Finding Bigfoot

By | Apr 30, 2016 | Views: 995

Hello everyone, it’s me again. Ever since young, I have always been very interested in paranormal subjects especially spirits, Loch Ness Monster, fairies and of course, the last but not least, Bigfoot. I find this book very informative and I highly recommend fellow Bigfoot enthusiasts to read this book.

 

Short Introduction of Bigfoot

Bigfoot (also known as Sasquatch) is the name given to a mythological simian, ape or hominid-like creature that is said to inhabit forests, mainly in the Pacific Northwest. Scientists discount the existence of Bigfoot and consider it to be a combination of folklore, misidentification, and hoax, rather than a living animal, because of the lack of physical evidence and the large numbers of creatures that would be necessary to maintain a breeding population.

 

Other Names of Bigfoot

Just like any other person, Bigfoot are called different names from various countries around the world.

 

Below is a list of states and countries where Bigfoot sightings were frequently reported, most Bigfoot encounters took place in Asian countries and America.

 

China

China, a huge nation in East Asia, is the world’s most populous country. Its vast landscape encompasses grassland, desert, mountain ranges, lakes, rivers and 14,500km of coastline. Beijing, the capital, mixes modern architecture with historic sites including sprawling Tiananmen Square. Its largest city, Shanghai, is a skyscraper-studded global financial center. China has an outstanding population of over 1.3 billion people.

 

Mongolia

Mongolia, a nation bordered by China and Russia, is known for its vast, rugged expanses and its nomadic people. Its capital, Ulaanbaatar. centers around Chinggis Khaan (Genghis Khan) Square, named for the famous founder of the 13th and 14th century Mongol Empire. Mongolia has a population of slightly over 2.8 million people.

 

Tibet

Tibet is a region on the Tibetan Plateau in Asia. Its capital, Lhasa. It is the traditional homeland of the Tibetan people as well as some other ethnic groups such as Monpa, Qiang and Lhoba peoples and is now also inhabited. Tibet has a population of 3.18 million people.

 

Pacific Northwest

The Pacific Northwest, sometimes referred to as Cascadia, is a geographic region and megaregion in western North America bounded by the Pacific Ocean to the west and, loosely, by the Rocky Mountains on the east. Pacific Northwest has a population of 14.2 million people.

 

Lakota Tribe or Western Sioux Tribe

The Lakȟóta people are indigenous people of the Great Plains of North America. Sioux are a Native American tribe and First Nations band government in North America. The term can refer to any ethnic group within the Great Sioux Nation or any of the nation’s many language dialects.

 

Dakota or Eastern Sioux

Dakota County is the third-most populous county in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Sioux are a Native American tribe and First Nations band government in North America. The term can refer to any ethnic group within the Great Sioux Nation or any of the nation’s many language dialects. Dakota has a population of 739 thousand people.

 

Indonesia

Indonesia, a Southeast Asian nation made up of thousands of volcanic islands, is home to hundreds of ethnic groups speaking many different languages. It’s is known for its beaches, volcanoes and jungles sheltering elephants, tigers and Komodo dragons. On the island of Java lies Indonesia’s vibrant, sprawling capital, Jakarta. Indonesia has a population close to 250 million people.

 

Southwest Virginia

Southwest Virginia, often abbreviated as SWVA, is a mountainous region of Virginia in the westernmost part of the commonwealth. It is a distinctive cultural region known for its craft, music and natural beauty. Southwest Virginia has been defined alternatively as all Virginia counties on the Appalachian Plateau, all Virginia counties west of the Eastern Continental Divide, or at its greatest expanse, as far east as Blacksburg and Roanoke.

 

Louisiana

Louisiana is a southeastern U.S. state on the Gulf of Mexico. Its history as a melting pot of French, African and American cultures is reflected in its spicy cuisine, French dialect and bluesy zydeco. Baton Rouge, the capital, is home to the USS Kidd Navy destroyer.

 

Australia

Australia is a country, and continent, surrounded by the Indian and Pacific oceans. Its major cities – Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide – are coastal, but its capital, Canberra, is inland and nicknamed the “Bush Capital.” The country is known for its Sydney Opera House, Great Barrier Reef, the vast Outback (interior desert wilderness) and unique animal species including kangaroos and duck-billed platypuses. Australia has a population of 23.5 million people.

 

Russia

Russia, the world’s largest nation, borders European and Asian countries as well as the Pacific and Arctic oceans. Its landscape ranges from tundra and forests to subtropical beaches. It’s famous for novelists Tolstoy and Dostoevsky, plus the Bolshoi and Mariinsky ballet companies. Russia has a population of 143.5 million people.

 

Nepal

Officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a Sovereign State located in South Asia. With an area of 147,181 square kilometers (56,827 sq mi) and a population of approximately 27 million, It is a landlocked country located along the Himalayas and bordered to the north by China and to the south, east, and west by India. Kathmandu is the nation’s capital city and largest metropolis. Nepal has a population of 31 million people.

 

Canada

Canada, stretching from the U.S. in the south to the Arctic Circle in the north, is filled with vibrant cities including massive, multicultural Toronto; predominantly French-speaking Montréal and Québec City; Vancouver and Halifax on the Pacific and Atlantic coasts, respectively; and Ottawa, the capital. Canada has a population of 35.7 million people.

 

Differences Between Bigfoot and Yeti

Bigfoot:

Many reports state that Bigfoot’s eyes shine at night, this is common among nocturnal creatures. Bigfoot is said to have large eyes, these large eyes make better vision in low- light. Individuals claimed to have seen Bigfoot, they described Bigfoot with large eyes, a pronounced brow ridge, and a large, low-set forehead; the crown of the head has been described as rounded and crested, similar to the sagittal crest of the male gorilla, with a strong and unpleasant smell. This furry animal has been reported to smell like a wet dog, others would describe the odor like rotten flesh. Bigfoot has 3 to 4 inches long of dark brown hair covering all over the parts of the body except for that small part of the face, palms and the base of the feet. Bigfoot is estimated to be at least 7 to 8 ft tall, weight ranges between 500 to 800 pounds. In some cases, they have been estimated to be about 11 ft tall. Frightening isn’t it?

Yeti:

Bigfoot investigators describe Yeti having similar features to the Bigfoot’s except that they are much smaller. A female yeti is reported to be around 5 to 6 ft tall, where as a male yeti can grow up to 7 or 8 ft tall. They weigh around 350 to 550 pounds. Their hair is also about 3 to 4 inches long but in the color of white. I personally believe that it is due to the condition of environment and weather.

