Mahamudra Centre will be closed for our annual winter break
19 July - 16 August 2021

You can still register for any of our spring/summer programs - just make a note of your accommodation preference on the booking form and we will get back to you after 16 August. We have ample availability for all retreats so please rest assured that your place will be confirmed!

We look forward to welcoming you again soon!

Mahamudra Centre for Universal Unity is a Buddhist Retreat center, offering visitors opportunities to reflect, meditate, listen to teachings, practice and actualize the authentic teachings of the Buddha.

Visit our events calendar page for a summary of our meditation retreats and other events.

When there is no group retreat going on, visitors are welcome to drop in for our daily meditations (8.30-9am) in the Gompa, stroll around our gardens, or stay a bit longer as a guest making use of our accommodation options.

Our Universal Unity Shop is located in the Main House. Open 10am to 5pm daily. Drop in!

View our latest newsletter here.

Copy of Whitianga Meditation(3)

Online Offerings...

Understanding Karma

2pm – 3:30pm Tuesdays in September (7th, 14th, 21st, 28th)

Retreats up Next....

Copy of Nyung Nay Retreat

28 June - 1 July, 30 June - 3 July, 2-5 July, 4-7 July, 6-9 July, 8-11 July, 10-13 July, 12-15 July

Copy of Healing the Heart series (2)

3-5 Sept, 1-3 Oct, 12-14 Nov 2021

September Silent Retreat

17-22 September, 2021

Hedwig Oct

8-10 October, 2021

October LamRIm Retreat

22 - 27 October, 2021

Teachings on the Heart Sutra

26 - 28 November, 2021

January Silent Retreat

3 - 10 January, 2022

January Lamrim retreat

14 - 21 January, 2022


4-7 February, 2022

Guru Puja with Tsog 

4pm 17th August; 4pm 1st September; 4pm 16th September, 10am 1st October, 4pm 15th October; 4pm 31st October; 4pm 14th November; 10am 29th November


Tara Puja

4pm 14th September; 4pm 13th October; 10am 12th November


Medicine Buddha Puja

4pm 12th August, 4pm 6th September; 4pm 20th October, 4pm 19th November

Everyone is welcome to join and all practices are offered on a donation basis. You can also make offerings or sponsor a puja to benefit your friends and family (see our prayers and pujas page for details)

Other services

Spiritual Support

Currently we have Venerable Thubten Khadro visiting Mahamudra. Venerable Khadro is a qualified NZ Buddhist Hospice and Healthcare Chaplain, the NZ Buddhist Council and while here at Mahamudra Centre is available to those in need. If you wish to meet with her please complete an enquiry form providing as much information as possible.

Cross Organisational Support and Services

Like-minded organizations and groups can also rent our facilities. You do not have to be a Buddhist to visit or participate in activities – everyone is welcome! For more information please complete an enquiry form

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Mahamudra Centre for Universal Unity is a Tibetan Buddhist centre located in Coromandel, New Zealand. It is a registered charitable trust and is affiliated with the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition (FPMT), a worldwide network of over 150 Buddhist centres, projects and services.

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