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Thaipusam – Hindu Festival At The Batu Caves in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Our first taste of  Thaipusam happened on the first night of the three day festival.  Many Hindus both living in Malaysia as well as all over the world, gathered together at Sri Mahamariamman Temple.  The festival commemorates the occasion when Parvati gave Murugan a spear so he could vanquish the evil demon Soorapadman.

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