 

5 Dead or Alive Bigfoot Investigators and Their Biography

Tom Slick

Thomas Baker “Tom” Slick Jr (May 6, 1916- October 6, 1962) was a San Antonia, Texas based inventor, businessman, adventurer, and heir to an oil business. During the 1950s, Slick was an adventurer. He turned his attention to expeditions to investigate the Loch Ness Monster, the Yeti, Bigfoot and the Trinity Alps giant salamander. Slick’s interest in cryptozoology was little known until the 1989 publication of the biography Tom Slick and the Search for Yeti, by Loren Coleman.

 

Ivan Sanderson

Ivan Terence Sanderson (January 30, 1911 – February 19, 1973) was a biologist and writer born in Edinburgh, Scotland. Who became a naturalized citizen of the United States. Sanderson is remembered for his nature writing and his interest in cryptozoology and paranormal subjects. He also wrote fiction under the name Terence Roberts. He was one of bigfoot’s biggest boosters, even though he wasn’t always taken seriously. His big idea was to turn the study of bigfoot into a science called ABSMery. He didn’t like the term abominable snowman, so he took letters from it and married it to a suffix that gave the study a bit more respectability.

 

Rene Dahinden

Born in Switzerland, Rene Dahinden (born 1930-2001) moved to Canada in 1953. Two months after he arrived, he heard about the Sasquatch and within three years was conducting serious research on the hairy primates, sometimes with British Columbian researcher and chronicler John Green whom Dahinden met in 1956. Since then Dahinden conducted numerous field investigations throughout the Pacific Northwest, interviewed many witnesses, and examined apparent physical evidence for the legendary creature.

Dahinden was the first to show the Patterson-Gimlin Film (taken on October 20, 1967 at Bluff Creek, California) of a Bigfoot in the former Soviet Union, and he worked hard to see to it that the film got the scientific attention he felt it deserved. In recent years, with Dahinden’s acquiring of the photographic images of the Patterson-Gimlin Film, some of his time was occupied in technical legal and copyright affairs.

 

Roger Patterson and Bob Gimlim

The Patterson–Gimlin film (also known as the Patterson film or the PGF) is a famous short motion picture of an unidentified subject the filmmakers said was a Bigfoot. The footage was shot in 1967, and has since been subjected to many attempts to authenticate or debunk it. Several university based studies and professional evaluations have concluded the subject cannot possibly be a man in an ape suit. However, others have judged it to be a hoax staged with a person in an ape suit.

The footage was filmed alongside Bluff Creek, a tributary of the Klamath River, about 25 logging-road miles northwest of Orleans, California in Del Norte County. The film site is roughly 38 miles south of Oregon and 18 miles east of the Pacific Ocean. For decades, the exact location of the site was lost, primarily because of re-growth of foliage in the stream bed after the flood of 1964. It was rediscovered in 2011.

The filmmakers were Roger Patterson (February 14, 1933 – January 15, 1972) and Robert “Bob” Gimlin (born October 18, 1931). Patterson died of cancer in 1972 and “maintained right to the end that the creature on the film was real.” Patterson’s friend, Gimlin, has always denied being involved in any part of a hoax with Patterson. Gimlin mostly avoided publicly discussing the subject from at least the early 1970s until about 2005 (except for three appearances), when he began giving interviews and appearing at Bigfoot conferences.

Below are two videos of Bigfoot documentary on YouTube which I highly recommend everyone to watch:

Or view the video on the server at:
https://video.tsemtulku.com/videos/Bigfoot030.mp4

 

Or view the video on the server at:
https://video.tsemtulku.com/videos/Bigfoot031.mp4

 

10 Pictures of Bigfoot

This is the famous footage of Bigfoot taken by Roger Patterson on October 1967. The footage was taken at Humboldt County, California.

A black Bigfoot-like figure was caught on camera. In this picture, it is seen that the Bigfoot is staring standing in the shades of the woods

Bigfoot caught on camera by accident

A figure of the humanoid creature was captured from a distance in the woods

This is a drawing of indicating the Bigfoot's size compared to a 5'8 ft human. Many witnesses of Bigfoot have told researchers that they are around 7-8ft tall. At some cases, witnesses have also described Bigfoot to be around 10-11 ft tall

Bigfoot is spotted roaming in the snow

This is a picture of an adult male's foot compared to an unknown Bigfoot's footprint

This is another thing that scientists have discovered that differs us human from the Bigfoot. It has been said that Bigfoot has the ability to split their toes apart, from what researchers can tell from many footprint casts

There are also many encounters of Yeti especially in the Himalayan Mountains

This footprint of a Yeti has been measured to be 19 inches long

 

20 Things I Have Learnt From This Book Called “Finding Bigfoot”

  1. When we have to proof something, we must have plenty of evidence and explanations to support it. For example, we already have so many evidence to proof that Bigfoot exists but scientists still choose not to believe it because we do not have a physical specimen.
  2. There are more beings out there in the woods and oceans than we can ever imagine. New animals are found in each and every year, I believe there are still a lot to come.
  3. So far, researchers’ reports on Bigfoot are based on finding their footprints, feces and habitats. They study deeply of what they can find about the animal, even to how Bigfoot act and communicate.
  4. I realized how great the technologies are these days, we can easily identify the characteristics of animal and differentiate them.
  5. How much evolution can actually change our senses and features through time. For example, just 100 years ago, 4% of Americans were only 6 ft and above. Today, 25% of Americans are 6 ft and above. This is a definite proof to what evolution can do to us.
  6. How much can we learn just by observing their footprints. So far, researchers have learnt how much Bigfoot weighs, how big can they be, their patterns of walking.
  7. Adaptations. One of the great examples is that, Bigfoot is known to have glowing eyes like any other nocturnal animals because there is no light in the woods at night and that makes it a lot easier for them to move around.
  8. In order to research for things deeper, we must always be have an open mind and listen to what the witnesses have to say. We will never learn and improve if we restrict our thinking.
  9. If Bigfoot is real, just imagine what other beings might be out there…
  10. How much information can be contained in a single book. People can spend a lot of time looking for information of Bigfoot and there are some information that can’t even be found on the internet. They can contain decades of information that has been gathered by the researchers.
  11. When you see something in the wild and you have not much understanding to what the being is. It is the best not to intrude their territory as we have no idea what they might do to us.
  12. Best way to learn is not to rush but to observe, observing does require a lot of time but the information we have gathered from it will most likely to be accurate.
  13. To do something well, you got to have passion for it. Otherwise, don’t do it at all.
  14. Respect nature, love and embrace the earth. Do not pollute or destroy forests, jungles and oceans for that they are precious. Without them, we will not be able to survive. Because of them, we are able to learn so much.
  15. When different species of animals that fall under the same category mate with each other, there are higher chances of new species being produced.
  16. It is still too early for mankind to be arrogant and show that we know it all, and that we are superior.
  17. It has given me more proofs in Bigfoot, which has made my faith grew stronger.
  18. We are able to learn and receive information a lot better if we are willing to learn, the key words are willing and determination.
  19. We must not put other beings’ lives in danger because all of us are the ‘citizens’ of the planet earth, we should abide in equality and harmony.
  20. Last but not least, the reason why Bigfoot is not easily spotted is because they are able to sense our intention which is greed. They try to stay away from mankind because if anyone one of them are to be captured, surely they will be held in captivity and a lot experiments will be done on them.

