On the occasion of the 50th birthday of Most Ven. Phra Sophonphatthanapundit, Assoc. Prof. Dr., there were many Buddhist people joint to celebrate his birthday for two days (9 to 10 of June 2018) at Wat Nanthikaram, International Buddhist Propagation Center of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University, Khon Kaen Campus (IBPC.MCUKK), Nai Mueang sub-district, Mueang Khon Kaen district, Khon Kaen province.
They all made merit for him such as doing chanting, practicing meditation, offering food to the monk and giving the scholarship to Buddhist and lay students. They also brought some gifts for his birthday and offered him with the other wishing words.
Note: Most Ven. Phra Sophonphatthanapundit, Assoc. Prof. Dr. is Abbot of Wat Nanthikaram Temple, the deputy monk governor of khan Kaen province and he is also the vice-rector of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya University, Khon Kaen Campus and the president of IBPC.MCUKK.
He is well-known monk in leading and managing the Buddhist study for monks and lay people in North-Eastern region of Thailand