without-money.html
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    Friday, Jan 17. 2020 04:19 PM
    There is no one that can help us, but us. Methods are given, but whether we grasp, apply and practise it is entirely up to oneself. If we don’t change then there is no point in learning the Dharma.
    A transformed mind is our own best protection. That mind can only come from consistent practice over time.When we see results, we will be encouraged to push ourselves more to practice well.Thank you very much for sharing a good article.

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  • Samfoonheei
    Thursday, Jan 16. 2020 04:26 PM
    Wonderful news ……the Chinese government has introduced a plan to encourage and reduce its citizens’ meat consumption by 50%, It’s a great move that China has done in the effort to avoid runaway global warming and for health reasons. The climate campaigners has been hoping for it. New dietary guidelines by the Chinese health officials have recommend and advise individuals to limit their meat consumption. As more evidence of chronic diseases such as heart attack, strokes ,hypertension and so forth are related to meat consumption. And for most to maintain a healthy life styles. They also implement dietary guidelines encouraging the general public to consume plenty of cereals, tubers, whole grains, legumes, vegetables and fruits as well. The Chinese government also put up billboards in attempt to reduce meat consumption by highlighting health risks associated with consuming meat. What we eat contributes to global greenhouse gas emissions and every one of us is responsible. People nowadays are reducing their meat consumption and opting for vegan and plant-based protein to improve their health . Hopefully more countries will follow China reducing the meat consumption. In a way more animals could be save in the slaughter house. And for the future generations to come .
    Thank you for this wonderful news .

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/current-affairs/look-what-chinas-doing.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Thursday, Jan 16. 2020 04:23 PM
    Different parts of the world have each various interesting traditions and customs which individual will celebrate and follow. Religious festivals like Gadhimai festival, which is an animal sacrificial ceremony, and dog meat festival where dogs are slaughtered to celebrate the summer solstice have gathered cultural significance over the centuries. In Gadhimai festival , they believe that animal sacrifices to the Hindu goddess Gadhimai will end evil and bring prosperity. In Spain bulls festival or the Toro de la Vega, bulls are torture and kill. Same goes to the Pero Palo Festival where scared donkey being dragged unwillingly through the packed streets . Drive hunting where dolphins and whales are caught and killed for their meat. All these are some of the hidden cruelty and crime against animals in the world which many are not aware of it and do not want to know. But with social media , more and more got to know about it and are trying to end all these animals cruelty. The Indian officials are cracking down and trying to stop the transportation of animals for this festivals. It is good that the number of animals slaughtered during the Gadhimai festival has dropped sharply over the years. The Yulin Dog Meat Festival, which happens every year is a gruesome display of the dog meat trade. Chinese officials are doing their best and discouraging people from eating dog meat which is harmful in long term. Recent years there has been a drop in the consumption of dog meat in the China. Many people are aware of the abuses and torture of those poor dogs before been kill as meat. Looking at those pictures in the articles, tells a thousand words of all the suffering of these animals in the moment before death.
    Thank you Rinpoche and Shakila Rajendra for this sharing raising awareness of animals been abuse , torture and so forth.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/animals-vegetarianism/crimes-against-animals-the-world-doesnt-want-you-to-know-about.html
  • S.Prathap
    Thursday, Jan 16. 2020 03:54 PM
    This is what i like about being Malaysia expose with different religion yet there live harmony in society. It is awesome to read about this former Malaysian lady with a big heart and took actions to feed many .
    She understand the pain and sufferings of the people especially students had gone through without food. She was brought up in away she saw how her parents had the unprivileged and she is following their foot steps. Thank you very much for this touching article.

