2017 FEB Thaipusam Singapore

9 February 2017 Thursday

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My first blogpost for the year 2017.

Since this year Thaipusam falls on a weekday, there were lesser hindu devotees carrying the kavadi and people watching the procession.

I was not able to stay too long as I had to go to work.

Cheers.

Event: 2017 Thaipusam
Date: 9 February 2017 Thursday
Time:  12 am – 7 pm| 0000 – 1900 hours
Venue: Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple to the Sri Thendayuthapani Temple

]1[ Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple the starting point for the Thaipusam.

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]2[ A male hindu devotee pulling a small chariot.

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]3[  A male hindu devotee pulling a small chariot.

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]4[ Police Special Operation Command (SOC) on riot duty.

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]5[ Female hindu devotee carrying milk pot on their head.

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]6[ A male hindu devotee carrying the kavadi.

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]7[ Police Special Operation Command (SOC) trucks on Quick Reaction Force patrol.

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]8[ Serangoon Plaza that will be demolished for a new mixed use building.

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]9[ Angullia Mosque that will be demolished for a new mosque.

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]10[ Male hindu devotees carrying milk pot on their head.

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]11[ A male hindu devotee carrying a gold plated kavadi surrounded by family members and friends.

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]12[ The crowd watching the kavadi procession opposite the Tekka Market.

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Some photos in Flickristan.

]2017 FEB[ Thaipusam, Singapore

]2016 JAN[ Thaipusam, Singapore

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