In Malaysia, ‘Mai Thau’ or tongkat or ‘Mai Kru’ or ‘Mai Thau’ is popularize by LP Khron of Wat Uttamaram, Repek, Teresek, Batu 3.
Some Mai Thau are made of wood, usually not any kind of wood but most Mai Thau have items embedded into the wood body for instances various kind of yant and khata akhom ( 7 kind of kradat wau used by LP Khron of Wat Uttamaram, Repek, Teresek Batu 3 ), unproccess gold, silver and coppers takruts, gold ore nuggets…etc . Different guru may differs in practise. Than Dam of Wat Mai Naparam also popular and well known of making Mai Thau.
My Grandpa will carry this mai thau with him by inserting it at his waist. During bedtime, my grandpa will put it under his pillow.
Unidentify old Mai Thau !
Old Mai Thau by Chau Khun Khron and Chau Khun Chan [ Given to me to be kept by my grandpa in 1997 ]
Chau Khun Chan Pen Tongkat....very rare and powerful wor !
Mai Thau Khan Phai, Than Noon. Wat Ariyakiri.
Mai Thau by Than Thit, Wat Macchimaram [ 2551 ]