Working in Nature at Sudarshanaloka

Starts: 29 Mar 2019

Giving back to the land These working in nature weekends have become a regular part of our annual program. They offer an opportunity to engage with…

Beginners meditation retreat

Starts: 4 Apr 2019

Cultivating a calm and positive mind This retreat is an introduction to both the Mindfulness of Breathing and the Metta Bhavana meditation pracitices…

Creative Writing and Meditation Retreat

Starts: 11 Apr 2019

Writing your way to Mindfulness and CompassionĀ  Creative writing can be a powerful transformative tool when combined with our seated meditation…

A short course in wonder

Starts: 18 Apr 2019

Trees, forests and the natural world are central in the stories of the life of the Buddha and his journey towards awakening. We know the Buddha has…

New Zealand Men's Order Retreat

Starts: 6 Jul 2019

open to members of the Triratna Buddhist Order Please join us at Sudarshanaloka this July for the New Zealand Men's Order Retreat. Starting…

National Men's Order Weekend

Starts: 12 Jul 2019

open to members of the Triratna Buddhist Order An opportunity for Order members to meet in large numbers for collective Dharma practice. This…

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…

Beginners meditation retreat

Starts: 7 Nov 2019

Cultivating a calm and positive mind This retreat is an introduction to both the Mindfulness of Breathing and the Metta Bhavana meditation pracitices…

Working in Nature at Sudarshanaloka

Starts: 6 Dec 2019

Giving back to the land These working in nature weekends have become a regular part of our annual program. They offer an opportunity to engage with…