Luang Phor Tuad Statue in Krabi Province

Giant Luang Phor Tuad Statue in Krabi Province. Luang Phor is a highly respected Theravada Buddhist monk that is one of Thailand's favorite monks.
Luang Phor Tuad at a small wat on highway 4 leading into Krabi town, Krabi province.

Luang Phor Tuad is a famous Thai monk that was one of the smartest and accomplished monks of his generation. The Thai people identified with Luang Phor and hold him in the highest regards. His amulets are some of the most sought after, and you can see hundreds of (1000’s of) statues and images of Luang Phor all over Thailand.

There is a story about how he was able to dip his foot into the water during a draught from a boat and turned the salt water of the bay into drinkable freshwater for those on the boat. Sometimes you will see Luang Phor Tuad in a sitting pose similar to this, but with one foot dipping down to touch the water to commemorate the event.

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