KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo on Saturday (Jan 19) wished a Happy Thaipusam to Hindus in conjunction with the festival which will be celebrated on Monday (Jan 21).
“Happy Thaipusam to the Hindu community,” the Puchong MP said on his Facebook and Twitter accounts on Saturday (Jan 19).
In Malaysia, the festival is celebrated on a grand scale at the Subramaniar Swamy Temple, Batu Caves, Selangor and Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Temple in Penang.
It is a also a major tourist attraction with foreigners fascinated by the way the festival is celebrated. – Bernama