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Wat Pa Ratanawan

Postby Guy » Mon Nov 07, 2011 6:04 am

Hi All,

I was wondering if anyone knows:

1) Is Ajahn Nyanadhammo still the abbot of Wat Pa Ratanawan?

2) What would I have to do to stay there? Do I need to have permission first?

3) Any other general advice?

Metta,

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Re: Wat Pa Ratanawan

Postby Sokehi » Thu Sep 26, 2013 9:03 am

I'm reactivating this thread.

I'd like to write Luang Por Nyanadhammo and therefore I need to know where he is currently residing at. Thank you!
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Re: Wat Pa Ratanawan

Postby gavesako » Sun Sep 29, 2013 9:05 am

Yes, Ajahn Nyanadhammo is the abbot at Wat Pa Ratanawan, Ampher Wang Nam Khiow, Jangwat Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.
They might allow a few lay guests to stay there, but the accommodation is quite limited and one should write to them first or just pop in to visit. The abbot usually receives visitors in the Sala in the afternoon (after 2 pm).
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Re: Wat Pa Ratanawan

Postby Sokehi » Sun Sep 29, 2013 9:10 am

gavesako wrote:Yes, Ajahn Nyanadhammo is the abbot at Wat Pa Ratanawan, Ampher Wang Nam Khiow, Jangwat Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.
They might allow a few lay guests to stay there, but the accommodation is quite limited and one should write to them first or just pop in to visit. The abbot usually receives visitors in the Sala in the afternoon (after 2 pm).


And again, thank you Bhante for being so helpful!!! :anjali:

I don't want to travel there, at least not yet. He used to be the abbot at Wat Pah Nanachat when I've practiced the Anagarika Precepts there and right now I want to thank certain teachers that I met in this lifetime and pay my respects by writing them. So it's great to know where this letter has to travel to. :)
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Otherwise there will be no end to the animosity. - Ajahn Fuang Jotiko

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Re: Wat Pa Ratanawan

Postby suriyopama » Mon Jan 06, 2014 4:29 am

Hi. I am going to spend holidays at Wang Nam Khiao, leaving tomorrow, and I would like to take the opportunity to visit Wat Pah Ratanawan.

Anyone knows if this map is correct?

https://maps.google.co.th/maps/ms?ie=UT ... 472067a265

When looking the satellite picture, there seems to be nothing at the Blue spot (I made a search for วัดป่ารัตนวัน)

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Re: Wat Pa Ratanawan

Postby gavesako » Mon Jan 06, 2014 12:21 pm

Yes, the map should be correct. The lake at Wat Pah Ratanawan does not appear so clearly but the place must be correct on the map.

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Ajahn Karuniko, Nyanadhammo, Viradhammo and Sumedho at Wat Pah Ratanawan
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Re: Wat Pa Ratanawan

Postby suriyopama » Mon Jan 06, 2014 1:01 pm

Thank you!

I have found another map with more indications:

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