Living Off-The-Grid in Lenggong Valley, Malaysia

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Dear friends around the world,

In recent years, it is common to hear stories of people or families who choose to live off-the-grid with limited modern facilities, especially in Western countries. These people adopt this unique lifestyle for various reasons. Some of them do so to maintain their financial freedom, while others opt to be closer to nature. Some are tired of the unhealthy lifestyle of urban living and many other reasons that vary.

While this lifestyle is more common in the West, it is very rare to encounter such a lifestyle in Asia, let alone Malaysia. Therefore, it is a pleasant surprise to read about a family who renounced the urban lifestyle and opted to live off-the-grid on a farm in the state of Perak, Malaysia. I was very happy to see this as it takes one person or family to start this and then others will follow. I really do hope many will follow this lifestyle in Malaysia.

After years of working as a structural engineer in a stressful corporate environment in the capital city, Kuala Lumpur, Ladia Kuta found his peace on a farm in Lenggong Valley, Perak. Several years later, he met his wife, Amy Tan, a like-minded lady who shares and supports his vision. Although “deprived” of many modern conveniences, the family enjoys and experiences the benefits of living close to nature. Here is their interesting story to share with you.

There is an incredible couple in Indonesia doing similar work on a much bigger scale by creating an eco-awareness school to educate our young people. This school is revolutionary in which it will help literally save our planet as well as our minds and please have a look.

I wanted to share this story to bring awareness to the pioneering spirit of this family and in the process bring awareness to this type of living which might eventually be the source of our individual sanity as well as the method to save our planet. I am hoping the courses they will give will grow and become something that spreads this type of lifestyle in Malaysia. I do thank Susan Tam and Coconuts  KL for bringing this wonderful story to our Malaysian public. It is something I have been looking for. I do send this family my good wishes and good energy for success.

Sincerely, Tsem Rinpoche

 

Off-The-Grid: A Family Lives off a Farm in Lenggong and You Can Join Them

By Susan Tam | May 19, 2016

Lenggong Valley is well-known for its archaeological history, like the all-important Perak Man. But there is one other attraction: Permaculture Perak, a farmstay hidden in the lush jungle that offers a unique perspective of off-the-grid living.

Two-year-old Yanka Ladia perks up when she looks up to the sky, pointing out to her mum, Amy Tan that she’s heard an eagle.

The bright-eyed daughter of Tan and Ladia Kuta live on their farm in Lenggong, and has had a rather unique upbringing in this off-the-grid farmstay.

“It has given them (Yanka and her younger brother, Tadeus, one) a sense of great freedom, to explore and to have a very rich environment to stimulate their senses as well,” Tan told us after our visit to their rural home in Lenggong.

“Being in nature is like being in the best classroom, and there is no other better classroom that I can think of,” Tan said.

Tan was the founder and director of Zentrum, a somatic-based healing centre in Kuala Lumpur where she worked as a movement therapist and educator. Tan had been teaching and educating people afflicted with illnesses and injuries since 2004.

Since moving to Lenggong, the 36-year-old Pilates instructor has sold off her business in order to focus more on educating children and enriching others in the same environment Yanka and Tadeus are growing up in.

Amy Tan working on the farm. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Amy Tan working on the farm. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Kuta and Tan have plans to run an informal school — or a series of courses — for not only children, but adults too.

“These programmes will be based on nature and its elements as well as practices that promote sustainable living.”

Tan feels that getting children comfortable in a natural environment, such as the jungle, is a “vitamin” to counter the lack of nature and outdoor stimulation that children have somewhat lost in the city.

Coconuts KL discovered that Kuta and Tan’s farm resemble the romantic narratives that we often hear or read of; how urbanites yearn for a stress-free and meaningful retreat and seek such spaces as a getaway from the smoky city and demanding environments of urban living.

