About the Instructor:Venerable Thubten Chodron, born in Singapore, was ordained by H.E Denma Lochoe Rinpoche in Kopan Monastery, Nepal in March 2004. Venerable is among Singha Rinpoche’s (Spiritual Director of Thekchen Choling) first disciples and is instrumental in realizing Rinpoche’s wish to set up a temple in Malaysia. Venerable visited Melaka in Oct 2012, to help with the set up of Thekchen Choling(Melaka) and to propagate the Dharma. Since 2012, Venerable had organized Dharma activities such as Dharma teachings (in English and Mandarin), prayers, chanting, various pujas, house/company blessings, animal liberations and the Annual Wesak Float Procession organized by Seck Kia Ennh Buddhist temple in Melaka.
In keeping up with technology and enabling better efficiency to disseminate information on temple’s events and activities, we are introducing ‘Telegram’ app to gradually replace our current SMS system.
Benefits of Telegram App
– Able to send out links/documents, videos, posters
– Unlimited in the number of words for each message
– Unlimited in the number of subscribers
– Allow for multiple administrators
– Allow for both Eng/Chi languages
How to Add to Thekchen Choling Info Channel:
A) If you already have the Telegram app, please add to this Channel: https://t.me/Tcclinfochannel
B) If you do not have Telegram, please follow the instructions below to download the app and add to the channel:
How this move will take effect?
To introduce this Telegram system, there will be a transition period. For those who are already in the Telegram Info channel, you will receive both SMS and Telegram messages in April 2019.
With effect from May 2019, we will then remove your number from the SMS system.
Thekchen Choling Youth works towards fulfilling our mission of nurturing the inner potential of leadership through Dharma education & creative opportunities where every effort and achievement makes a difference. Every youth have the potential to succeed and become a leader in their own ways. Our SAIL programme focus on guiding youths to become more self-aware in various areas like managing their emotions and ways they interact with others.
What is SAIL? SAIL is the name of our youth development programme which focus on helping youths evolve to have Self-awareness, and eventually become Aspiring and Inspiring Leaders.