This book is my main source of information. Before reading this book, I did not know much about Bigfoot although I've always had huge interest in Bigfoot. But now, my knowledge has increased, I know what exactly attracts the Bigfoot to what are their characteristics and features

 

My Opinion and Conclusion on Bigfoot

I do believe that Bigfoot exists, just like other mythical creatures such as fairies and the Loch Ness Monster. For ages, many Red Indian tribes have had drawings of Bigfoot and many stories have been told by them as well. Not only that, there have been many eye witnesses of Bigfoot and their descriptions upon Bigfoot are awfully similar. The reason why Bigfoot are still being stated as unknown creatures is because of mankind’s ignorance. Many new species of animals each year are found and there have been a few animals that scientists thought to be extinct for millions of years that are found in the recent century. We will discover Bigfoot one day, it is just the matter of time. Not just Bigfoot, there are also many more creatures out there in the wild that are yet to be found. I hope you enjoy the article.

 

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About Edward Ooi

Edward Ooi is like any ordinary high school boy who enjoys his share of movies, comics, and video games. Through his parents, Edward crossed paths with H.E. the 25th Tsem Rinpoche from the moment he was born, and grew up with the guidance of Dharma in every important juncture of his developing years. Brought up to view the world with infinite possibilities, at 17 years old Edward chooses to spend his weekends volunteering in Kechara Soup Kitchen and have developed a strong interest in the field of paranormal and mystical beings.
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  1. Samfoonheei on May 6, 2019 at 12:21 pm

    Interesting post and quite a details for everyone to have a great knowledge all about Bigfoot . I could only says its really informative and clear. I have learned quite a bit about Bigfoot from reading it. Wow…there so many countries that had sightings of Bigfoot and each countries have a different name to call. I did not know and even heard of those names mentioned except bigfoot, sasquatch , yeti and snowman this till I read it post. To me they are all the same but actually not as I gathered from this post. Researchers believe that they are a relict species of giant ape. It was in the mid 20th century when Bigfoot stepped from local lore to national phenomenon. The sightings of Bigfoot have spread throughout then in North America, China, Russia, Nepal and so forth. Researchers , scientist and many more are interested to get to the bottom of it to collect more hard evidence of the existence. But so far they came to no definite conclusions. Nor matter what it do exist after all.
    Thank you Edward Ooi for this interesting sharing.

  2. Tsem Rinpoche on May 2, 2019 at 1:27 am

    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

    yeti

  3. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 9:00 am

    (Part 1 of 8)

    This museum in Pokhara, Nepal has a section dedicated to Yetis (Bigfoot). Very interesting. I am including some pictures of the inside of this wonderful museum. Do enjoy. ~ Tsem Rinpoche

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  4. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 8:59 am

    (Part 2 of 8)

    In the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal, there is a small but comprehensive exhibition on Yetis (Bigfoot). Below are some pictures.

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  5. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 8:59 am

    (Part 3 of 8)

    In the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal, there is a small but comprehensive exhibition on Yetis (Bigfoot). Below are some pictures.

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  6. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 8:59 am

    (Part 4 of 8)

    In the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal, there is a small but comprehensive exhibition on Yetis (Bigfoot). Below are some pictures.

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  7. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 8:58 am

    (Part 5 of 8)

    In the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal, there is a small but comprehensive exhibition on Yetis (Bigfoot). Below are some pictures.

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  8. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 8:58 am

    (Part 6 of 8)

    In the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal, there is a small but comprehensive exhibition on Yetis (Bigfoot). Below are some pictures.

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  9. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 8:58 am

    (Part 7 of 8)

    In the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal, there is a small but comprehensive exhibition on Yetis (Bigfoot). Below are some pictures.

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  10. Pastor Shin Tan on Feb 10, 2019 at 8:57 am

    (Part 8 of 8)

    In the International Mountain Museum (IMM) in Pokhara, Nepal, there is a small but comprehensive exhibition on Yetis (Bigfoot). Below are some pictures.

    For more information, go to https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/one-minute-story/bigfoot-museum-nepal

    (click on picture to enlarge)

  11. Joy Kam on Nov 28, 2018 at 9:15 am

    Curious about the legendary Yeti? Not sure what to believe? Here is an article that explores a range of sources, from folktales to newspaper reports, detailing sightings and encounters with the elusive creature, who has been a part of the very fabric of various Himalayan communities for thousands of years. Read about religious beliefs, myths, fables and stories by scholars and travellers alike, and realise that there is more to the Yeti than you previously thought.

    Imagining-the-Wild-Man-Yeti-Sightings-in-Folktales-and-Newspapers.pdf

  12. Pastor Shin Tan on Jul 29, 2018 at 8:48 pm

    This is a real awesome documentary on bigfoot. One of the best – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cp5eV9nIEjk&feature=youtu.be

  13. Beatrix Ooi on Mar 10, 2018 at 4:33 pm

    In 1967, Bob Gimlin and Roger Patterson stumbled across an incredible sight whilst out in Bluff Creek, in the California wilderness. At a creek which had been freshly washed-out by recent floods, they witnessed a female Bigfoot swiftly traverse the rugged landscape. Since their filmed encounter with the Bigfoot, who has since been nicknamed Patty, many have disputed the authenticity of their recording but no one has been able to successfully prove that it is a fake.

    Credits for this video goes to entirely to windvale for the original footage. ?

  14. Stella Cheang on Jan 28, 2018 at 7:50 pm

    A very nice write up about Bigfoot. I particularly enjoy the compilation of the various names referring to Bigfoot of it’s “family members” across the different continents. They might be dissimilar in sizes especially the height, but they also share similar characteristics. I believe this is suggestive enough to believe that there is a species or more that looks very much like human living in the wild. Looking forward to new discovery! Thank you, Edward.

  15. Wan Wai Meng on Sep 17, 2016 at 3:23 am

    Really enjoyed the article about Bigfoot.

    Animals and other animal like beings would be wise to stay out of reach of human beings. Human beings most are still driven by the 3 poisons, we can never tell what humans may get up to. So it is wise of them to stay just our of reach of Human control and intervention.

  16. Julien on Jun 24, 2016 at 11:46 pm

    I have commented on many blog posts regarding Big Foot, but this is one of my favourites that i have read so far.

    The reason i say this is because I find it very interesting to know about the specific facts about Big Foot. Which are present in this article. Facts such as his specific foot size and how he compares to humans. Normally such detail is not found in other articles.

    The 2nd thing that made this article stand out for me was that there were reports on the people who had experienced Big Foot personally. Its always good to get the point of view of actual people who have had past experiences with Big Foots. It allows us to have an insight and a different perspective compared to all the other sources of information available. Nice touch, Ed.

  17. Jutika Lam on May 8, 2016 at 10:38 pm

    First of all, thank you Edward for doing such a wonderful and very informative research and blog post on Bigfoot.

    Reading this blog post has definitely helped me learn a few things I previously didn’t know about Bigfoot such as…

    1: The many names Bigfoot is known as around the world such as in China it is known as Wild Man, while in Australia it is known as Yowie and so many more.

    I didn’t know that this creature whom I know and refer to has so many other names!

    2: I previously thought that Bigfoot and Yeti are just two different names to refer to this creature, but actually they are different in ways such as it ‘s size with the Yeti being smaller than the Bigfoot.

    3: I also got to know a few Bigfoot investigators and what they achieved during their time.

    This is a really well done article Edward, good job!

  18. Sock Wan on May 4, 2016 at 2:49 pm

    Hello Edward,
    Good job on your report on Big Foot, it is very educational. The comparison between Bigfoot and Yeti summarised the characteristic of the both specifies, apart from the height and hair colour, they are essentially the same. Just like how human look different in terms of skin colour, hair colour, build, etc. I am very happy to see you contribute as a guest writer on Rinpoche’s blog. Before you were only a reader, now you a writer, you are able to share your view with many who are out there. All of us started with learning and gaining knowledge from Rinpoche’s blog, the articles and materials covered in the blog definitely open up our mind. As we read more, we gain more knowledge, eventually we will be able to share, just like what are you doing now! Keep it up….

  19. Pastor Henry Ooi on May 2, 2016 at 7:44 pm

    You have spent your semester break well, Edward. By delving into researches of bigfoot, not only did you learn where to look, you have picked up many interesting materials done by bigfoot enthusiasts. Time well spent instead of doing you-know-what.

  20. Phng Keng Hwa on May 2, 2016 at 4:33 pm

    Great job, Edward. 🙂 I hope you enjoyed writing this article. It surprised me to know that so many countries have had sightings of Bigfoot. This article was really informative. Good job.

  21. Joy Kam on May 2, 2016 at 2:39 am

    This is super cool Edward. Good job you did here. I especially liked how we can see at a glace all the countries that reported sightings of big foot! Wow I am surprised to see so many countries have big foots. I guess they are showing up more and more because we are disturbing their habitat?

    I also liked the 20 things you’ve learnt from this book and yes I agree just because we do not know or see big foot it doesn’t mean they are not there. I like what you said that about how much evolution can actually change our senses and features through time… e.g. just 100 years ago, 4% of Americans were only 6 ft and above. Today, 25% of Americans are 6 ft and above.

    I don’t have any doubt there are bigfoots, with so much evidences out there, they are definitely out there. I am surprised that there are many more creatures being discovered each month and I hope that they are not mutations from the pollution on our planet.

    Yes I agree Edward that we should respect nature, love our planet earth and not pollute or destroy her, especially through logging which causes so much deforestation and in this way harm so many animals and their lives. Yes we should not be so arrogant as if we know it all because from this arrogant mind, we cannot expand and learn new things. Thank you Edward!

  22. Pastor Loh Seng Piow on May 1, 2016 at 2:02 pm

    Great research Edward, Tsem Rinpoche is very kind to have you work on this so that you will be thorough in your research, which will extend to other things in your life. I enjoy the systematic way you laid out the information, especially the parts about bigfoot in various parts of thr world. Thank you.

  23. Vinnie Tan on May 1, 2016 at 12:56 pm

    Big foot was not always a high interest topic for me out of all the paranormal/supernatural beings. I always believe that they exist and I hope to see them, but it was not a subject that I had studied about.

    Through your article Edward, I have learnt a lot more about this subject and it is really fascinating like how similar they are with human beings. How their name changes and looks changes with the different climates that they are based in. Many people believe that they are a primate that would harm human beings, however, what I choose to believe is that they are creatures that will not harm us as long as we do not harm them as well. It is simple logic on my end that when we show them kindness, they will definitely be able to feel it and will be helpful to us.

    There are many reports on them helping humans when we are hurt and helpless, through that it has already shown that big foot are very kind in nature. They will only be violent if they sense threat from our end.

    What I really like about the article is how you have placed the table of the different names and also tell us about the differences about big foot and yeti. I find that really useful as it provides us a chance to look and compare their differences and similarities for us to know that they are similar yet different due to the different climates that they are based in.

  24. Pastor Elena Khong Jean Ai on May 1, 2016 at 12:35 pm

    Edward,

    Thank you very much for this very extensive post on Bigfoot. I learned quite a lot about Bigfoot thanks to your writings, including some things I didn’t know about before…for example, how their eyes are reflective at night or how they can split their toes! I just tried doing it with my toes and I definitely can’t hehehe

    The table comparing the different names for Bigfoot in different areas of the world was also very useful. I enjoyed reading your writings 🙂

  25. Kb thapa on May 1, 2016 at 5:43 am

    Yeti are real of course they exists. too many witnesses that would be believed. This article written by our very young monster Edward well written with real proof.. one thing for sure yeti are very smart and know to keep them away from human even-though they have been found many countries..

  26. Pastor Adeline on May 1, 2016 at 5:28 am

    Dear Edward,

    Thank you for this comprehensive post. It is really amazing how Bigfoot is sighted at so many places yet people are denying their existence. The evidence in your post has given more credibilities for Bigfoot’s existence.

    It is true that we have very limited knowledge about many things, including fellow earthlings we have never heard of. Being open minded about new things are important as we need to improve and not stay stagnant with a narrow mind that will not bring success in life.

    Thank you for this and looking forward to more sharing from you.

  27. Beatrix Ooi on May 1, 2016 at 5:26 am

    I too have always been very interested in paranormal subjects, but Bigfoot was an okay-ish, semi-interesting topic. Reason being that is because I don’t find it as interesting as spirits and fairies, they can transform and turn into anything but Bigfoot can’t. Of course, this is just my thinking. But as I’m more exposed to Bigfoot subjects, sometimes I just wonder how’d it be like to meet one of them in real life. What would I do or say, will we be friends? I don’t know, just a lot of questions gushing out.

    They are indeed very magnificent creatures and I hope that they stay undiscovered or free or rather safe, from the hands of selfish and evil mankind. Everyone of is deserves to be on this great planet of earth, by right, no one should be hurting anyone including the animals.

