Saiklod is the nickname of Achan Tong; the Vice Abbott of Wat Thamkrabok in Saraburi, Thailand. He has been a Buddhist monk in the temple of Thamkrabok for over forty years. He is an environmentalist, recycling advocate, inventor, artist, and Buddhist teacher.
Catherine LeComte is an American photographer and disciple of Achan Tong, currently documenting his work and community. Her goal is to share Achan's projects on an international level through the use of her photographs.
This project is in collaboration with the community and disciples of Achan Tong, namely Pra Philipp and Pra Alien.