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.
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