  28. Pastor Antoinette Kass on May 1, 2016 at 12:47 am

    I must admit I never knew about Bigfoot before knowing about the film Harry and the Hendersons… And I only believed in it when I learned from this blog about it and that H.E. Tsem Rinpoche likes them.

    There are many witnesses on YouTube and the thought to meet Bigfoot is quite worrying. But I know now that Bigfoot was a messenger between holy lamas in retreat in caves in the mountains in Tibet. Also the native Americans respected Bigfoot. Bigfoot has also been encountered in many different countries.

    Thank you Edward for this clear post and with the difference between Yetis and Bigfoot.

  29. Li Kheng on Apr 30, 2016 at 9:39 pm

    Thank you Edward for sharing your newly acquired knowledge on Bigfoot.

    There is so much we do not know. In some way, we do not even know much about ourselves so as to empower ourselves to live consistently in a constructive and beneficial manner.

    Mankind was able to survive and flourish because we had open minds to listen, learn, apply and experience. Humility is the foundation for real growth. On the other hand, ego is the destroyer of knowledge and wisdom.

    Edward, thank you for reminding us about the importance of being open minded to see the magic of life unexplained, to delight in the mystery of what we still do not know.

  30. Martin on Apr 30, 2016 at 7:35 pm

    Personally I have no question that Bigfoot (and many other species of beings yet to be discovered) exists. And why not, especially when we consider that the Buddhist cosmos/biosphere contains more beings that we have not heard of than those that are known to us.

    I was told Bigfoot apparently falls under the animal realm and yet we cannot assume that we fully understand the animal realm or indeed any realm and there are ‘classifications’ and ‘sub-classifications’ and ‘hybrids’ that we have no idea about. For example, nagas are animals and human beings and also spirits all at the same time and none of each realm specifically. ‘Fairies’ and such like beings in turn in fact fall under the human realm and yet they are very much unlike human beings by our shallow definition.

    The point is, we have to keep a very open mind and be prepared to consider beings way beyond our immediate comprehension.

    On an interesting note, Tsem Rinpoche has always liked Bigfoot from young and apparently in one of Rinpoche’s previous lives, the being we call Bigfoot today used to carry and deliver messages for Rinpoche’s past incarnation.

  31. Pastor David Lai on Apr 30, 2016 at 7:16 pm

    Interesting stuff Edward. Looks pretty comprehensive and I like the little chart that shows how each of the cultures that had encounters with bigfoot and their names of it. However, I thought bigfoot was known as Migyur in TIbetan and not Metoh Kangmi. I am not sure what Kangmi is but I know Metoh or more accurately Metog means flower. Perhaps, this is the name of a specific bigfoot. I am just wondering aloud.

    What’s interesting is that despite its size, nobody is able to take a close and definitive video or photographic proof of the existence of these giants. The only exception is the Patterson-Gimlin film that is already quite dated, grainy and not that clear. I think it is perhaps too fast and extremely evasive nature. Also, quite a number of eyewitnesses had said that they were so shocked to see a bigfoot that they are awestruck to do anything during a sighting. I also wonder if these creatures have some sort of psychic abilities that allow them to evade human beings. Just wondering…

  32. Pastor Niral Patel on Apr 30, 2016 at 6:08 pm

    Thanks Edward for this nice post on Bigfoot. I must confess that I don’t know much about Bigfoot, but after reading this post I now have an idea as to how far and wide spread the various sightings of Bigfoot is. Given the fact there are many species still not ‘found’ yet by mankind, I really believe that Bigfoot may indeed exist, given the widespread nature of various sightings.

    It is interesting to note that sightings are prevalent in so many different cultures and societies around the world. There are even stories of Bigfoot in India, but these are not that well-known or documented. As far as I am aware, there are no reputable Bigfoot sightings in the United Kingdom where I grew up.

  33. Valentina Suhendra on Apr 30, 2016 at 2:05 pm

    Dear Edward

    Thank you for this Bigfoot article. I have always been interested in Bigfoot because my Guru asked me to commission 4 big bigfoot statues and 6 smaller ones on his behalf. Bigfoot is also depicted in Tibetan scriptures. It may be because they are known to help bring food provisions and passing messages for Lamas who are in retreat. Just an insight why I found bigfoot interesting.

    Valentina

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  • Samfoonheei
    Tuesday, Jul 16. 2024 11:02 AM
    That’s wonderful now we have H E Tsem Rinpoche’s short biography in Mongolian. More and more readers got to know of our Guru and Dorje Shugden. May Rinpoche’s teaching spread and reach out to those Monglians.
    Thank you Rinpoche and writers team for this wonderful sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/me/tsem-rinpoches-short-biography-mongolian.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Tuesday, Jul 16. 2024 10:55 AM
    H E Zava Damdin Rinpoche, is an erudite Mongolian Buddhist master within the Gelug tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. Zava Damdin Rinpoche was recognised as the reincarnation of one of the greatest Buddhist masters, yogis, healers, scholars and mahasiddhas in Mongolia. Zava Damdin Rinpoche is famed for his absolute guru devotion. In spite of the unlawful ban on the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden Zava Damdin Rinpoche remain devoted to the practice and has continued to see enormous growth around the world. Especially in Mongolia which has long held a strong historical and religious connection with Tibetan Buddhism. Back in 2016 H E Zava Damdin Rinpoche conferred Yamantaka initiation and Dorje Shugden sogtae . More than 10,000 ordained monks and lay people attended the initiation in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Looking at those pictures in this blog says all, all monks and lay people were so blessed indeed. It has proven that the practice of Dorje Shugden is very popular . They were more blessed and fortunate as after the initiation, they were given a ‘heart’ crystal and a chakra which were consecrated during the sogtae ceremony. They are given as a blessing and reminder of the initiate’s commitments to Dorje Shugden, and also as a symbol of Dorje Shugden’s promise to protect them.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this wonderful sharing .

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/dorje-shugden/10000-mongolians-receive-dorje-shugden.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Tuesday, Jul 16. 2024 10:51 AM
    .Great research by Dr Matthew William King on Dorje Shugden . It paints a thousand words of truth where more and more people understand better of Dorje Shugden. The practice of Dorje Shugden is often associated with Lamas in the Himalayan region in Tibet.
    No doubt due the efforts of Lamas in Tibet and Lamas in Bhutan the practice was promoted. Together, these enlightened masters proliferated the practice, authoring and composing texts and prayers to invoke the blessings and protection of the Dharma Protector Dorje Shugden. In Mongolia, the practice’s popularity was due to Mongolia’s own lamas independently promoting and encouraging it. Mongolian lamas preserve the tradition of Dorje Shugden through active propitiation since then. The powerful Mongolian nation has indeed a long history and connection with Dorje Shugden the Powerful Protector. As expressed in the life of Venerable Choijin Lama, a State Oracle of Mongolia who took trance of Dorje Shugden among other Dharma Protectors. Interesting read of how Mongolia saved Dorje Shugden .
    Thank you Rinpoche .

