Samadhi Buddhist Vihara
Christchurch, New Zealand
Samadhi Buddhist Vihara was established in 2002 in Christchurch, the main city of the south island of New Zealand. Being the main Sri Lankan based Buddhist temple in the south island, Samadhi Buddhist Vihara provides its services to the Sri Lankan Buddhist community living not only in Christchurch, but to those who live as far as Dunedin and Invercargill.About Our Vihara
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.
Buddhism has a history of 2600 years, and is based on the teachings of Lord Buddha.Learn More
We conducts classes for young Sri Lankans of age between 4 and 14 years old.Learn More
Several monks reside at Samdhi Buddhist Vihara. 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.Read More