An open plan kitchen where hosts and visitors help in preparing daily meals. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

An open plan kitchen where hosts and visitors help in preparing daily meals. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

A closer look at the wading pool. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

A closer look at the wading pool. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Ladia Kuta and his daughter Yanka cutting tempe for dinner. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Ladia Kuta and his daughter Yanka cutting tempe for dinner. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

But they warn, as they did on their website, that facilities at Permaculture Perak are pretty basic — without the usual comforts of city life — so as to allow visitors the chance to appreciate earth’s resources.

The farm is located on land that used to be a tea plantation, and they use the existing warehouses to host larger groups — professionals or college students — keen on learning about farm life and living closer to nature.

In a separate building, there are five rooms for guests who come as couples, friends or for families with young children. Kuta and Tan’s house is located just next to the guesthouse. Amidst the farm, there is a small wading pool in which guests and hosts can enjoy a dip on a sunny day.

All meals are provided at the farmstay, and guests and hosts can prepare these meals together. This usually involves making omelettes and bread, depending on the dietary requirements of the visitors.

They also offer tours of the land, where they house chickens and cows, getting a daily supply of eggs. Cows offer them a consistent supply of fertiliser to enrich the soil on the farm. This tour is part of a farmstay feature, which can be booked in advanced.

They grow their own vegetables and have a wide range of herbs, lime, tomatoes, nutmeg and eucalyptus, winter melon and turmeric – the blue and white kinds included.

“Growing our own food is a matter of prestige. Take care of yourself, so you can take care of others, I say,” 44-year-old Kuta explained. They make nutmeg candy, along with a refreshing nutmeg juice.

Nutmeg candy by Kuta and Amy. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Nutmeg candy by Kuta and Amy. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Banana and nutmeg jam made by Amy Tan. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Banana and nutmeg jam made by Amy Tan. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Ladia explains how a beehive works, while his daughter Yanka, observes. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Ladia explains how a beehive works, while his daughter Yanka, observes. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Guests can choose any of the five rooms at the farmstay. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Guests can choose any of the five rooms at the farmstay. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

They also prepare homes for bees in order to harvest fresh honey.

The former structural engineer retreated to the countryside after spending years working in corporate Kuala Lumpur.

His past job involved scaling buildings to check on safety aspects for the infrastructure industry. But he longed for something more meaningful.

Kuta is from a town called Pilsen in the Czech Republic. He saw an opportunity to practice farm-styled living in Lenggong in 2008. He met Tan a few years later when she was a guest at the farmstay.

Eggs being incubated. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Eggs being incubated. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Families or couples can stay at the farm. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Families or couples can stay at the farm. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Ladia Kuta picking turmeric along the drive up to their farm. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Ladia Kuta picking turmeric along the drive up to their farm. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

The couple is currently leasing the land from the Perak state government, and they are in the midst of sorting out their permanent status to reside and use the land.

“Living off-the-grid is enjoyable but it has its challenges. The farmstay that we run, helps provide us some income, “ he adds.

The farm is located about 7 km from Lenggong town in UNESCO heritage site Lenggong Valley, but it is far from being connected to the usual utilities that we may be used to.

Kuta built his own solar system to supply a low voltage of 24W of electricity to the house. This supply is used only to power lights at night, a refrigerator and charge phones but this homemade power source teaches the family to use this resource more efficiently.

Permaculture Perak source their water from the mountain. All waste is recycled, reused and kitchen waste is made into a compost that will go into fertilising the vegetables.

Lenggong town. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Lenggong town. Photo: Susan Tam/Coconuts KL

Visitors can get to Lenggong by car, and will be picked up by the couple in their 4WD to be able to travel on the mountainous road and tackle the jungle setting.

The family’s relationship with nature is indeed a unique one as Tan summarises their lifestyle by stating that being on this farm had shown the family that it was possible to live well with very little and in simplicity.

“I would not have done anything differently since living here, because it would take the learning experience away and the experience of living (like this ) is very rich.”

