Legend, Myths and Origins

The Mysterious Hoon Phayon of Luang Phor Sang-Nga

In the 21st century, locating a Phra Geji Ajarn well-versed in such knowledge of creating…

What is Hoon Phayon?

Have you ever dreamed of summoning and controlling your own legion of minions, ever-ready and…

Khun Paen and his Arsenal of Weapons

In the annals of Thai literature, there exists a poem detailing the exploits of Khun…

Khun Paen – A folk tale which spawned the famous amulets of Mahasaneh

“Khun Chang Khun Paen” is a famous folk tale from Thailand, but debate rages on about whether these were factual accounts, or simply legend, as it contains accounts of people flying through the air astride spirits, and summoning lightning and thunder from thin air. Certain elements of the story, however, are rooted in truth, involving real historical figures.

Mai MongKon – The Placement Of Auspicious Plants In The Living Quarters for Fengshui

Many cultures in Asia believe that placing certain plants in appropriate locations will increase the…

Mai Mongkon – Harnessing Auspicious Energy For Construction Projects

Many countries in Asia hold a common belief that land due to development is often inhabited by the entities and spirits of ages past. These may consist of local deities tied to the earth, Mahoraga, or other spiritual beings.

The Dark Necromancy Spells of Thailand

In the world of sorcery there exist certain spells with a morbid bent. They require…

What is DinSorPhong?

Amulet collectors would have noticed an interesting detail on certain amulets. There is a spot…

Buddhaguna, Dhammaghuna, Sanghaguna

Verses of Veneration for the Three Jewels – Thai: Botsuad Puttakoon, Thammakoon, Sangkakoon

Mae Nang Phim by Luang Pu Up, Wat Thong Sai temple

Mae Nang Phim by Luang Pu Up, of Wat Thong Sai temple is considered by…