Hinduism’s Thaipusam Festival: A reminder that we are all one…

Have you ever heard of the Thaipusam Festival? I hadn't until tonight. I was reading "What It Means to be A Liberal Person of Faith" Rabbi Eric H. Yoffie on The Huffington Post when an unrelated image caught my eye. I clicked on the thumbnail and read the description: "For Hindu devotees, Thaipusam is a period of abstinence and fasting to cleanse their bodies of sin. Some carried enormous, decorative kavadis, complete with bodily piercings as a symbol of their sacrifice, while others carried the...
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