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.

The Yogi's Joy

Starts: 4 Jun 2021

A mid winter retreat specifically for Triratna mitras This 3 day retreat will be based on the teachings of Milarepa, a Tibetan yogi famous for…

Padmasambhava practice retreat

Starts: 11 Jun 2021

Dedicated to the archetype of total transformation Lived out fully, Buddhist practice is revolutionary. Its purpose is a complete transformation of…

Image, inquiry and imagination

Starts: 10 Jul 2021

Men's winter retreat at Sudarshanaloka What are the relevant images that support the Ideal of Human Enlightenment for you at this point in your life?…