Men's ordination training retreat

Starts: 8 Jul 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…

Meeting the lotus-born guru

Starts: 23 Jul 2022

Padmasambhava practice retreat O my own immediate precious guru, abiding within the lotus of my heart. Join Dhiraprabha and Khemayogini for a week…

Men's Order Nissaya

Starts: 6 Aug 2022

For men ordained within the last five years The Nissaya period is the first five years of your Order life. At ordination, we take up new practises,…

Rainy Season Retreat

Starts: 14 Aug 2022

Following the tradition of the Buddha and his disciples Traditionally this is a time of year where mist and rain prevails at Sudarshanaloka. The…

Awakening the Unlimited Heart

Starts: 3 Sep 2022

The four brahma viharas This annual retreat will explore the Buddha's teaching on the cultivation of positive emotion and emotional awareness as…

Entering into simplicity

Starts: 16 Sep 2022

A retreat for newcomers Step into the elemental beauty of Sudarshanaloka Retreat Centre in the Coromandel hills, and a simple programme of…

Searching for the elephant's tracks

Starts: 23 Sep 2022

An intensive meditation retreat looking further into the nature of mind To desire something other than just this immediate present awareness, is…

Living Nature

Starts: 8 Dec 2022

Embodying the elements at Sudarshanaloka Sometimes deep in the emerald forest where fantails dance and disappear, self dissolves through sunlight…

Mandala of Greater Uselessness

Starts: 24 Dec 2022

Simplicity over the Xmas / New Year periods A simple daily programme of meditation and Buddhist ritual over the Christmas and New Year periods at…