The above information and pictures are extracted from: Coconuts KL (2016, May 19). Retrieved from: https://coconuts.co/kl/features/off-grid-nature-family-farm-retreat-lenggong-just/

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  1. Tsa Tsa Ong on Jul 15, 2019 at 2:10 pm

    It’s really rare to encounter such a living off-the-grid lifestyle in Malaysia. Interesting there is a family that lives off a farm in Lenggong, Malaysia. First time coming across this news. A loving couple Ladia Kuta from the Czech Republic and his wife, Amy Tan found a place away from city life call home to them . Would love to visit them if i have the chance one day. 😍🌻🐇🌵🌳🍄🌞🐿Thank you Rinpoche and the blog team to for sharing with us the story of this couple who chose to live in the forest of Lenggong Perak, Malaysia.👍👏🙏😎

  2. sarassitham on Apr 15, 2019 at 6:17 pm

    This article is an attempt to understand what motivates people to choose adventure. A fantastic exploring of the couples Ladia Kunta and Amy Tan was absolutely amazing. This living off the grid in Lenggong Valley, in Ipoh Perak would be a place for those who a seeking to escape from their busy and hectic life style. Being well found that, Lenggong Valley is well-known for its archaeological history.

    It is the site of the oldest known place of human activity in the Peninsula. Today it is still a rural area, with small kampongs surrounded by green vegetation and limestone hills. Another hidden in the lush jungle and has an attractions of Permaculture Perak, a farmstay is exclusive and very unique. The founder had converted and carried the abandoned tea plantation into home and shelter.

    Interestingly, they build their own solar system supply for electricity usage and a pure spring water is supplied from the mountain nearby. Their main source of income are from the rich fertilized soil where they are their own vegetable gardening and farm animals. What I discovered here is, sometimes adventures give us a fresh and a different perspective to look at things.

  3. Samfoonheei on Apr 11, 2019 at 12:59 pm

    Wow its really rare to encounter such a living off-the-grid lifestyle in Malaysia. Interesting there is a family that lives off a farm in Lenggong, Malaysia. First time coming across this news. A loving couple Ladia Kuta from the Czech Republic and his wife, Amy Tan found a place away from city life call home to them . Where they started off from zero to a place of nature environment, living with very little and in simplicity. Having a farm ,growing vegetables, have a wide range of herbs, lime, tomatoes, nutmeg and so forth for their daily use. Such a wonderful idea, they house chickens and cows as well. On top of that they have a permaculture farm stay in the lush jungle offering those adventurous people and nature-loving families to experience their off grid living.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this interesting sharing.

  4. Chris on Apr 11, 2019 at 7:45 am

    Thank you, Rinpoche and the blog team to for sharing with us the story of this couple who chose to live in the forest of Lenggong Perak, Malaysia. They were living in the city and decided to switch their lifestyle because they wanted a more simple life that is closer to nature. Hence, they went to this small town in Perak and set up their little paradise there.

    Many people are going for an off-the-grid living nowadays. This way of life has been getting more popular over the years, and many people shared their journey of transformation and also their current progress online. The common goal that I can see from these people to engage this type of lifestyle is to relieve themselves of the stress they get from city life and also to have a healthier lifestyle.

    Many of them talked about the negative impact of living in the city on our lives and how it can ruin our lives without us knowing. Who knows that in this age of materialism where everyone is driven to gain instead of losing, more people choose to lose their material things to attain peace in their lives.

    jungle-life

  5. Julia Tan on Apr 11, 2019 at 12:33 am

    Many people moved to stay in the City to find a better job and better education for children. In the City we can also find hospitals every where and they kept expanding due to our demand. So i think it’s time to think, what are we actually chasing after? We seems extremely busy and successful but deep down inside we are so so poor in spirituality, family love, true friends and health. We seems to forgot how to live.