    https://bit.ly/2Ri4suG
  • Samfoonheei
    Wednesday, Jan 15. 2020 08:35 PM
    For centuries, humans have been gazed at galaxies and peered deep inside atoms for more answers to the space. No one knows for sure what it is up there. Scientist, astronomers and so forth are busy scanning the skies for more discoveries and seeking answers to the mysteries of space. World scientists are doing experiments in an effort to gain insight of it. After years of exploration , they are still looking for more discoveries. Interesting discoveries……..of the dark energy, eagle nebula , galaxy , UFO and more of what is existing beyond our imagination.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/science-mysteries/top10-space-mysteries.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Wednesday, Jan 15. 2020 08:33 PM
    Peter Byrne is an absolute legend , been an icon, in search for Bigfoot, yeti and Sasquatch or abominable snowmen of the Himalaya. He was a real icon questing for the truth about the Yeti or snowmen. Since his much younger years , he was fascinated in the unknown and the mysterious that turned hunting as a hobby. In one of his hunting trip , he came across a tiger suffering that changed his whole life. From that time he stopped the cruel act of killing animals , ending his 16 years of hunting and founded a non-profit organization called the International Wildlife Conservation Society. He has lived a long and dedicated life in the conservations of animals and in the pursuit of searching for Sasquatch, Yeti and so forth. For decades, he search for Bigfoot, Yeti in the Himalayan has become more of a hobby for him. He has written multiple books on Bigfoot and other aspects of his life.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this interesting post and sharing of those videos.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/science-mysteries/7-parts.html
  • S.Prathap
    Wednesday, Jan 15. 2020 04:45 PM
    This Medicine Buddha Healing Fountain was built in such away that it will deliver healing waters which were energized with natural crystals blessed by High Lamas. Those natural crystals were imbued with the healing energies of Medicine Buddha and Dorje Shugden.
    With the new healing fountain, visitors can bring home the holy healing energy in a bottle. Thank you very much Rinpoche and Kechara for making this Medicine Buddha Healing Fountain available for everyone.

    https://bit.ly/35WE0Mi
  • S.Prathap
    Tuesday, Jan 14. 2020 04:27 PM
    This article really inspired me, every year we live is formative year for us as it affects our future life, so we should really let go those bad influence from our parents. What Rinpoche wrote is so true, most of us are either positive or negative after getting influenced by our parents.

    Dharma will make us face ourselves, acknowledge our weak and negative aspects of character and will then guide us to move forward in a positively transformative direction.Thank you very much for sharing this good article with us.

