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Buddha Statue at entrance

This is a buddha statue outside of the premises of Samadhi Buddhist Vihara. It was offered by the Thai Buddhist Community during the opening ceremony of the former vihara premises in Springs Road 2010...

Date 2021-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Main Buddha statue in Dhamma hall

This is the main iconic buddha statue reside inside the Samadhi Buddhist Vihara Dhamma hall. This was offered to the vihara in October 2002 by one of the devoted family who was residing in...

Date 2021-07-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Prayer hut at Samadhi Buddhist Vihara

The three meditation huts (prayer huts) are located in the Samadhi Buddhist Vihara which helps devotees to find inner peace and calm and is conducive to develop wisdom. The huts are located at the...

Date 2021-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

The interior of the synagogue (בית כנסת)

The interior of Beth-El Synagogue showing the bimah (בימה), the platform from which the Torah (תורה) is read, in the foreground, and the Ark, which houses the Sefer Torah (ספר תורה), a handwritten...

Date 2021-05-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Hebrew Congregation collection

The Ark

The Ark inside the synagogue (בית כנסת) which houses the Sefer Torah (ספר תורה).

Date 2021-05-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Hebrew Congregation collection

Mezuzah (מזוזה)

A mezuzah (מזוזה), a case which houses the shema (שמע), a prayer, written on a parchment scroll. The mezuzah is fixed to the right side of the doorpost of the main entrance to the synagogue. This is...

Date 2021-06-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Hebrew Congregation collection

Venerable Metteyya Thero

Venerable Dunuvila Metteyya Thero (Bhante Metteyya) is one of the co-founders of Samadhi Buddhist Vihara. He is currently the chief incumbent of Waikato Compassion Meditation Centre, Hamilton, New...

Date 2021-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Venerable Metteyya Thero

Venerable Dunuvila Metteyya Thero (Bhante Metteyya) is one of the co-founders of Samadhi Buddhist Vihara. He is currently the chief incumbent of Waikato Compassion Meditation Centre, Hamilton, New...

Date 2021-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Bodhi tree sapling from 2019 to 2021

The Bodhi tree sapling arrived at Samadhi Buddhist Vihara in Rolleston in 2019. The picture shows the growth of the Bo tree from 2019 to 2021.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

A cool tree

"Caught this cool looking tree in Mona Vale, beside the tennis courts." - Contributor's note.

Date 2021-10-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Italian Festival - Mediterranean Food Company 20th Anniversary poster

"Poster in Cashel Street promoting the Italian Festival held to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Mediterranean Food Company. The festival was held on Saturday 9 October 2021 at 322 Tuam Street." -...

Date 2021-10-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Fiat 500s at Mediterranean Food Company

"Vintage Fiat 500s parked at the Mediterranean Food Company on the occasion of the Italian Festival held to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Mediterranean Food Company." - Contributor's note.

Date 2021-10-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

St Margaret's Presbyterian Church under construction

Construction plans for the rebuild of St Margaret's Presbyterian Church in Farrington Avenue, Bishopdale. The original church building was badly damaged in a fire in May 2016.

Date 2021-10-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Building site of St Margaret's Presbyterian Church

"Building site of the new St Margaret's Presbyterian Church in Farrington Avenue, Bishopdale. The original church building was badly damaged in a fire in May 2016." - Contributor's note.

Date 2021-10-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt