Story: Diverse religions

Mahamudra centre, Colville

Mahamudra centre, Colville

This stupa (shrine) sits in the grounds of the Mahamudra retreat centre, near Colville in the Coromandel. Mahamudra is a Tibetan Buddhist centre, set up in 1981 by the Tibetan lamas Thubten Yeshe and Kyabje Thubten Zopa Rinpoche.

Using this item

The Mahamudra Centre

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Paul Morris, 'Diverse religions - Forms of Buddhism', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 July 2024)

Story by Paul Morris, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 12 Jul 2018