Welcome to Sudarshanaloka

Land of beautiful vision

Sudarshanaloka is a Buddhist retreat centre near Thames, New Zealand. Our aim is to provide the conditions for people to deepen their spiritual practice. We run meditation retreats, offer isolated cabins for solitary retreats, and host community events.

Conditioned Co-production in everyday life

Starts: 9 Jul 2017

annual open men's retreat When the Buddha gained Enlightenment, he expressed this realisation in terms of how we cycle endlessly from spiritual…

Dharma Bums on the Road.

Starts: 22 Jul 2017

Share an epic journey through 11 countries, and eat delicious Indian food along the way. A Sudarshanaloka fundraiser

Hunt for the Winter People

Starts: 11 Aug 2017

A retreat for and by mitras in the Triratna Buddhist Community. We are the Winter People, rewilding our minds on the Land of Beautiful Vision...