    Ladia and Amy have found what they truly want for their lives. They also want their children to have the privilege to live in the nature and let them learn from the nature, which is amazing. I think their programs and classes are interesting, exciting and got so much to learn! Instead of spending lots of money going for those overseas vacation, which you ended up even more stress, why not visit Ladia and Amy? I am sure we will find lots of surprise there.

    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing.

  6. K Chan on Apr 10, 2019 at 2:30 pm

    Dear Rinpoche,

    Thank you for letting us know about Ladia and Amy. Their story and the way they live is truly inspirational.

    Listed below is some information about Permaculture Perak, Ladia and Amy’s farm, that may be of interest.

    Their farm is located in the Lenggong Valley in Northern Perak.

    Lenggong Valley is Malaysia’s fourth Unesco Heritage Site, an archaeological heritage site with several important caves where important prehistoric artefacts were found including the mysterious Perak Man, Southeast Asia’s oldest, most complete human skeleton.

    • K Chan on Apr 10, 2019 at 2:31 pm

      WHERE

      Lenggong Valley is in the north of Perak state, 2 hours by car from Penang.

      From Bentong, by car, the journey to Lenggong town is 331 km, and about 4 hours drive.

      To get to their farm, visitors park their cars in Lenggong Rest House, a council owned motel just outside Lenggong town and the couple will come pick us in their 4WD.

      The farm is slightly over half a kilometer away from Lenggong Rest House, less than 5 mins by car.

      Bentong to Lenggong

      Lenggong Rest House to Permaculture Perak

    • K Chan on Apr 10, 2019 at 2:37 pm

      ECO SUSTAINABLE MUSIC FESTIVAL

      Eco-sustainable Music Festival is fully solar powered!

      Come for a 3D/2N off-grid experience in the jungles of Bintang Hijau Forest Reserve, camp-out, enjoy nightly live music featuring Indonesian bamboo musician, Rizal & The Rasendriya live reggae music, Balok People and indie band, Endee & Co!

      Not to be missed epic river baths, outdoor BBQ under the stars, drumming and sustainable living workshops.

      Price for 3D/2N including all meals, transport to/from Lenggong town to the farm and activities :

      Adults : RM330 / Children : RM180 (4 years and above)

      Plus 10% discounts for families and/or early booking before 15 September.

      *This is a camping event so you will bring your own tents and sleeping bags. Our campsite is on the first floor of a roofed building with open windows.

      Eco Sustainable Music Festival

    • K Chan on Apr 10, 2019 at 2:39 pm

      ACTIVITIES

      The couple run a

      JUNGLE FARMSTAY EXPERIENCE

      RM225 (ADULTS) RM165 (CHILDREN 3-12 YEARS OLD) per night, per person

      includes comfortable kampung-style private double rooms, daily wholesome meals and a variety of activities listed below:
      • jungle + waterfall excursions,
      • hands-on learning about medicinal & wild herbs
      • starting your own organic garden
      • mushroom foraging
      • designing your own solar power system
      • learning to make our famous no-oven bread
      • and more depending on your interests
      • exploring local Lenggong archaelogical caves and waterfall

      Jungle Framstay Experience

    • K Chan on Apr 10, 2019 at 2:40 pm

      They also have a

      SUSTAINABLE LIVING APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

      The cost of this program is RM900 per week including all meals, accommodation in a private tent within covered building, access to our library and video resources, surrounded by jungle streams and pristine rainforests.

      Designed to be an experiential learning program with hands-on introduction into the skills and elements that will empower you to take charge of your sustainable way of life.

      You will get your hands dirty and learn about :

      • how to grow your own organic food
      • seed-saving, propagation and growing
      • how to create your own food garden
      • methods of composting for soil fertility
      • designing water supply system
      • designing solar power system
      • introduction to growing mushrooms and tropical mycology
      • tropical and medicinal herbs
      • incorporating animals into your homestead / farm

      A typical day will involve morning and afternoon work / learning sessions plus some time to read, watch related educational videos and relax on the hammock.