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/current-affairs/how-mongolia-saved-dorje-shugden.html

  • Samfoonheei
    Tuesday, Jul 16. 2024 10:49 AM
    Precious thangkas of Lama Tsongkhapa’s Life Story one must not missed. As its very rare old thangkas tells us the life story of Lama Tsongkhapa. Lama Tsongkhapa was an influential Tibetan Buddhist monk, philosopher and tantric yogi. Lama Tsongkhapa was hailed as the second Buddha by contemporary Buddhist masters of his time. Famous for reviving Buddhism in Tibet and revered for elevating the Dharma to all its present glory. . Through deep study, profound practice and high attainments, Lama Tsongkhapa led a revival of pure Buddhist teachings and distilling the best teachings. His teachings became the basis for the establishment of the Gelug monastery, a monastic institution which survives to this day.
    Thank you Rinpoche for sharing such insightful life stories of a great Master with beautiful thangkas pictures .

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/15-thangkas-of-lama-tsongkhapas-life-story.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Tuesday, Jul 16. 2024 10:46 AM
    The Iceman mummy, Otzi, was discovered amidst sheets of melting ice on the border between Italy and Austria, at an altitude of 3,200 m above sea level. The 5300-year-old world’s oldest wet mummy Iceman so special as is invaluable for archaeology and as well as for medical science, genetics, biology, anthropology, and many other disciplines. The nature of his life and the circumstances of his death are the subject of much investigation. That’s interesting discovery, the clothes he wore and equipment he carried are unique.The alleged curse revolved around the deaths of several people involved with the discovery, recovery and subsequent analysis of Otzi’s body. The legend continues and these days, Otzi the Iceman rests in a refrigerated room at the South Tyrol Archaeological Museum in Bolzano, Italy. Each year thousands of visitors visited his mummified remains contained in a special cold cell at the South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology in Bolzano, Italy.
    Interesting read
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/paranormal/creatures-and-monsters/the-curse-of-otzi-the-iceman.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Friday, Jul 12. 2024 01:10 PM
    A sacred pilgrimage site for 22 centuries, this Dambulla cave is the largest and best-preserved cave temple complex in Sri Lanka. Also known as the Golden Temple of Dambulla is a World Heritage Site in 1991. King Valagamba of Anuradhapura in the first century built a temple in thankful worship. Located in central Sri Lanka, the Dambulla Cave Temple is a living Buddhist site that is focused on a series of five cave shrines.The place is worth a visit though, just for the stunning sculptures and paintings in this historical paradise. The site is remarkable in the Buddhist world with the continuous tradition of living Buddhist ritual practices and pilgrimage for more than two millennia. That’s interesting.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/external-article/dambulla-cave-temple
  • Samfoonheei
    Friday, Jul 12. 2024 01:09 PM
    Zasep Tulku Rinpoche is the 13th incarnation of the famous Kagyupa teacher, Lama Konchog Tenzin of Zuru Monastery. His teachings, delivered in excellent English are easily understood and fully engaging. Zasep Tulku Rinpoche is a highly realized internationally respected teacher of Gelugpa Buddhism, been exile from Tibet and had travels as teacher to many countries around the world. Zasep Rinpoche received extensive teachings and initiations from many erudite great masters. Today, Zasep Rinpoche is the spiritual leader of Gaden for the West, an international organisation of Dharma centres in Australia, Canada and the United States, successfully spreading the Gelug teachings of Lama Tsongkhapa to many, many people who are karmically connected to him. A Tulku’s Journey From Tibet To Canada a book published Rinpoche autobiography, beautifully reflects his devotion to his teachers and the practices. Zasep Rinpoche points out, the practice of Dorje Shugden officially started in the Sakya school before it was embraced by the Gelugpas. Interestingly, this book also mentioned the great deeds of Dorje Shugden and how much this Dharma Protector has helped the Tibetan people as well and Tibetan Buddhism too.Zasep Rinpoche have touched the hearts of everyone he has encountered. Interesting read one must not missed as it is a true story of an incredible Tibetan Buddhist scholar and lama’s journey.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing of a great Master

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/great-lamas-masters/zasep-rinpoche-speaks-plainly-about-dorje-shugden.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Friday, Jul 12. 2024 01:07 PM
    As prophesies by Shakyamuni Buddha, Lama Tsongkhapa is an emanation of the Bodhisattva of wisdom, Manjushri. Lama Tsongkhapa was an influential Tibetan Buddhist monk, philosopher and tantric yogi, and saint who lived in Tibet. His practice will instill deep wisdom and confers great blessing upon us. His pure teachings and activities led to the formation of the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism. With the establishment of the Gelug monastery which survives to this day. Lama Tsongkhapa, considered one of the greatest Buddhist masters and philosophers of all time. There many benefits that arise from Lama Tsongkhapa’s practice. Merely by reciting Lama Tsongkhapa’s mantra known as Migtsema mantra. is indeed very beneficial for everyone of us. We are so fortunate to learn and practices from our Guru.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing of a great Master.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/lord-tsongkapa-king-of-the-dharma.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Friday, Jul 12. 2024 01:06 PM
    Dorje Shugden was enthroned as a protector of the Sakya tradition centuries ago and only later widely practised in Gelugpa tradition. All these was stated by H.H Trijang Rinpoche in his work “Music Delighting the Ocean of Protectors. The throne holder of Sakya school of Buddhism, Sonam Rinchen enthroned Dorje Shugden as one of the protectors of Sakya. The practice of this Dharma Protector was later passed to his son the 31st Sakya Trizin Kunga Lodro who was believed to be the emanation of Dorje Shugden himself. Interesting facts. He even composed a Dorje Shugden prayer or Kangsol to invoke the blessings of Dorje Shugden. The prayer has since been well known and it is used to this day. The 39th Sakya throneholder Sakya Trizin Dragshul Trinley Rinchen who also practised Dorje Shugden and praised Dorje Shugden as an emanation of Avalokiteshvara. Not only one but three Sakya Trizins who relied on Dorje Shugden and they referred to him as an enlightened being.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this interesting sharing so as more and more practitioners know the truth and only truth that Dorje Shugden is an enlightened being

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/sakya-trizins-dorje-shugden-prayer.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Friday, Jul 12. 2024 01:04 PM
    A good reminder for all students reading what Venerable Acharya Kyabje Zasep Tulku Rinpoche wrote in his guidelines for students. We as students can make progress on our spiritual path and gain Dharma realizations all depends ourselves where else A dharma teacher who is our spiritual guide can show us how to meditate correctly and make progress on our spiritual path.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this great sharing

