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Sudarshanaloka Retreat Center

Address: Victoria Road Tararu Valley   Thames Coromandel 3500
Tradition: Non-Sectarian
Affiliation: mixed
Phone: 07 8685340
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Main Contact: Satyananda  Email  (Phone: 078685341)
Teacher: Sangharakshita  
Notes and Events:

Our Retreat Center hosts many varied retreats, workshops and courses with a Buddhist focus and is available for hire by like minded groups.

We also have beautiful self contact retreat cabins available for long or short stays.

Please see our website for up in coming events.

Te Moata Retreat Centre

Address: 180 Paul Road   Tairua Coromandel 3544
Tradition: Non-Sectarian
Phone: 021744503
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Manager: Lorraine Rastorfer  Email  (Phone: 021744503)
Manager: Jessie Birss  Email  (Phone: 647 8688798)
Main Contact: Jessie Birss  Email  (Phone: 07 8688798)
Notes and Events:

Te Moata hosts a range of mindfulness retreats, many with a Buddhist focus. Our centre is available for hire.

We have a regular Sangha night, 6-8: 30 pm Thursdays, please email to confirm your attendance. 

We also have cottages and cabins available for stays, between retreats.

Please see our website for upcoming events and subscribe to our newsletter. 

Trashi Ganden Choepel Ling

Address: 40 Waverley Avenus  Glenfield, North Shore, Auckland Auckland 0629
Tradition: Vajrayana, Tibetan, Gelukpa
Affiliation: Emaho Foundation, Arizona
Phone: 09 444 8886
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Main Contact: Shiong-Ming Low  Email  
Spiritual Director: ZaChoeje Rinpoche  Email  
Notes and Events:

TRASHI GANDEN CHOEPEL LING is a Tibetan Buddhist Centre from the Gelug Tradition and is based in Auckland, New Zealand.

This centre is established to provide Buddhist teachings, practices, meditations and spiritual support.

Trashi Ge Phel Ling Buddhist Centre

Address: 20/42 Main Road   Tawa/Wellington Wellington 5028
Tradition: Mahayana, Gelugpa
Affiliation: Trashi Gomang Auckland
Phone: 021-263-5920
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Centre Co-ordinator: Sheryn Elborn  Email  
Programme Co-ordinator: Paul Jacobsen  Email  (Phone: (04) 977 5696)
Teacher: Geshe Dhonam  
Main Contact: Sheryn Elborn  Email  
Spiritual Director: Geshe Dhonam  Email  
Notes and Events:

Practice every Wednesday

Chenreizig practice and Meditation alternating weekly

Lama teachings for a full weekend every two months, announced by email, facebook and website.

Trashi Ge Phel Ling Tibetan Buddhist Centre

Address: Postal:2/17 Brougham St,Mt Victoria Physical address: The Esplanade, Island Bay Wellington   Wellington
Tradition: Vajrayana, Gelugpa established by Khensur Thapkhey Rinpoche
Affiliation: Trashi Gomang, Auckland. Drepung Monastery,India
Phone: 064 4 8033384 or 064 4 9775696
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Main Contact: Pam Englert  Email  (Phone: 064 4 8033384))
Teacher: Geshe Dhonam  
Spiritual Director: Paul Jacobsen Khensur Thabkhey Rinpoche  Email  (Phone: 064 4 9775696))
Notes and Events:

We meet  for Gadan lha Gyema practice at 7pm every Wednesday. Our teacher lives in Auckland, and comes to Wellington to teach us several times each year. We hold dharma discussions with Celia Smith via webcam every second Tuesday. We also have a discussion group every second Sunday. We do Tsog, Tara, Guru and Medicine Buddha pujas. New people are welcomed.
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Vimutti Buddhist Forest Monastery

Address: 750 Paparata Road Bombay 2343   Auckland
Tradition: Theravada, Ajahn Chah Thai Forest Tradition
Affiliation: Auckland Theravada Buddhist Association
Phone: (09) 236 6816
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Spiritual Director: Ajahn Chandako  Email  (Phone: (09) 236 6816)
Notes and Events:

Vimutti Buddhist Monastery offers the opportunity for people to partake in the daily life of a forest monastery. Vimutti is located in the beautiful countryside south of Auckland, New Zealand. Visitors are welcome to stay for varying lengths of time.

Waikato Compassion Meditation Centre

Address: 436 D, Holland Road,   Eureka 3286
Tradition: Theravada, Sinhalese and English
Phone: +64 78592180
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Teacher: Bhante Metteyya/ Ven. Tenzin Chosang  
Spiritual Director: Bhante Metteyya Dunuvila  Email  (Phone: 021 2592747)
Notes and Events:

The Hamilton Buddhist Vihara or Waikato Compassion Buddhist Vihara established in 2001 with the guidance and patronage of most venerable Butavatte Saranankara Nayaka Thero. Malaysian Buddhists living in Malaysia sponsored the establishment. Sri Lankans and Malaysians living in Hamilton and New Zealand on whole supported the Buddhist Vihara.

