Day One of Thaipusam Festival in Photos

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

For the finer details on this festival, please read my about experience with Thaipusam at Batu Caves!

WSE Travel - 1st day of Thaipusam - Kuala Lumpur - Free food

To start off the festival, a true showing of hindu generosity, dozens of volunteers hand out free food to everyone who comes to the festival… tens of thousands of attendees!

WSE Travel - 1st day of Thaipusam - Free Food for everyone

There was so much free food, it was incredible!! There seemed to be no end to it either, as another truck arrived full to the brim, just as one left!

WSE Travel - 1st day of Thaipusam - KL, Malaysia

The streets were still relatively quiet, even though it was already passed 9pm at night

WSE Travel - 1st day of Thaipusam - Hindu Temple - Kuala Lumpur - Entrance

Entering the Temple, you could see the chariot shrine waiting eagerly outside for it’s long journey ahead.

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