Retreating into the forest

I see you Piwakawaka, tiny warrior of the sacred forest, child of Tane, nimble and swift. Guardian of the hidden realms, appearing from nowhere,…

Posted by Karunajoti on 21 April 2022

May at Sudarshanaloka

During the month of May the Sudarshanaloka community will be working on various projects on the land that will be of much benefit to retreatants,…

Posted by Karunajoti on 7 April 2022

Public ordinations at Sudarshanaloka

Yesterday was a very auspicous day at Sudarshanaloka with the public ordination of four women during their month long ordination retreat here. …

Posted by Karunajoti on 2 April 2022

Solitary retreats

Some of the finest resources that Sudarshanaloka has to offer are our solitary retreat cabins. These have been purpose built to create conducive…

Posted by Karunajoti on 24 March 2022

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