Miracle monk that lived till 109 years old
Born on 15 April B.E. 2437 at Baan Jaan district, Srisaket province to farmer parents. He was a novice monk at the age of 14 and practiced Buddhism under the guidance of Phra Acharn Sida, the abbot of Wat Baan Jaan before ordaining as a monk in B.E. 2460 at the age of 23.
In his life time of monkhood, Luangpu Moon traveled extensively around the region as well as neighboring countries for his forest-dwelling (Tudong) seeking great gurus who can teach him
more on Dharma and Magical practices.
He spent more than 50 years meeting many great gurus and inherited the skill of making sacred powder (Phong Itijie, Phong Puttakun, Phong Trini Singhe, Phong Patamung and Phong Maha Raj)
Especially from Phra Acharn Si Chantasiri, who was from the same linage of Somdej Phra Puttajan Toh, Wat Rakang temple. This five sacred powders were important ingredients for making effective amulets. Luangpu Moon also learned making of alloy-based amulets from Somdej Phra Sangkaraj Pae and Mitmor (Magical Knife) from Luangpu Kam and Luangpu Ngen, both teachers of Luangpor Derm Wat Nong Poh.
Below are a list of masters whom Luangpu Moon had met and learned from:
Phra Acharn Sida (preceptor)
Luangpu Mun Boritato
Luangpu Wen Suchino Wat Doi Mae Phang
Somdej Sangaraj Pae Wat Suthat
Luangpu Nak Wat Arun
Acharn Tim Wat Chianghai
Luangpu Kron Wat Bangsek (tok rajah)
Por than Klai Wat Suankan
Acharn Singh Wat Pa Sarawan
Luangpor Jak Wat Bangabao
Luangpu Kam Wat Kao Kaew (teacher of Luangpor Derm Wat Nong Poh)
Luangpor Ngen Wat Mak Plangluang (teacher of Luangpor Derm Wat Nong Poh)
Luangpor Son Wat Seangsang
Luangpor Kuay Wat Kositaram
besides the above mentioned gurus, Luangpu Moon also excelled in a very high level of wicha Akom
(magical skill) from Luangpu Dam and Luangpu Maha Peng Wat Lam Duan both are highly respected deciples of The Great Somdej Ron of Nakorn Champasak, Laos.
Amulets created by Luangpu Moon were very effective and highly sought-after by followers. Phra Luangta Maha Bua of Wat Ban tard temple once said to those who are seeking good and effective amulets to go to Luangpu Moon.
Luangpu Moon returned to Wat Baan Jaan temple in B.E. 2520 and passed away in his hut on the 11 March B.E. 2546 @0730am at the age of 109 years and 86 years with the monkhood