Everyone Welcome

We are a Buddhist temple built in 1982, and we are at the service of the community. Come and pray with the monks, attend our special events or just spend a quiet moment in front of our Buddha Statue. You are going to experience an internal moment of peace and joy.

What We Offer

We gather to make our commitment to become free from suffering, help people with their spiritual growth and provide a safe and friendly space for nurturing holistic well-being.

Ongoing Programs

Retreats

Special Events

Beginners’ Classes

World Peace
This uplifting class includes a short teaching session, guided meditations and inspiring prayers.
Sunday 10.30 - 11.45am
This class is free.
Kids’ Club
Family fun with meditations, games, stories, and activities. Children will be gently guided in relaxing meditations.
Sunday 10.30 - 11.45am
Class fee: $4
Daily
FREE 15 minute meditation in the Temple. Everyone is welcome to join these free 15 minute guided meditations.
Every day at 12.30pm and 2pm
This class is free.

Abbot & Monks

Several monks reside at Great Lotus. Their exact number depends on the current events or activities: Buddhist rites and Thai culture ceremonies. Occasionally, monks are invited to do the blessing outside of their temple - at private residences or businesses.

Donations

This Temple is self-supporting through your donations alone. Your contributions allow the Temple to continue its programs and outreach.

Temple Building Fund – the target is NZ$500,000

We are in the process of building a new cafeteria.

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Temple Building Fund – the target is NZ$500,000

We are in the process of building a new cafeteria.

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Upcoming Events

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