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.

Going beyond your limitations

Starts: 13 Sep 2019

The limitless potential of the creative mind ‘Where there is a born, a made, a conditioned, there is an unborn, unmade, unconditioned’. During…

Cultivating & Appreciating the Brahmaviharas

Starts: 28 Sep 2019

open to Triratna mitras and Order members or by invite This week long retreat will explore the Buddha's teachings on the cultivation of positive…

Men's ordination training retreat

Starts: 12 Oct 2019

Triratna Buddhist Community This retreat is by invitation only and led by a team of senior members of the Triratna Buddhist Order for men who are…