Thaipusam 2018 Date – Wednesday, 31 January.
Thaipusam is celebrated by Tamil people on full moon day in the month of Thai. According to the Gregorian calendar, Thai month falls in January – February.
Thaipusam is majorly celebrated in Malaysia, Singapore and India. In Palani, Tamilnadu, India it is celebrated with grandeur.
The festival is dedicated to Hindu God Lord Murugan.
A major feature of this festival is Kavadi Attam (Burden Dance), it is a ceremonial sacrifice.
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