      Their recommended duration of stay is minimum of one week, and ideally two weeks for deeper immersion and learning.

      Sustainable Living Apprenticeship

    • K Chan on Apr 10, 2019 at 2:41 pm

      Other activities, they have are:

      NATURE SCHOOL FOR KIDS

      Our 4 days, 3 nights nature school weekend is designed for parents and children to just be in nature and nothing else! Little but meaningful adventures bring the best learning experiences and memories.

      There will be half day activities in the mornings, jungle trekking, exploring streams, gardening, making your own herbal medicines, batik art painting and feeding the farm animals.

      Afternoons and evenings are unstructured free play time – the most missed experience in our urban lifes now. This is when sticks, stones and anything available become a game for children.

      Not forgetting bonfires and bbq under the stars!

      ACCOMMODATION. You will be camping so bring your own tents and sleeping bags. Camping area is covered on the first floor with jungle breeze and views.

      MEALS. All meals are included. Dinner is a communal activity daily so everyone will participate in cooking together!

      PRICES : Adults RM645 , Children RM540 (3-12 Years old)
      (4D/3N accommodation including meals, transport from Lenggong town and all activities)

      Nature School For Kids

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    Thank you, Martin for sharing these incredible accurate explanations of how Rinpoche help each and every single sentient being that he came across. Rinpoche was indeed a bodhisattva with a thousand arms that had the ability to do many things at once and yet precise. Rinpoche also have the ability to handle so many different kinds of neurosis in his students and dissect them down to the core of the problem and then heal it. There is no one in the world that I have met that can do and willing to do such a thing. May Rinpoche take a swift rebirth and come back to us.

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  • Sofi
    Monday, Dec 9. 2019 05:48 PM
    Padmasambhava

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    Learn more about Kawang: A Dorje Shugden Confessional Practice at http://bit.ly/2E05llj

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The Known and unknown are both feared,
Known is being comfortable and stagnant,
The unknown may be growth and opportunities,
One shall never know if one fears the unknown more than the known.
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Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
Height: 33ft (10m)
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Third picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
Second picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
Height: 33ft (10m)
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Second picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
First picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal.
Height: 33ft (10m)
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First picture-Standing Manjushri Statue at Chowar, Kirtipur, Nepal. Height: 33ft (10m)
The first title published by Kechara Comics is Karuna Finds A Way. It tells the tale of high-school sweethearts Karuna and Adam who had what some would call the dream life. Everything was going great for them until one day when reality came knocking on their door. Caught in a surprise swindle, this loving family who never harmed anyone found themselves out of luck and down on their fortune. Determined to save her family, Karuna goes all out to find a solution. See what she does- https://bit.ly/2LSKuWo
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The first title published by Kechara Comics is Karuna Finds A Way. It tells the tale of high-school sweethearts Karuna and Adam who had what some would call the dream life. Everything was going great for them until one day when reality came knocking on their door. Caught in a surprise swindle, this loving family who never harmed anyone found themselves out of luck and down on their fortune. Determined to save her family, Karuna goes all out to find a solution. See what she does- https://bit.ly/2LSKuWo
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At Kechara Forest Retreat land we have nice fresh spinach growing free of chemicals and pesticides. Yes!
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At Kechara Forest Retreat land we have nice fresh spinach growing free of chemicals and pesticides. Yes!
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See beautiful pictures of Manjushri Guest House here- https://bit.ly/2WGo0ti
Beginner’s Introduction to Dorje Shugden~Very good overview https://bit.ly/2QQNfYv
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Beginner’s Introduction to Dorje Shugden~Very good overview https://bit.ly/2QQNfYv
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Mahapajapati Gotami – 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.
Another nun disciple of Lord Buddha\'s. She had achieved great spiritual abilities and high attainments. She would be a proper object of refuge. This image of the eminent bhikkhuni (nun) disciple of the Buddha, Uppalavanna Theri.
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Another nun disciple of Lord Buddha's. She had achieved great spiritual abilities and high attainments. She would be a proper object of refuge. This image of the eminent bhikkhuni (nun) disciple of the Buddha, Uppalavanna Theri.
Wandering Ascetic Painting by Nirdesha Munasinghe
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Wandering Ascetic Painting by Nirdesha Munasinghe
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High Sri Lankan monks visit Kechara to bless our land, temple, Buddha and Dorje Shugden images. They were very kind-see pictures- https://bit.ly/2HQie2M
This is pretty amazing!

