Thaipusam

Thaipusam or Thaipoosam, is a festival celebrated by the Hindu Tamil community on the full moon in the Tamil month of Thai, usually coinciding with Pushya star, known as... Wikipedia

  • Also called:  தமிழர் திருவிழா
  • Observed by:  Hindu Tamils, Malayalis
  • Type:  Hindu
  • Significance:  The festival commemorates the occasion when Parvati gave Murugan (aka Kartikeya) a Vel (divine spear)
  • Date:  First Purnima that falls in the Thai month.
  • date:  First Purnima that falls in the Thai month.
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo