This one’s not for the faint hearted!

The Hindu festival of Thaipusam is about faith, endurance and penance. It’s a highly colourful, event which can stretch for 3 or 4 days and is in honour the Hindu God, Lord Murugan. 

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Picture: Thaipusam by williamcho, on Flickr