"Gods, offerings and monkeys" Batu Caves Tip by hennanights

Batu Caves, Kuala Lumpur: 127 reviews and 296 photos

 
 

Batu caves is one of Kuala Lumpur's most famous sites. It is home to home to a Hindu temple, that lie 13 kilometres north of Kuala Lumpur. People began worshipping here when the mother of Lord Murugan, appeared to a Mr Pillai. The Hindu community rallied together to raise funds to make the cave accessible to all (except wheelchairs!). The statute of Lord Murugan, with his famous sword, is a new addition and towers over the courtyard.

Address: Jalan Batu Caves, 68100 Jalan Batu Caves, Selangor, Malaysia
Directions: 13km north of Kuala Lumpur
Phone: +60 3 2287 9422
Website: http://www.batucaves.com

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  • Updated May 14, 2006
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