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Rolleston volunteer firefighters

Female volunteer firefighters who have just passed their voluntary firefighters course and have started work as part of the Rolleston Voluntary Fire Brigade. Pictured are, from left, Daphne Cowan...

Date 1991-06-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

A close up view of five-year-old trees at Rolleston

Newspaper caption: Afforestation in Canterbury.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Ploughman's Grill at the Rolleston Tavern

Interior and exterior views of the Ploughman's Grill at the Rolleston Tavern on Main South Road.

Date 1981-10-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sil programme for children in 2017

Venerable Makuldeniye Somarathana Thero conducted the Sil Programme for children organised by the Sri Lankan Language and Cultural School in 2017. The Sinhala word "Sil" is derived from the Pali...

Date 2017
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Venerable Geshe Nyima Dorjee Thero

Venerable Geshe Nyima Dorjee Thero from the Tibetan Buddhist centre Phen Day Dhargyey Ling and Thai Buddhist monk, Phramaha Sudchai Caruwanno, attending the Katina Ceremony held at Samadhi Buddhist...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Class with Venerable Tenzin Thero

Venerable Tenzin Thero conducting dhamma session for children in English medium organised by the Sri Lankan Language and Culture School in 2017. Mrs. Kalyani Padukkage Coordinator, Dhamma School is...

Date 2017
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
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Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Karaduwa (කරඩුව) and Uduwiyan (උඩු වියන්)

A lay devotee carrying a karaduwa (කරඩුව) while four men hold a uduwiyan (උඩු වියන්). They are preparing to partake in Katina Perahera at Samadhi Buddhist Vihara.

Date 2020
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Flower decorations (මල් සැරසිලි) and uduwiyan (උඩු වියන්)

Children holding flower decorations (මල් සැරසිලි) and Buddhist flags in the Katina Perahera procession at Samadhi Buddhist Vihara. Behind them are men carrying an uduwiyan (උඩු වියන්)

Date 2018
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Buddhist devotee with Katina robe holder

A lay Buddhist devotee carrying the Katina robe holder (රන් සිවි ගෙය) while four men hold a uduwiyan (උඩු වියන්) as part of the Katina Perahera procession held at Samadhi Buddhist Vihara.

Date 2017
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Procession with Buddhist flags

Children holding the Buddhist fag and flower decorations (මල් සැරසිලි) as lay devotees pass by in the Katina Perahera procession at Samadhi Buddhist Vihara.

Date 2018
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection

Holder of Katina robe (රන් සිවි ගෙය)

Katina robe holder (රන් සිවි ගෙය) and robes (චීවර) in preparation for the Katina Perahera held at Samadhi Buddhist Vihara.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Samadhi Buddhist Vihara collection