In Tribute to a Great Master – Ajarn Gaew Jantr


Sad News now about one of Central Thailands most popular Sak Yant Masters Passing – Ajarn Gaew Jantr (Bang Sue) sadly passed away on the 22nd February at 3:00 a.m. in the morning. He was aged 53 years, two months and sixteen days old. The location of his Funeral pyre is Wat Machimandtigaram (Wat Noi) and was held on the 28th of February 2554 BE. The chanting of the Abhidhamma was held at 21:00 hours and the last words to his Looksit were read out to the congregation. The dates for the 50, 100 day and rod nam songkran ceremonies will be given as well as the tenth of December being announced as the remembrance day for Ajarn Gaew Jantr.

May we all offer some of the fruits of merits to Sak Yant Master Ajarn Gaew Jantr and offer our respect and remembrance of his great works. His legend lives on in the hearts of his Looksit, and those who knew him, and his name will remain forever in the annals of Sak Yant History, for his role in maintaining the Thai Brahmanic traditions and the Ruesi Dtamnan, and promoting the Buddha Sasana with his Merits. Ajarn Gaew was President of the Chom Rom Kon Rak Por Gae (Por Gae Lovers society).