First Sri Lankan Buddhist temple opened in Dubai!!!
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This is pretty amazing! First Sri Lankan Buddhist temple opened in Dubai!!!
My Dharma boy (left) and Oser girl loves to laze around on the veranda in the mornings. They enjoy all the trees, grass and relaxing under the hot sun. Sunbathing is a favorite daily activity. I care about these two doggies of mine very much and I enjoy seeing them happy. They are with me always. Tsem Rinpoche

Always be kind to animals and eat vegetarian- https://bit.ly/2Psp8h2
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My Dharma boy (left) and Oser girl loves to laze around on the veranda in the mornings. They enjoy all the trees, grass and relaxing under the hot sun. Sunbathing is a favorite daily activity. I care about these two doggies of mine very much and I enjoy seeing them happy. They are with me always. Tsem Rinpoche Always be kind to animals and eat vegetarian- https://bit.ly/2Psp8h2
After you left me Mumu, I was alone. I have no family or kin. You were my family. I can\'t stop thinking of you and I can\'t forget you. My bond and connection with you is so strong. I wish you were by my side. Tsem Rinpoche
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After you left me Mumu, I was alone. I have no family or kin. You were my family. I can't stop thinking of you and I can't forget you. My bond and connection with you is so strong. I wish you were by my side. Tsem Rinpoche
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Part 1-Beautiful billboard in Malaysia of a powerful Tibetan hero whose life serves as a great inspiration- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
The great Protector Manjushri Dorje Shugden depicted in the beautiful Mongolian style. To download a high resolution file: https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
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The great Protector Manjushri Dorje Shugden depicted in the beautiful Mongolian style. To download a high resolution file: https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
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The Mystical land of Shambhala is finally ready for everyone to feast their eyes and be blessed. A beautiful post with information, art work, history, spirituality and a beautiful book composed by His Holiness the 6th Panchen Rinpoche. ~ https://bit.ly/309MHBi
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Global Superpower China Will Cut Meat Consumption by 50%! Very interesting, find out more- https://bit.ly/2V1sJFh
You can download this beautiful Egyptian style Dorje Shugden Free- https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
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You can download this beautiful Egyptian style Dorje Shugden Free- https://bit.ly/2Nt3FHz
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Beautiful high file for print of Lord Manjushri. May you be blessed- https://bit.ly/2V8mwZe
Mongolian (Oymiakon) Shaman in Siberia, Russia. That is his real outfit he wears. Very unique. TR
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Mongolian (Oymiakon) Shaman in Siberia, Russia. That is his real outfit he wears. Very unique. TR
Find one of the most beautiful temples in the world in Nara, Japan. It is the 1,267 year old Todai-ji temple that houses a 15 meter Buddha Vairocana statue who is a cosmic and timeless Buddha. Emperor Shomu who sponsored this beautiful temple eventually abdicated and ordained as a Buddhist monk. Very interesting history and story. One of the places everyone should visit- https://bit.ly/2VgsHhK
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Find one of the most beautiful temples in the world in Nara, Japan. It is the 1,267 year old Todai-ji temple that houses a 15 meter Buddha Vairocana statue who is a cosmic and timeless Buddha. Emperor Shomu who sponsored this beautiful temple eventually abdicated and ordained as a Buddhist monk. Very interesting history and story. One of the places everyone should visit- https://bit.ly/2VgsHhK
Manjusri Kumara (bodhisattva of wisdom), India, Pala dynesty, 9th century, stone, Honolulu Academy of Arts
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Manjusri Kumara (bodhisattva of wisdom), India, Pala dynesty, 9th century, stone, Honolulu Academy of Arts
Silver Manjusri figure from Ngemplak Semongan (Indonesia). Apparently during the Shailendra Dynasty, Mahayana Buddhism was very strong in Indonesia. This Dynasty promoted Mahayana Buddhism and Manjushri was a principal Buddha of worship.
