Definition of the Thai Buddha Monks:

  • •หลวงพี่ or "LUANG PHI" is classified for a young monk.
  • •หลวงพ่อ or "LUANG PHO / LUANG PHOR" is classified for a middle aged monk.
  • •หลวงปู่ or "LUANG PU / LUANG POO" is classified for a old renowned monk.
  • •หลวงตา or "LUANG TA" ( classified for becoming a monk at older age ) is less respectful that "LUANG PHO / LUANG PHOR".
  • •หลวงเถระ or "LUANG THERA" is classified for a man being a monk for 10 years.

Famous Thai Buddha Monks

Luang Poo Suk Gesaroh
02. Luang Poo Yiam
03. Luang Phor Pae
04. Luang Phor Pahn
05. Luang Phor Tae
06. Luang Poo Toh Itatsuwannoh
07. Somdej Pra Sangkarat Pae Wat Suttat
08. Tahn Jow Koon Noh
09. Luang Phor Koon
10. Luang Poo Waen
11. Luang Phor Kasem Kemagoh
12. Luang Phor Prom Wat Chong Kae
13. Phra Krubah Seewichai
14. Location of Temples

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Luang Phor Pae

Wat Phikulthong, Singburi - Luang Phor Pae
Luang Phor Pae has passed away on 10th Feb'99 (2542) in his age of 94.

Luang Por Pae was 11 years old, he studied Pali from Pra Ah Jahn Pan and Pra Ah Jahn Pom at Wat Pigoontorng. When he was 14 years old, he went to Bangkok to studied Pali under Pra Ah Jahn Som who was a Cambodian monk at Wat Chanasongkahm. Luang Por Paeat the age of 16 years, returned to Wat Piggontorng and became a novice monk, after which he went to Wat Chaanasongkahm to further his learning in advanced Pali until the age of 22 years old.

Luang Phor Pae was ordained as a monk at the age of 22 years old at Wat Pigoontorng. Pra Mongkontipmunee (Bangkok) was he preceptor and Pra Kroo Sittidet was his Dhamma teacher.

In year BE2474, he became the abbot of Wat Pigoontorng. He re-built Wat Pigoontorng from a old and ruined temple to now, a beautiful and well-known temple in Singburi as well as in Thailand.

Luang Phor Pae created and chanted the first amulets in BE2482 to raise fund for re-building the temple. Luang Por See of Wat Praphrang helped Luang Phor Pae to create the first batch of amulets; Pra Glee Bua and Waen Chaai Ying (Man Woman Ring).

From that time onwards, Luang Phor Pae became well-known as a monk who was very good in making amulet until the present days. Luang Phor Pae amulets are good and well proven, many experiences from people who wear his amulets claimed that his amulets give protection and metta to the wearers. His amulets are very popular in Thailand and also in overseas.

Luang Phor Pae had chanted almost a hundreds batches of amulets. Some batches are expensive and difficult to find and some batches are of average price.

Until now, Luang Phor Pae amulets and statues, every batches and every moulds in the future would be hard to find because Luang Phor Pae has already passed away and the price of his amulets would be high.

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