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.

Work retreat at Sudarshanaloka

Starts: 7 Oct 2022

Merge your practical skills with your spiritual path From 7-17 October the Sudarshanaloka community will be working on various projects on the land…

Women's ordination training event

Starts: 20 Oct 2022

This retreat is by invitation only and led by a team of senior members of the Triratna Buddhist Order for women who are training for ordination in…

Men's ordination training event

Starts: 5 Nov 2022

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