HK, Taiwan celebrities mourn death of Thai mystic
The China Post news staffTAIPEI, Taiwan -- Many actors and singers from Hong Kong and Taiwan mourned the death of a Thai mystic, who passed away yesterday.
August 18, 2013, 12:14 am TWN
Chow Yam-nam, better known as Bak Lubng-wong, or the White Dragon King, died at about 8 a.m. Thailand time at the age of 76.
Bak Lung-wong, an ethnic Chinese who had been living in Thailand, is believed to possess the power to bless people. Many celebrities from the entertainment businesses in Hong Kong, Taiwan and China are known to be his followers, including Jackie Chan.
“Master was a wise old man. His advice has often enlightened me. It's sad,” HK singer Daniel Chan wrote in a blog post.