The Eminent Monks at Wat Thep NoraSingh
Address: 182, Moo. 13, Tambon Sawai Jik, Ampur Muang, Changwat Buriram.
182 หมู่ที่13 ตำบลสวายจีก อำเภอเมือง จังหวัดบุรีรัมย์
In Thailand, there are two main subsets of monkhood; Mahanikai
Luang Pu Puang Thammasaro and Wat ThepNoraSingh
Luang Pu Puang
Luang Pu was able to speak many languages; Thai, Cambodian, Laos and Pasar Suai
Young Sammanen Puang
Sammanen Puang left the sangha after a few years to take care of his father, who had fallen gravely ill. When he was 20 years old, Nai Puang
He left his old life behind after a few years and moved to Changwat Prachinburi
It was during this period, that he met Phra Ajarn Plong Asokoh
Next, Luang Phor travelled to the border area of Ampur Kap Choeng, Changwat Surin
In B.E. 2527, Luang Phor Puang became the Zhao Awat of Wat Boon Gerd
Luang Phor was known for his adeptness with healing herbs. One of his sons developed a mental ailment, and Luang Phor was able to cure him using nothing but herbs. Words spread about this and people came to Luang Phor to seek treatment from their illnesses and ailments. Many felt indebted to him after he healed them, and stayed on as his disciples and students.
The temple created the first batch of amulets in 17th March, B.E. 2551 to raise funds for a new Sala
Luang Phor Rom Wiriyathammo
Luang Phor Rom is renowned as one of the most outstanding disciples of Luang Pu Puang. He was born on 20th April B.E. 2509 at Barn Sarapee
Luang Phor Rom had a profound love for learning, and completed NakTam Aek
As Luang Pu Puang is advancing in age, Luang Phor Rom has taken over all the administration and operations of the temple, as well as attending to the needs of the devotees who arrived at the temple seeking help. Some of them suffer from Khunsai MonDum
Luang Phi Teung Panyatharo
Luang Phi was born on Friday, 23rd May B.E. 2523. Luang Phi Teung
He was the disciple of Luang Pu Hong Prompanyo
Services in the Temple
- Rod NamMon– giving blessings by flicking holy water onto devotees
- Arb NamMon– showering of holy water to clear bad luck and give auspiciousness
- Sadorkror Tor Chatah– improving your general luck and astrological disposition
- Tutoring in VipassanaMeditation (they provide free accommodation and classes for meditation students)
The services are available to people from all walks of life, to bring them benefit and happiness. It is beneficial for people who seek to turn their life around, to seek blessings to gain what they wished for, as well as to learn meditation, which will ultimately bring them peace of mind and understand the teachings of Buddhism.
May all devotees be happy and free from suffering!