Skip to main content

Thaipusam 2007, Road to Thaipusam


More pictures and stories here;[PenangThaipusam],[ThaipusamStory],[ThaipusamStory2],[GoogleNewsCollection]

Have any Thaipusam Memories? Share with us! Email your stories/ messages to [admin[@]]

[Original Post]

It's back.

And proudly, Human+Universe is the only blog that documents the Sungai Petani Thaipusam.

Please read about past celebrations here; [ Thaipusam 2006 ]

Some snaps; [Thaipusam 2004],[Thaipusam 2005],[Thaipusam 2006],[2006-Chariot]

Some videos;[2006-Sp-Thaipusam]


Hey..Hearing about Thaipusam for the forst time..Is it known by any other name in India? Anyways it looks very preety, the lights etc..We have similar festivals in our MALLU LAND :)
lalitha said…
Thanks for posting about Thaipusam, had never heard of this festival before.
Keshi said…
yep I know Thaipusam..mum does it :)

Nirek said…
how are you? u post frequency has gone done badly thse days

Got into your dream job and become busy or what?

then what happened to our short story contest? Even if prizes annoucement gets delayed, you can write a post which links all the 30 odd stories u received.
I didnt know till now who all wrote short stories for this contest

pls do that when u r free
Sojourner said…
I was going to ask you about it! believe me!
the cave is world famous aint it? seen plenty of times on TV... I think you can count a good number of transit Tamils out there in one place...

Popular posts from this blog

while it lasts

First Contact, Remixed

On the last Thursday of the year, about half past 10 local time, they landed in the garden of the White House. The security never knew what hit them, in no time all the men in blue and black and whatever colour they’re in were rolling on the ground laughing. Apparently the aliens hit them with laughing gas. Good, now we know they have some sense of humour and wont bomb us…hemmm…senseless. Another half an hour went past, the president was hiding under his table, the secret service nowhere in sight. Thinking of the worst, he reached for his cell phone and dialled 911 with his trembling fingers. So much for him, the aliens UFO, which funnily enough is shaped like a saucer, lighted up like a Las Vegas casino, sans neon signboard. A door opened up and from it rolled down a weird looking robot with a huge plasma screen TV for its head. Words fail to describe alien technology, literally, so I’m using earth analogy. Oh, and by the way, I am the dude, who saw it all.

The president peering from …

for, its during the rainy seasons
when we sit admiring
the cool breeze and wandering droplets
we realize we are admiring the beauty of loneliness
from afar, of you and me