Hindu Thaipusam festival: pierced devotee in Singapore - Stock image
Little India - Singapore, Perumal Temple, Singapore, Singapore City, Brooch
Singapore, Singapore - January 27, 2013: A young man prepares for the Hindu Thaipusam festival. Thaipusam is a highly symbolic Hindu festival celebrated by Singapore’s Tamil community. It is an annual procession by Hindu devotees seeking blessings, fulfilling vows and offering thanks.