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/buddhas-dharma/guidelines-for-students.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jul 1. 2024 03:28 PM
    Buddhism one of the oldest religions in the world has been around for over 2,600 years. Many people all over the world from all walks of life have embraced Buddhism. Buddhism is one of the fastest growing religions in the west and have spreading further , all thanks to those highly lamas such as Gaden Tripas, Kyabje Zong Rinpoche, Lama Yeshe, Geshe Wangyal, Kensur Lobsang Tharchin, Geshe Rabten, and so forth. Many people more people are becoming more aware of Buddhism and finding it a suitable way of life and religion. With the great spread of Buddhism, many people had benefitted with the practice as it emphasized individuals’ path to enlightenment and salvation, which could be attained in this life.
    As in this blog, we see many famous Buddhist celebrities from the west such as Keanu Reeves, former American president Bill Clinton , Richard Gere, Steve Jobs and many more celebrities had been connected to Buddhism.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this interesting sharing, how Buddhism had changed their life

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/current-affairs/celebrity-buddhists.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jul 1. 2024 03:26 PM
    The Legend of the Mermaid is well known and told with different forms and endings in all the oral tradition of peoples linked to the sea. It was rumored that the mermaid has a magical treasure. In folklore, a mermaid is an aquatic creature with the head and upper body of a female human and the tail of a fish. Mermaids appear in the folklore of many cultures worldwide. Interesting read mermaids were natural beings who, like fairies, who had magical and prophetic powers. We usually see it as in movie whether it do really exists no one have really seen it nowadays. While there is no evidence that mermaids exist outside folklore, reports of mermaid sightings continue to the present day. Mermaids have been a popular subject of art and literature in recent centuries. They depicted in operas, paintings, books and live-action films.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/paranormal/creatures-and-monsters/the-legend-of-the-mermaids.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jul 1. 2024 03:23 PM
    Wow that’s wonderful a very special gift for our Guru Tsem Rinpoche. A Dorje Shugden shop full of beautiful items which were connected to Dorje Shugden as such as posters, statues, pendants, tsa tsas, books, key chains, thangkas and so forth. Located in the most famous night market in the heart city of Kuala Lumpur Malaysia. There’s where tourists and local will go over there. Many of them will be blessed merely b looking at it or passing by the shop. Posters will be given to anyone who stop by , its such a wonderful way to share and get people to know of this great Dharma Protector.
    Thank you Rinpoche and those who made it possible benefiting many more people to come.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/kechara-13-depts/exciting-dorje-shugden-store-in-petaling-street-malaysia.html
  • Samfoonheei
    Monday, Jul 1. 2024 03:22 PM
    Trance is a state of semi-consciousness in which a person is not self-aware. The person is in a deep state of distraction by some inner turmoil or some outer mental influence. Taking trance is nothing new and not just in the east. Listening the video tells us more about trance. Interesting to know, but we should not get involve in trances as advice. Its better get involve in Dharma practice and have our mind transform.
    Thank you Rinpoche for this sharing.

    https://www.tsemrinpoche.com/tsem-tulku-rinpoche/kechara-13-depts/taking-trances.html
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    Friday, Jun 28. 2024 03:33 PM