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Silver Manjusri figure from Ngemplak Semongan (Indonesia). Apparently during the Shailendra Dynasty, Mahayana Buddhism was very strong in Indonesia. This Dynasty promoted Mahayana Buddhism and Manjushri was a principal Buddha of worship.
In Buddhism: The Importance of Having a Clean Room- https://bit.ly/2ZgrbKS
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In Buddhism: The Importance of Having a Clean Room- https://bit.ly/2ZgrbKS
There is an area near Lumbini, Nepal, they have sightings of Yeti for hundreds of years. So they have signages in the area with Yeti artwork to highlight this. Interesting. TR
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There is an area near Lumbini, Nepal, they have sightings of Yeti for hundreds of years. So they have signages in the area with Yeti artwork to highlight this. Interesting. TR
Photos of footprints (Yeti) are from a high altitude pass (Darwa Pass) connecting Gangotri valley to Yamunotri valley through old pilgrim route.
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Photos of footprints (Yeti) are from a high altitude pass (Darwa Pass) connecting Gangotri valley to Yamunotri valley through old pilgrim route.
Beautiful picture. Rare. Three holy beings.
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Beautiful picture. Rare. Three holy beings.
May 1, 2019-I really enjoy this picture of these visitors visiting Dorje Shugden\'s grotto in Kechara Forest Retreat today. They look happy, light and blessed after doing their prayers to Dorje Shugden. I wanted to share this picture.- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
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May 1, 2019-I really enjoy this picture of these visitors visiting Dorje Shugden's grotto in Kechara Forest Retreat today. They look happy, light and blessed after doing their prayers to Dorje Shugden. I wanted to share this picture.- https://bit.ly/2UltNE4
A postcard of my great grand aunt Princess Nirgidma of Torghut-Tsem Rinpoche
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A postcard of my great grand aunt Princess Nirgidma of Torghut-Tsem Rinpoche
Rei Kawakubo – Grand Dame of ‘Hiroshima Chic’- https://bit.ly/2Vz4N06
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Rei Kawakubo – Grand Dame of ‘Hiroshima Chic’- https://bit.ly/2Vz4N06
Just now, this beautiful grape and orange infused water drink with a blue glass was brought in for me. I was amazed at the colors. Tsem Rinpoche
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Just now, this beautiful grape and orange infused water drink with a blue glass was brought in for me. I was amazed at the colors. Tsem Rinpoche
We have to look in and change from within to find the way out of all that makes us unhappy.~Tsem Rinpoche 

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We have to look in and change from within to find the way out of all that makes us unhappy.~Tsem Rinpoche http://www.tsemrinpoche.com
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    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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    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
    11 months ago
    SUPER ADORABLE and must see
    Tsem Rinpoche's dog Oser girl enjoying her snack in her play pen.
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    11 months ago
    Cute!
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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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    His Holiness Kyabje Trijang Rinpoche makes offering of khata to Dorje Shugden.
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    This topic is so hot in many circles right now.
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    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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    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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    Don't you love Hamburgers? See how 'delicious' it is here!
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    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!!
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    SEE HOW THIS ANIMAL SERIAL KILLER HAS NO ISSUE BLUDGEONING THIS DEFENSELESS BEING.
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