Thaipusam Festival is a Hindu celebration and commended for the most part by the Tamil community. This celebration in additionally celebrated where Tamil people group is a minority, for example, Singapore and Malaysia. In Malayalam dialect Thaipusam Festival is known as Thaipooyam or Thaippooyam. Mariamman, the child of Shiva and Parvati where trenches of consuming coal are laid out for the lovers to stroll over.
Murugan is otherwise called Subramaniam, Shadanana, Sanmukha, Skanda and Guha. Individuals trusted that on this day, Goddess Parvati exhibited a spear to Lord Murgan to vanquish the devil armed force of Tarakasura and battle their underhandedness deeds. The word Thaipusam is a blend of the name of the month, Thai, and the name of a star, Pusam. This specific star is at its most noteworthy point amid the celebration. The celebration remembers the event when Parvati gave Murugan a Vel "skewer" so he could vanquish the detestable evil spirit Soorapadman.