In the annual Thaipusam celebration which is widely celebrated in Sri Lanka, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, Mauritius and Myanmar, hundreds of thousands people of Hindu faith will celebrate this auspicious day by carrying the Kavadi if not the PaalKudam (Milk Pot) as a gesture to thank Lord Murugan for his blessings. This day marks the day where Lord Murugan defeated the evil demon of Soorapadman from destroying mankind. At the same time, this day is also the birthday of the Hindu deity.
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