    https://bit.ly/3a28XCh
  • Samfoonheei
    Tuesday, Jan 14. 2020 03:37 PM
    Ratsag Monastery is a popular pilgrimage site located in the Yab Valley in Tolung near to Lhasa, Tibet. Its a beautiful place located with interesting history behind it. It’s the statue of Vajra Yogini that attracted many pilgrims there. This monastery been built to purify the heavy negative karma associated with Ra Lotsawa Dorje Drakpa (1016-1128 CE) by the locals who is well known for introducing the Vajrabhairava-Yamantaka Tantras to Tibet.
    Interesting read of Vajra Yogini scared statues and about the history of the monastery. May the original statue of Vajra Yogini will be returned to Ratsag Monastery one day.
    I did made a trip last May with friends and saw those beautiful scared statues at the monastery. Merely by looking at it is a blessing.
    Thank you Pastor David for this interesting post with the history of the Sacred Vajrayogini Statue been explained.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/the-sacred-vajrayogini-of-ratsag-monastery.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Tuesday, Jan 14. 2020 03:34 PM
    Shailendra Dynasty was the name of an influential Indonesian dynasty that emerged in 8th-century Java. Shailendras were active influencer of Mahayana Buddhism whose reign signified a cultural renaissance in the region. The glorious Buddhist monuments was then built across the fertile volcanic plain named as Kedu Plain .
    The most incredible of them all was the massive stupa of Borobudur which is a very popular pilgrimage site for locals, tourist and Buddhist practitioners. It is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wow ….incredible it took more than 50 years to complete this architectural monument . Read and heard about this amazing monuments and all the beautiful stone inscriptions there. I have not been there before but wish to in the near future. Interesting read of all about this historical information on the Shailendra Dynasty.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/art-architecture/the-shailendra-dynasty-progenitor-of-mahayana-buddhism-in-indonesia.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jan 13. 2020 02:13 PM
    Gunung Jerai considered a important part in the history of Kedah and it was a focal trading point for merchants century ago. Like all other mountains, Gunung Jerai has its fair share of history and fascinating tales. Wow……Interesting relics uncovered in the area provide evidence of a Hindu-Buddhist civilization dating back to the fourth century A. D. The mountain is an isolated sandstone peak in a relatively flat landscape. There are also many legends and folklore surrounding Gunung Jerai, making this mountain all the more interesting for ghost hunters, trekkers, historians , archaeologist to explore. The Bujang Valley is once the site of the Srivijaya Empire, an ancient Malay kingdom is the richest archaeological area in Malaysia. Ancient ruins and numerous artefacts from a lost Hindu-Buddhist civilization have been discovered. Artifacts such as porcelain, stoneware, clay, pottery, and so forth been unearthed . Wow…. More than 50 ancient Hindu or Buddhist temples, called candi, have also been unearthed as well. It has proven the spirituality of the place by the Hindu-Buddhist civilization centuries ago.. Incredible discoveries the ruins of these candi and other archaeological discoveries unearthed ruins at the site believed to be of more than 2,000 years.
    I have not been to the Archaeological Museum before but wish to see for myself. Interesting read …….Guung Jerai and Bujang Valley is a stunning place of historic, geological, zoological interests to visit.
    Thank you for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/art-architecture/the-historic-and-holy-site-of-gunung-jerai-and-bujang-valley.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jan 13. 2020 02:12 PM
    First time coming across this word Kappa a water demon in Japan. The Kappa is also called by many other names by different folks. The kappa is said to be roughly humanoid in form inhabiting in the ponds and rivers of Japan. It is typically greenish in colour , some say its yellow-blue. Looks either scaly or slimy skinned, with webbed hands and feet, and a turtle-like carapace on its back. It has a scary nature and are extremely cunning as what the local describe it. In ancient Japanese folklore, the Kappa is a water demon a creature that is as mysterious as it is terrifying. This strange creature is thought to hold magical powers that can be used for both good and evil. Though many still refuse to believe in the existence yet there are still many sightings in the countryside of Japan as to this days.
    Looking at the images of Kappa mummy at Zuiryūji Temple, Osaka and Kappa mummy at the National Museum of Ethnology, Leiden ,Netherlands has indeed proof that Kappas do exist after all centuries ago. Interesting read of all the mysterious creatures which I have not heard before.
    Thank you for this interesting sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/kappa-the-japanese-water-demon
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jan 13. 2020 02:10 PM
    Rinpoche loved all animals nor matter what species, animals they are. Rinpoche was a huge animal lover and would rescue any of the animals from a smallest to much bigger ones. Rinpoche ‘s love to them is un measurable , boring equal love to all of them. Because of Rinpoche ‘s love for animals Rinpoche had built the Dream Manjushri fish pond and aviary at Kechara Forest Retreat. Rinpoche had a soft spot for dogs and will help any of them along the way he met. Jersey and Tara are the fortunate dogs that been taking care by Rinpoche.
    A dog is definitely a man best friend and they are such agreeable friends.
    Thank you Pastor Jean Ai for this wonderful sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/growing-up-with-rinpoche-rinpoche-jersey-and-tara

