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The 5 and 6-year olds performing the sutra adaptation on stage.【Photograph by Lee Chin Seong】

This was the second year Melaka Da Ai Educare Centre had staged "Water Repentance" at its graduation ceremony. Although it was a big task, the teachers did not mind putting in the extra effort as they know it is an "invaluable gift" that will help the children throughout their lives.

Tzu Chi's Collegiate Youth, teenagers, Da Ai mothers, teachers and volunteers staging the adaptation of "Sutra of Filial Piety".【Photograph by Hong Geok Hui】

On November 3, 2012, Tzu Chi's Collegiate Youth, Teenagers, Da Ai Mothers, Teachers' Association members and volunteers successfully presented a stage performance of "The Sutra of Filial Piety" at Melaka Jing-Si Hall.

The first daytime short course offered by Melaka's Continuing Education Centre attracted 20 students.【Photograph by Yong Siew Lee】

Tzu Chi University Continuing Education Centre in Melaka held their first daytime short course from September 27-November 1, 2012. Comprised of 6 classes, it included lessons on tea ceremony, flower arrangement and living skills. The students are now looking forward to the next course.

A student hugging and thanking the Headmistress.【Photograph by Lim Shy Tean】

On October 31, 2012, a team of Tzu Chi's Great Love Mothers organized an "Appreciation Ceremony" for the Standard Six students of Taman Connaught Chinese Primary School. The event deeply moved the students and their teachers.

Students were given the TIMA magazine to learn more about Tzu Chi's medical missions worldwide in the hope of inspiring them to spread their profession and love to those in need.【Photograph by Chan Yunn Horng】

"Most of our youth today have time to spare but they spend it on computer games. It would be meaningful for them to volunteer their time and reach out to others through Non-Government Organizations (NGO)", according to Organising Coordinator Karen Kuan.

At the blow of the whistle, children turned athletes dashing forward.【Photograph by Lai Jih Chuan】

On October 21, 2012, Tzu Chi KL & Selangor and UNHCR held a Joint Sports Day at Stadium Seri Permaisuri for 870 students, parents and teachers from 12 refugee schools. The children, who hardly get a chance for any outing, have all turned athletes, competing fiercely on the track with the spectators' blessing and applause.

The kindergarten students hoping to give joy to the disabled with a song and dance.【Photograph by Ng Kim Leong】

On October 4, 2012, 20 students from Tzu Chi Melaka's Da Ai Educare Centre visited Happiness Centre for the mentally-disabled children. After the visit, 6-year old Li Mao Wen said, "Mom, thank you for giving me a healthy body."

Teacher Li Mei Jin talked about "Love in the wisdom of Jing-Si Aphorisms conquers all" and shared her successful story in educating the children.【Photograph by Lim Su Nguan】

On September 23, 2012, Li Mei Jin, Lv Mei Yun and Hong Miao Zhen of the Tzu Chi Teachers' Association of Taiwan shared their long years of teaching experience in humanitarian education with 720 participants at a Humanitarian Education Seminar held at the Kuen Cheng Independent Chinese School.

This Camp was held to prepare the participants for the musical sign language performance of "Sutra of Filial Piety" in November.【Photograph by Low Siew Lian】

In their second "Cultural Camp", Melaka Tzu Ching (Tzu Chi Collegiate Youth Association) invited Muar volunteer, Qiu Ya Li, to share her story about her son, a Williams-Beuren Syndrome sufferer. Hopefully, after the 3-day-2-night Camp, participants could better understand the teachings in the Sutra of Filial Piety!

"Tzu Chi is always the warmest home". Everyone was touched when a volunteer came forward to hug Luo Long Hui.【Photograph by Kee Wen Ling】

On September 9, 2012, Tzu Chi Bintulu organized its first Collegiate Youth Orientation to welcome both new and existing students of University Putra (Bintulu). The 9 students present gained tremendously from the orientation and vowed to dedicate their time to do charity.

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