170 ReadThe Story of Ai Khai - Number 1 Guman Thong of Thailand!
**The Story of Ai Khai**
People tell that Ai
Khai is a boy following Luangpu Thuad on pilgrimage. When Luangpu Thuad
came to Wat Chedi, Si Chon district, Nakhon Si Thammarat province, he
ordered Ai Khai to look after the temple for him. Then, Ai Khai died while he was young and his spirit has lived there since then.
Ai Khai spirit always keeps an eye on the temple. Ones who come without
permission and burglars will be frightened by Ai Khai spirit.
**The power of Ai Khai is widely known in Nakhon Si Thammarat and other provinces. People told that in World War Two, Ai Khai spirit frightened the foreign soldiers that they ran away without thinking.
Because of strong power of Ai Khai spirit,
in 2525 B.E. (1982 C.E.) people together built the statue of Ai Khai
from Takian wood (Takian is a spiritual tree in Thai belief) and invited
Ai Khai spirit to obsess in the statue. That made Ai Khai statue
uncommon. Ai Khai spirit helps people who pray to him.
Every day, people
come to worship and give offerings to Ai Khai. They like to make a wish
towards Ai Khai statue. Many of them are fulfilled for example they won
the lottery and found the missing things. So, Ai Khai spirit became
**When people who have asked Ai Khai for something are successful, one thing they popularly do is lighting firecrackers as thanks for Ai Khai spirit. Now, pieces of firecrackers pile up like a hill!
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