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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

Rustic Paradise

"My name is Cameron Brown and I love spending time at the Richmond Community Gardens. I didn't know about it until Anzac day this year at Avebury house. We went for a walk and discovered this amazing...

Date 2021-04-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Vino FIno

Entrance to Vino Fino wine shop on Durham Street South.~~~~~~"Open under lockdown. Entry conditions on Cellarmans blackboard." - Contributor's note.

Date 2021-09-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Beautiful Spanish Bluebell

"This Spanish bluebell was taken in photo by me in a place called Riccarton Bush. I've never realised there was even a Native forest in Riccarton, because it looked so busy with cars every time. There...

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

Tall tree with lens flare

"A massive, Refreshing tree with lens flare. A lens flare is a circle or a few appearing when taking photos in sunlight." - Contributor's note.

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

Tall tree surrounded by other trees

"Was taken looking up at the sky at Riccartion Bush." - Contributor's note.

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

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

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

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

Palm Sunday (Hosaena)

Palm Sunday (ሆሳዕና), the celebration of the 8th Sunday during the Great Lent fasting period leading into the Holy Week. The palm branches represent the pepole of Jerusalem who welcomed Jesus.

Date 2021-04-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection St Gebriel Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church collection

Holy Water

Timket (Epiphany) is the celebration of Jesus' baptism in the River Jordan. Celebrated at Macfarlane Park, this is the ritual of blessing the holy water by the four priests in our church.

Date 2021-04-17
Format Video
Resource Type Moving Image
Collection St Gebriel Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church collection