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The Spiritual Sak Yant Experience

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The Spiritual Sak Yant Experience

36 reviews
Paused through June 14. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Drinks, Transportation, Equipment
Hosted in
English
culture walk

The Spiritual Sak Yant Experience

culture walk

The Spiritual Sak Yant Experience

36 reviews
Paused through June 14. To protect the health of our community, Airbnb Experiences in many regions are paused due to COVID-19. Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
4 hours
Group size
Up to 4 people
Includes
Drinks, Transportation, Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

• You will meet Yok at your accommodation with a car. She will take you to meet Ajarn Wee at his studio about 15 mins outside the city. You will one stop at the local market Yok will guide you and help you prepare an offering of incense, candles, fruits which you will give to the Ajarn in order to receive his blessing. Also We will have some food at the market before we go to the studio. • After leaving the market we will head up to Ajarn Wee Piyo studio. • Ajarn Wee is a humble master of the Yantra. Ajarn Wee studied about Sak Yant since he was a monk. He has lived as a monk for 16 years studied Dhamma, Buddhist prayer and ritual. The script he used for Sak Yant is Lanna and Ancient Khmer Language. • For 2,500 THB you will receive one Sak Yant Tattoo 10x12 cm in size. You can choose one tattoo from a variety of 25 designs of the most popular Sak Yant patterns which include “ Gao Yord ”- The Nine Peaks Yant, “ Hah Taew ”-The 5 Lines and more! . After the Ajarn has finished with the tattoo and blessing Yok will take you back to your accommodation.

Your host

Learn more about Yok

Yok

Yok was raised in Mae Rim, A Small Village in Chiang Mai. Yok's studying Yantra & learning the Khmer language under Ajarn Wee. Yok has been teaching foreigners about Sak Yant culture & taking them to get tattooed for the last 3 years. Yok has spent countless hours in the Samnak translating the teachings for the Ajarns & passing the information on to the students. Currently Yok is working closely with several of the top Ajarns in and around Chiang Mai to help spread a culture that is very much her own. Yok would like to take you off the beaten path for a day & grant you insider access to authentic local Sak Yant culture.

What's included

Drinks
Free water bottles
Transportation
Take a car to his studio which is a 15 minutes drive from Chiang Mai Old City.
Equipment
We will professionally photograph the whole experience for you and take your picture with the Ajarn.

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Where you'll be

• Ajarn Wee's samnak/studio is outside away from the city 10-15 mins . Local place where you can come to talk to Ajarn before getting Sak Yant.

Availability

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 4 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Comfortable clothing

More tips

The time schedule is flexible just tell me what time would be best for you.

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Yok
The Spiritual Sak Yant Experience
36 reviews
From $112/person
36 reviews
From $112/person