Thaipusam is celebrated by Hindu, this year it falls on Saturday 30th of January 2010. In Malaysia only specific places granted with a public holiday, which are Selangor, Negeri Sembilan, Johor, Perak dan Pulau Pinang. Somewhere around 20 January 2008, Perdana Menteri Malaysia, Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi had granted the Thaipusam public holiday to Wilayah Persekutuan Putrajaya dan Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur.
Here in Malaysia, Batu Cave will be the main attraction of Thaipusam celebration. Batu cave is located in Gombak, Selangor.
For more Thaipusam related information in Malaysia visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thaipusam