Batu Caves Things to Do

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    separate flights of stairs
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  • the original murugan statue of 1890's
    the original murugan statue of 1890's
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  • 1. 272 steps

    If you want to visit Batu Caves, the best day is on Thaipusam Celebration. You embark on the journey as early as 4pm-5pm (Thaipusam Celebration) and you'll see people starting to walk to the holy cave...

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  • 2. Hindu Gods & Goddesses

    one thing that I have noticed is that the Difference between the Balinese style of Hinduism from the Main Indian and Tamil Style of Hinduism is that the Balinese don't display many Hindu Gods and...

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  • 3. Sri Valli Devanai Temple

    The Main Attraction of the Temple Cave is the Sri Valli Devanai Temple, located at the farthest end of the Temple Cave, after another 50+ steps going to the...

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  • 4. Murugan Depictions Abound in Batu Caves

    Since Lord Murugan is the main deity being honored at the Batu Caves, you would even see his various depictions around the Batu Caves Complex (including the...

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  • 5. View from the Top Of Temple Cave

    after the exausting and tiring climb above the 272 steps going to the top of the Main Temple Cave, you will be rewarded with a wonderful view around and if you...

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  • 6. Large Opening Atop Main Temple Cave

    at the center of the huge Main Temple Cave, just beside the Valli Devanai Temple, there is a large opening atop the Cave, which is actually a collapsed portion...

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  • 7. Murugan Temples Murals Carved inside Temple Cave

    Lord Murugan is one of the most popular Hindu Deities as he is the god of war, victory, wisdom and love. He is Commander of the gods. Son of the lord Shiva and...

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  • 8. Ramayana Cave

    The Ramayana Cave is one of the sub cavelets (the three main Caves are the temple cave, dark cave and Art Gallery Cave) located at the right hand side of the...

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  • 9. Lord Murugan Statue (Big and Small)

    There are actually two Lord Murugan Statues in the Batu Caves Complex!The original and the first statue was consecrated by local Malaysian Indian named K....

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  • 10. Dark Cave Tours

    Alongside the Main Temple cave, located at the left side when climbing the steps, there is a separate flight of stairs going to the Dark Cave, which is actually...

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  • 11. Art Gallery and Cultural Show

    Visit Batu Caves you do not need to spend much money as entrance fee is free except a car parking ticket fee of RM2 per entry. You may choose to give some...

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  • 12. the tallest Murugan statue photo in good angle

    I may not have the good photo of the tallest Murugan statue, some VTers who wrote before have some better pictures. A photographer would certainly spend more...

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  • 13. Visit Batu Caves

    Batu Caves consists of three big caves, including the main temple cave which features ornate Hindu shrines. Scaling 272 steps leading to the temple is one on...

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  • 14. Batu Cave

    (last date visited - March 30, 2007)Batu CavesHow to go there:Bukit Bintang - Bukit Nanas (monorail) - RM 1.20Dang Wang - Terminal Putra (LRT) - RM 2.30Terminal...

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  • 15. Crazy Humans.....

    This poor little boy seemed fairly terrified when a man put this big of a snake on him! What parents will do for a good photo opportunity. I was glad to have my...

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  • 16. Swing up to the Upper Platform

    It amazed me that some of the visitors did not make it up to this upper platform, simply because it looked like an additional bunch of steps. It really was not...

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  • 17. Shaving

    Shaving your head is one of the sacrifies you can give to the lord murugam, hair is the only part of your life which you can give to him... Adult, kids or...

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  • 18. Just imagine if you are....

    Ok, As you seen a lots of picture i show in here, its all so amazing, but can you imagine, standing in the middle of crowed and your body will be pearcing...

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  • 19. Resting for awhile

    Each of devotee or a kavadi bearier, they will be companied by family member, they will be guide by this people, so sometimes they will stop and let the devotee...

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  • 20. Music player

    Along with kavadi bearier, there are a group of people will be with them to play a religious music, so whenever the devotee carrying a kavadi, they will dance...

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  • 21. Ask for Bless

    This is interesting moment, as i busy take a pictures, i saw this 2 people were talking about something, and i guess no body were understand about what they...

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  • 22. They pull this Rope - Don't do this at home

    This is really interesting and really make us shaking(me and ellie), this is not just a hanging rope on his body, but as we watch, people are pulling this rope...

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  • 23. As we step in...

    I just to many people watching and sometimes they just push you aside and ask you to make a move, give a way to person who carry a kawadi, its huge and might be...

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  • 24. Very aggressive monkeys

    Some of these monkeys are very aggressive and may attack you when you carry something that might looks like foods to them. Some of the worshippers have problem...

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  • 25. Inside the cave

    After much huffing, I reached the mouth of the big cave, where a small kiosk selling bottled water welcomes the visitors. Inside the cave is a hall where there...

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