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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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Thailand’s ‘Renegade’ Yet Powerful Buddhist Nuns~ https://bit.ly/2Z1C02m
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Mahapajapati Gotami – the first Buddhist nun ordained by Lord Buddha- https://bit.ly/2IjD8ru
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The Largest Buddha Shakyamuni in Russia | 俄罗斯最大的释迦牟尼佛画像- https://bit.ly/2Wpclni
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Dorje Shugden works & archives - a labour of commitment - https://bit.ly/30Tp2p8
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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.
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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
This story is a life-changer. Learn about the incredible Forest Man of India | 印度“森林之子”- https://bit.ly/2Eh4vRS
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This story is a life-changer. Learn about the incredible Forest Man of India | 印度“森林之子”- https://bit.ly/2Eh4vRS
Part 2-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 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
The Mystical land of Shambhala is finally ready for everyone to feast their eyes and be blessed. A beautiful post with information, art work, history, spirituality and a beautiful book composed by His Holiness the 6th Panchen Rinpoche. ~ https://bit.ly/309MHBi
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The 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
Beautiful pictures of the huge Buddha in Longkou Nanshan- https://bit.ly/2LsBxVb
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Beautiful pictures of the huge Buddha in Longkou Nanshan- https://bit.ly/2LsBxVb
The reason-Very interesting thought- https://bit.ly/2V7VT5r
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The reason-Very interesting thought- https://bit.ly/2V7VT5r
NEW Bigfoot cafe in Malaysia! Food is delicious!- https://bit.ly/2VxdGau
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NEW Bigfoot cafe in Malaysia! Food is delicious!- https://bit.ly/2VxdGau
DON\'T MISS THIS!~How brave Bonnie survived by living with a herd of deer~ https://bit.ly/2Lre2eY
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DON'T MISS THIS!~How brave Bonnie survived by living with a herd of deer~ https://bit.ly/2Lre2eY
Global Superpower China Will Cut Meat Consumption by 50%! Very interesting, find out more- https://bit.ly/2V1sJFh
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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
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Beautiful offerings arranged by Choong. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
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29th June 2024. Kechara Penang Study Group completed weekly Dorje Shugden cum Manjushri Namasangiti. Pic taken by Choong and uploaded by Jacinta
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These are some of the offerings offered on behalf of our sponsors. We have different offerings packages which one can choose from or just simply sponsor our weekly puja in dedication to our loved ones. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
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Puja offering packages. Thanks to those who sponsored the puja. May all your wishes be fulfilled. KPSG by Jacinta
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Colourful altar with plenty of offerings. We had DS puja with Praise to Buddha Shakyamuni as we celebrate this special day of Buddha's Birth, Enlightenment and Parinirvana. KPSG by Jacinta
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Some of the activities done during the Wesak Day Celebration in Penang. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
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11/5/2024 Saturday @3pm. After puja, all members helped out clearing the offerings and we shared out the blessed food offerings with our families, friends and even animals. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
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Kind-hearted sponsors sponsored these kuih-muih & flowers for today's puja @ 4th May, 2024. Should you wish to contribute these or sponsor our weekly puja, do contact us for more details. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
Pastor Seng Piow guides us on the flow of Dorje Shugden puja, its benefits, significant of Chanting the names of Manjushri and also explaining the dedication for the sponsors and to those in need before we start the puja as we have 2 newcomers today.
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Pastor Seng Piow guides us on the flow of Dorje Shugden puja, its benefits, significant of Chanting the names of Manjushri and also explaining the dedication for the sponsors and to those in need before we start the puja as we have 2 newcomers today.
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Two Pastors in da house! Double the merits, double the happiness. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
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Mr. Cheah Fook Wan offered lights and incense to The Three Jewels prior to the puja in Ipoh. (KISG - Kin Hoe)
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Kechara Ipoh Study Group has carried out Mother Tara prayer recitations on Sunday afternoon in Ipoh. (KISG- Kin Hoe)
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Powerful Dorje Shugden puja @ Jalan Seang Tek, Penang. Every Saturday, 3 pm. Remove obstacles and grant blessings to fulfil wishes. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta. 6th April 2024
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Rejoice to the volunteers (also kind sponsors) who cleaned the Gyenze Chapel and made abundant offerings to Gyenze. ~ Alice
Offered beautiful flowers abundantly to Gyenze. ~ Alice
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Offered beautiful flowers abundantly to Gyenze. ~ Alice
Offered beautiful flowers abundantly to Gyenze. ~ Alice
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Offered beautiful flowers abundantly to Gyenze. ~ Alice
Our weekly Dorje Shugden Puja @ 23/3/2024 . William, as the umze is seen here burning incense powder as we are about to recite the Sangsol Prayer to Dorje Shugden composed by Ganden Serkong. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
4 months ago
Our weekly Dorje Shugden Puja @ 23/3/2024 . William, as the umze is seen here burning incense powder as we are about to recite the Sangsol Prayer to Dorje Shugden composed by Ganden Serkong. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
And here's Mr Wong of KSK Ipoh who dropped by to pray and offered some donation to the Chapel. Kechara Penang Study Group. Pic by Siew Hong & uploaded by Jacinta.
4 months ago
And here's Mr Wong of KSK Ipoh who dropped by to pray and offered some donation to the Chapel. Kechara Penang Study Group. Pic by Siew Hong & uploaded by Jacinta.
Today's puja (16/3/2024) ended around 420pm, Jacinta was the umze of the day. Pic by Siew Hong. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
4 months ago
Today's puja (16/3/2024) ended around 420pm, Jacinta was the umze of the day. Pic by Siew Hong. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
Group photo taken after the last session, sealed with King of Prayers. Come and join us next time! Sayonara - 9-10th March 2024 - Kechara Penang DS Retreat by Jacinta.
4 months ago
Group photo taken after the last session, sealed with King of Prayers. Come and join us next time! Sayonara - 9-10th March 2024 - Kechara Penang DS Retreat by Jacinta.
Abundance altar! Fruits, flowers, Mee Koo (traditional Penang buns), Bee Hoon, sourdoughs and snacks are some of the offerings to Rinpoche, Buddhas & Bodhisattvas. Kechara Penang Dorje Shugden Retreat 9-10th March, 2024 by Jacinta.
4 months ago
Abundance altar! Fruits, flowers, Mee Koo (traditional Penang buns), Bee Hoon, sourdoughs and snacks are some of the offerings to Rinpoche, Buddhas & Bodhisattvas. Kechara Penang Dorje Shugden Retreat 9-10th March, 2024 by Jacinta.
Siew Hong, one of retreatants and an active member of Kechara Penang group proudly presented her torma to be used during the Kalarupa puja. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
4 months ago
Siew Hong, one of retreatants and an active member of Kechara Penang group proudly presented her torma to be used during the Kalarupa puja. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
Torma making was taught by Pastor Seng Piow and held one day before the retreat. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
4 months ago
Torma making was taught by Pastor Seng Piow and held one day before the retreat. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
Penang Dorje Shugden Retreat cum Puja, 9-10th March 2024 led by Pastor Seng Piow with 12 retreatants. Uploaded by Jacinta
4 months ago
Penang Dorje Shugden Retreat cum Puja, 9-10th March 2024 led by Pastor Seng Piow with 12 retreatants. Uploaded by Jacinta
The celebration ended with a Dorje Shugden puja, dedicated to all the sponsors, our loved ones and as well as for the happiness & good health for all sentient beings. May Rinpoche return swiftly too and taking this opportunity wishing all Happy Chinese New Year and Gong Xi Fa Cai from all of us, Kechara Penang Study Group. Uploaded by Jacinta.
5 months ago
The celebration ended with a Dorje Shugden puja, dedicated to all the sponsors, our loved ones and as well as for the happiness & good health for all sentient beings. May Rinpoche return swiftly too and taking this opportunity wishing all Happy Chinese New Year and Gong Xi Fa Cai from all of us, Kechara Penang Study Group. Uploaded by Jacinta.
Seen here, Pastor Seng Piow set off firecrackers - welcoming of the upcoming year with enthusiasm and positive energy. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
5 months ago
Seen here, Pastor Seng Piow set off firecrackers - welcoming of the upcoming year with enthusiasm and positive energy. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta
In this pic, Pastor Seng Piow is sharing Dharma with newbies ~ Sharyn's friends. It's always good to make light offerings at the beginning of new year. By making light offerings, you are able to dispel the darkness of ignorance and achieve wisdom. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
5 months ago
In this pic, Pastor Seng Piow is sharing Dharma with newbies ~ Sharyn's friends. It's always good to make light offerings at the beginning of new year. By making light offerings, you are able to dispel the darkness of ignorance and achieve wisdom. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
One the day of Losar (new lunar year), it is always beneficial for Buddhist practitioners to get together in making abundant offerings to Buddhas on the altar to usher in goodness, prosperity and well-being of our loved ones. It's more auspicious this year as Losar and the Chinese New Year begin on the same date, 10th Feb, 2024. Back in Penang, our Kechara members came together to decorate the altar with abundance offerings for Dorje Shugden puja @3pm. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
5 months ago
One the day of Losar (new lunar year), it is always beneficial for Buddhist practitioners to get together in making abundant offerings to Buddhas on the altar to usher in goodness, prosperity and well-being of our loved ones. It's more auspicious this year as Losar and the Chinese New Year begin on the same date, 10th Feb, 2024. Back in Penang, our Kechara members came together to decorate the altar with abundance offerings for Dorje Shugden puja @3pm. Kechara Penang Study Group by Jacinta.
Mr. Dared Lim was offering water bowls on behalf of Kechara Ipoh Study Group. (Kin Hoe)
6 months ago
Mr. Dared Lim was offering water bowls on behalf of Kechara Ipoh Study Group. (Kin Hoe)
Jun from Ipoh was offering mandarin oranges to Mother Tara and The Three Jewels. (Kin Hoe)
6 months ago
Jun from Ipoh was offering mandarin oranges to Mother Tara and The Three Jewels. (Kin Hoe)
Prior to our puja in Ipoh, Mr. & Mrs. Cheah Fook Wan were preparing for the offerings to the Buddhas. (Kin Hoe)
6 months ago
Prior to our puja in Ipoh, Mr. & Mrs. Cheah Fook Wan were preparing for the offerings to the Buddhas. (Kin Hoe)
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