Commonly referred to as Luangpor Thong, Luangpor Thong Abhakaro is a Buddhist monk and teacher of Mahasati Meditation —a meditation method developed by his teacher, Luangpor Teean Jittasubho. Luangpor Teean, the Noble One. Luangpor Teean Jittasubho (birth name Phan Intapew) (), was born on 5th September , at Buhom village. Also the Thai monk Luang Por Teean taught a (more conservative) form of active meditation which in Luang Por Teean’s translated books is.

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But it was not enough to help him overcome suffering. Luang Por Thong, Huangzan, China. He told his wife ‘aunt Nohm’, ‘ you don’t have to do it, I will do it myself first’.

Vipassana liberating insight means to see clearly, to know really. Finally, he determined to start searching for the way out. When we see thought, it stops.

When we are confident in every step of practice, it is not so difficult. Death is sure thing that is in front of us.

Dhamma Teachings of Luangpor Teean

Following tradition, he was ordained as a monk at the age of twenty. At any moment when awareness is strong, the chain of thought is immediately broken. Diligent, obedient, and devout, Phan spent eighteen months there studying ancient Buddhist scripts, meditation, and magic before he disrobed to return to his home.

Luangpor Teean related how once, when he was in Laos, he accepted an invitation from a villager to take part in a ceremony where traditional chants for extending a person’s lifespan were to be performed for the villager’s mother. His father died when he was young.

When questioned about this, Luangpor elaborated: When we lose money we are sad and the mind thinks angry thoughts. Please, each of you, practice the awareness wherever you are, at home or the office, in all movements, and that will become the real morality, the real blessing. When the object arises we have confidence, and it enters into our memory in the brain and is never forgotten then on.


And the food given to it is always such a tiny amount: The method of concentration and the silent recitation of a koan is quite different from the method of developing awareness through bodily movement. When thought arises we see it, that is the important thing.

Brief Biography of Luangpor Teean | Center for Mindfulness & Insight Meditation

Being a merchant, he sailed his steamboat along the Maekhong River between Chiengkhan-Nongkai-Vientiane, or even as far as Luangprabang. Normally our mind is indifferent. We imagine in this way that monks are like bank accountants responsible for calculating the interest owed to us after we die, do we?

At that time he wanted to be able to fly, become invisible, have the celestial eye and ear, shorten the earth and be invulnerable to attacks with knives and guns, just like his uncle. The Buddha only uncovered Dhamma. Luangpor Teean CE — was one of the most remarkable teachers of Buddhist practice to appear in Asia in modern times.

Now we talk about papa “sin”. Our overriding concern to present as far as possible an exact English equivalent of Luangpor Teean’s Thai talks has resulted in a text liberally sprinkled with technical terms. He was the son of Chin and Som Intapew. Now we come to study at ourself.

But someone that knows about electricity knows how to use the switch, and the lamp lights up.

Besides he lunagpor which was a kind of tradition, he didn’t understand the real purpose of it. At night after studying, uncle would take him to do walking-meditation. The teexn thing we have to do is know the method of practice. To cure this kind of disease you have to study yourself until you really know.


His father died when he was young. Again he studied and practiced meditation with his uncle for six months. When Luang por came luangpr home, he opened a retreat of over 10 days.

When the quality of being human arises the quality of being other disappears immediately. He established a meditation center at Wat Pasukhato in Chaiyabhum province where he has taught people dynamic meditation, campaigned to help poor people in the rural areas, and worked to preserve the environment.

With the exceptions of the Thai luangopr roop, nahm and phra, all the technical terms are given in their Pali forms, and each is translated in parenthesis at least once in every chapter except the final chapter.

We once discussed the nature of Sarira, the relics of the Buddha, whether they teeaan bone that had transformed itself to crystal or merely burned bone. We need no longer look for a teacher because we really know, for and by and in ourself. And another 3 places in the same area.

LP Teean ‘s Books. We can eat, drink and sleep. But now he realized that, even thought he was wearing trousers, he had become a Noble One already. Possibly even for the Rains Retreat Vassa or Phansa.