Tens of thousands attend merit making ceremony to commemorate 100th day of Luang Phor Koon’s death

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KHON KAEN, 31 August 2015  – Disciples of the late revered monk, Luang Phor Koon, organized a merit making ceremony in Khon Kaen marking the 100th day of the abbot’s death, with more than 30,000 people taking part.

The event, which was on the second and final day, was held at Mitraphab Auditorium of the Faculty of Medicine in Khon Kaen University. A large number of disciples, members of the general public, and monks from all over the northeastern region attended the event.

The Faculty of Medicine also granted the permission to monks and lay disciples to pay respect to the body of the late abbot, which was donated to the Faculty for anatomical study by medical students, according to his will.