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Donations for Luang Phor Koon exceed 18 million Baht

On May 20th, 2015, even more followers attended the religious ceremony for Luang Phor Koon. These included former Prime Minister of Thailand, Mr. Abhisit Vejjajiva, Pol. Gen. Pracha Promnok, former Deputy Prime Minister, Mr. Sanoh Thienthong, Former Minister of Interior, and Mr. Nadech Kugimiya, a famous actor.

It is estimated that nearly 100,000 followers attended today’s event. The sum donated money between May 17th and 20th, 2015 was 18,742,000 Thai Baht. Donations can be made through:

1)    Bank account : Luang Phor Koon Parisuttho Foundation

                                     Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University Foundation

                                     Bank account number: 793-300199-9

                                     Current Account, The Siam Commercial Bank, Khon Kaen University Complex Center Sub Branch

                                           

2)    Bank account :  Luang Phor Koon Parisuttho Foundation

                                      Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University Foundation

                                      Bank account number: 631-3-50022-2

                                      Current Account, Bangkok Bank, Tesco Lotus Khon Kaen Branch

3)    Bank account :  Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University

                                      Luang Phor Koon Parisuttho Foundation

                                      Bank account number: 438-0-00119-1

                                      Current Account, Krungsri Bank, Khon Kaen University Branch

The donated money during Luang Phor Koon’s religious ceremony will be used to cover the expenses incurred during the ceremony. The money left over from the event will be used to help sick monks receiving medical services at the Monk Ward of Srinagarind Hospital. The donated money will be strictly utilized according to Luang Phor Koon’s will.

Merit making and Abhidhamma prayer for Luang Phor Koon will be held until Saturday, May 24th, 2015 at Golden Jubilee Convention Hall, Khon Kaen University.







 

Written by Bussarin Udomsap
Editorial board: Assoc. Prof. Supat Sinawat, Mrs. Duangsamorn Chankwang, Miss Karen Gail Welker,
The Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University

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