Afterward the vihara is continuing with the patronage of Bhante Metteyya with the wider supports of Sri Lankan Buddhists living in Hamilton, bay of plenty and Auckland. It is also having help and supports of Venerable Tenzin Chosang with the local Kiwi community and various ethnicity. The vihara is holding the Theravada tradition. Venerable Tenzin Chosang who ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist monk, contribute a lot to the centre. The Buddhist vihara is open for all.

Wangapeka Retreat Centre

Address: RD 2 Wakefield, Nelson, NZ   Nelson
Tradition: Non-Sectarian, Buddhist Charitable Trust
Affiliation: Wangapeka Educational Trust we are affiliated worldwide to groups and retreat centres established by Namgyal Rinpoché
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Contact: Michael Elliot  
Notes and Events:

Welcome to the Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre, owned and operated by the Wangapeka Educational Trust. We are located in the foothills of the Southern Alps overlooking the Wangapeka River, about an hour and a half drive SW of Nelson, New Zealand.

Wangapeka is a place to study and deepen the process of Buddhadharma, the teaching of Compassion and Awareness.

Our Centre is available for individual healing and meditation retreats. Group activities cover topics such as Meditation, Healing, Therapy, Art and Craft work and various types of Body work. Courses range from weekends to courses three months in length.

Wellington Buddhist Centre

Address: 6 Broomhedge Street   Mt Cook Wellington
Tradition: Non-Sectarian, Triratna Buddhist Community
Affiliation: Triratna Buddhist Community
Phone: 022 302 3356
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Notes and Events:

 A contemporary approach to Buddhism

Drop In Nights - every Tuesday 7pm - 9.30pm.

Wellington Insight Meditation Community

Address: P.O. Box 6626   Wellington Wellington 6041
Tradition: Theravada, Insight Meditation
Phone: (04) 389 9465
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Main Contact: Mary Duignan  Email  (Phone: (04) 389 9465)
Notes and Events:

Wellington Insight Meditation Community Te Puaki Marama is a group that offers an open space which emphasises individual inquiry and a big hearted attitude to both formal practice and our meetings as a group.


Whanganui Interbeing Sangha

Address:   Whanganui Manawatu-Wanganui
Tradition: Non-Sectarian, Thich Nhat hanh
Phone: 06 347 7492
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Main Contact: Clare Fearnley  (Phone: 06 347 7492)
Notes and Events:

This small Sangha meets weekly to practice mindfulness together.

Zen Affiliate of Christchurch, Zenz Garden City

Address: The Opawa Zendo 4 Kennedy Place Hillsborough Christchurch   Hillsborough Christchurch 8022
Tradition: Mahayana, ZEN, Mountains & Rivers Order
Affiliation: Mountains and Rivers Order of Zen Buddhism
Phone: (03) 981-9171
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Contact: Steve Ingram  Email  (Phone: (03) 981-9171)
Spiritual Director: Abbot Geoffrey Shugen Arnold, Sensei  
Notes and Events:

Garden City Zenz is based at the Opawa Zendo, a purpose-built facility. There are three regular meditation (zazen) sessions each week.

Tuesday: 7.30-8.45pm (beginners start at 6.45pm and should phone in advance)
Friday: 6.00-7.10am
Sunday: 7.00-9.15pm

We also hold regular half-day and full-day sits (zazenkai), as well as monthly question-and-answer sessions with the Zen teachers and seniors of the Mountains and Rivers Order (MRO).

In January each year one of the MRO teachers leads a set of public talks, workshops and retreats held in the Christchurch area. A further week-long meditation intense (sesshin) led by an MRO senior monastic is offered in the Nelson region in July. Information on these events can be obtained by contacting any of the regional sitting groups

Zen Affiliate of Wellington (Zenz Wellington), MRO

Address: Kaizen Academy (Seido Karate Wellington) 223 Thorndon Quay (above Resene Paints)   Thorndon Wellington
Tradition: Mahayana, Zen, Soto and Rinzai, Mountains and Rivers Order of Zen Buddhism.
Affiliation: Society of Mountains and Rivers, Mountains and Rivers Order of Zen Buddhism
Phone: (04) 977 6460
E-mail: (see associated website)
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Sensei: Geoffrey Shugen Arnold  
Sensei: Konrad Ryushin Marchaj  
Main Contact: Rachel Stockwell  (Phone: (04) 977-6460)
Spiritual Director: John Daido Loori, Roshi  Email  
Notes and Events:

We meet every Tuesday night at 8 pm for zazen.  Beginners are welcome - instruction given.  Please telephone for further information on the Tuesday evening schedule and other group activities.

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