Mai Tao and Mai Kru

‘Mai Tao’ or kayu tongkat  and ‘Mai Kru’ or kayu guru  is popularize by Ven. LP Kron of Wat Bangseet. Ven. LP or Archan of ‘Samnak Khao Or’ or Khao Or lineage must have a few requisites before being appointted as Chief Abbot, Mai Tao is one of them. By right, Mai Tao from some Ven. LPs…

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Takrut Dok Mai Thong (Golden Lotus)

  Takrut Dok Mai Thong is endowed 5 great ability other than protection; Maha Sanae (ability to attract opposite sex), Maha Metta (ability of great loving kindness), Maha Niyom (ability of great popularity influence), Klaew Kard (ability to avoid dangers or misfortunes) and Ka Khai (ability to enhance business and selling). This common piece of takrut (photo above) is hand…

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Kalama Sutta

In many of my dhamma discussions with my Teacher I have often heard him mentioning about Kalama Sutta. He always tell me in Buddhism there’s no hearsay, one does not need to follow traditions or rituals. We must have “panna” or wisdom when it comes to learning and understanding. An example he shared with me…

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The Sign of Death

THE SIGN OF DEATH Phra Rajsuddhinanamongkol March 14, 1989      There can be some sign that signifies death. We all have to die and we certainly can’t avoid it. However, people who believe in ‘nimitta of death’ can somehow postpone it. (Nimitta = Sign, portent, mental image). If you do not believe in this nimitta,…

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