WSE Travel - 1st day of Thaipusam - Kavadi - milk offerings

The “Kavadi” urns are filled with milk and carried to the temple as a burden the devotees wish to free themselves of.

WSE Travel - 1st day of Thaipusam - Hindu Temple - Thaipusam devotees gathered

As the ceremonies inside come to an end, devotees eagerly await the next part of the process.

WSE Travel - 1st day of Thaipusam - Thaipusam garbage man

“Sham” the friendliest garbage man I’ve ever met was excited to be cleaning the streets after Thaipusam. He said it was his honour. Here he’s striking a Saturday Night Fever pose!

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