Amida upgrade is complete!

I'm sitting at my desk in Amida at Sudarshanaloka with a wonderful view out over the bush clad valley to the Firth of Thames beyond. Last night as I…

Posted by Karunajoti on 13 March 2022

Sudarshanaloka management team's new policy regarding retreat gatherings in the near future

The Sudarshanaloka management team wishes to share our new policy regarding retreat gatherings in the near future As a team we touched in with our…

Posted by Karunajoti on 24 November 2021

Karunajoti joins the Sudarshanaloka community

During the extaordinary times we're experiencing in Aotearoa I was so grateful to finally be able to make the move from Auckland to Sudarshanaloka in…

Posted by Karunajoti on 3 November 2021

Fire up the Dharma fundraising appeal

A fundraising appeal to install central heating in our retreat house.

Posted by Akasamati on 5 April 2021

Sudarshanaloka and the Beyul tradition

At the age of nineteen, while studying scroll painting in Katmandhu, Ian Baker became fascinated with the Tibetan Buddhist stories of beyuls: remote…

Posted by Ratnavyuha on 28 December 2019