Scenes from the Penang Thaipusam festival. During the festival, the breaking of the coconuts is a ritual practiced by Hindus as an act of cleansing and also to symbolize the […]
A Kavadi carrier making his pilgrimage to the hilltop temple during the Thaipusam festival in Penang.
The procession for Thaipusam begins today from George Town area and will complete its journey at the famous hilltop temple at Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani (The Waterfall Hilltop Temple).
A Kavadi carrier walking through the crowded road to the temple during the Thaipusam festival in Penang.
Scenes from the Thaipusam festival celebration in Penang. A Hindu festival mostly celebrated by the Tamil community every year, the Thaipusam festival for this year falls on the 31st January. […]
This beautiful temple is one of the oldest Hindu temples in Penang, and is also the main hosting temple for the famous Thaipusam festival that is being celebrated annually by […]
In conjunction with the Thaipusam Festival, today is a public holiday in Penang. Thaipusam is a Hindu festival celebrated mostly by the Tamil community annually.
Today marks the day of the Thaipusam festival, celebrated by Hindu devotees in the country. Thaipusam is a Hindu festival celebrated mostly by the Tamil community annually. Outside India, Malaysia […]