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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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On behalf of our Puja House team, Pastor Tat Ming receives food and drinks from Rinpoche. Rinpoche wanted to make sure the hardworking Puja House team are always taken care of.
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By the time I heard about Luang Phor Thong, he was already very old, in his late 80s. When I heard about him, I immediately wanted to go and pay my respects to him. - http://bit.ly/LuangPhorThong
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Kechara Forest Retreat is preparing for the upcoming Chinese New Year celebrations. This is our holy Vajra Yogini stupa which is now surrounded by beautiful lanterns organised by our students.
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One of the most recent harvests from our Kechara Forest Retreat land. It was grown free of chemicals and pesticides, wonderful!
Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
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Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
Second picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
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Second picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
First picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
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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
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Very powerful story! Tibetan Resistance group Chushi Gangdruk reveals how Dalai Lama escaped in 1959- https://bit.ly/2S9VMGX
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At Kechara Forest Retreat land we have nice fresh spinach growing free of chemicals and pesticides. Yes!
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See beautiful pictures of Manjushri Guest House here- https://bit.ly/2WGo0ti
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Beginner’s Introduction to Dorje Shugden~Very good overview https://bit.ly/2QQNfYv
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Fresh eggplants grown on Kechara Forest Retreat's land here in Malaysia
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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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Mahapajapati Gotami – the first Buddhist nun ordained by Lord Buddha- https://bit.ly/2IjD8ru
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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.
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Another nun disciple of Lord Buddha's. She had achieved great spiritual abilities and high attainments. She would be a proper object of refuge. This image of the eminent bhikkhuni (nun) disciple of the Buddha, Uppalavanna Theri.
Wandering Ascetic Painting by Nirdesha Munasinghe
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Wandering Ascetic Painting by Nirdesha Munasinghe
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High Sri Lankan monks visit Kechara to bless our land, temple, Buddha and Dorje Shugden images. They were very kind-see pictures- https://bit.ly/2HQie2M
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First Sri Lankan Buddhist temple opened in Dubai!!!
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This is pretty amazing! First Sri Lankan Buddhist temple opened in Dubai!!!
My Dharma boy (left) and Oser girl loves to laze around on the veranda in the mornings. They enjoy all the trees, grass and relaxing under the hot sun. Sunbathing is a favorite daily activity. I care about these two doggies of mine very much and I enjoy seeing them happy. They are with me always. Tsem Rinpoche

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My Dharma boy (left) and Oser girl loves to laze around on the veranda in the mornings. They enjoy all the trees, grass and relaxing under the hot sun. Sunbathing is a favorite daily activity. I care about these two doggies of mine very much and I enjoy seeing them happy. They are with me always. Tsem Rinpoche Always be kind to animals and eat vegetarian- https://bit.ly/2Psp8h2
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After you left me Mumu, I was alone. I have no family or kin. You were my family. I can't stop thinking of you and I can't forget you. My bond and connection with you is so strong. I wish you were by my side. Tsem Rinpoche
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Part 2-Beautiful billboard in Malaysia of a powerful Tibetan hero whose life serves as a great inspiration- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
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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Beautiful pictures of the huge Buddha in Longkou Nanshan- https://bit.ly/2LsBxVb
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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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DON'T MISS THIS!~How brave Bonnie survived by living with a herd of deer~ https://bit.ly/2Lre2eY
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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.
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Beautiful picture. Rare. Three holy beings.
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    They do this every day!
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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
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    9 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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    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
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    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.
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    Beautiful
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    My little monster cute babies Dharma and Oser. Take a look and get a cute attack for the day! Tsem Rinpoche
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    10 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
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    Cruelty of some people have no limits and it’s heartbreaking. Being kind cost nothing. Tsem Rinpoche
  • SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    1 years ago
    SUPER ADORABLE and must see
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    Cute!
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    Uncle Wong
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    Tsem Rinpoche’s Schnauzer Dharma boy fights Robot sphere from Arkonide!
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    Cute baby owl found and rescued
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    Nice cups from Kechara!!
    Dorje Shugden people's lives matter!
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    Enjoy a peaceful morning at Kechara Forest Retreat
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    This topic is so hot in many circles right now.
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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...
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    This 59-year-old chimpanzee was refusing food and ready to die until...
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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.
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    Dorje Shugden Monastery Amarbayasgalant Mongolia's Ancient Hidden Gem
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    Don't you love Hamburgers? See how 'delicious' it is here!
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    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.
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    What the meat industry figured out is that you don't need healthy animals to make a profit.
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  • This video went viral and it's a must watch!!
    2 yearss ago
    This video went viral and it's a must watch!!
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    SEE HOW THIS ANIMAL SERIAL KILLER HAS NO ISSUE BLUDGEONING THIS DEFENSELESS BEING.
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