Magnificent Limestone Hill of Batu Caves in Selangor

| November 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Magnificent Limestone Hill of Batu Caves in Selangor | Batu Caves is a limestone hill that has a series of caves and cave temples in the Gombak district, 13 kilometres (8 mi) north of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It takes its name from the Sungai Batu or Batu River, which flows past the hill. Batu Caves is also the name of the nearby village. The cave is one of the most popular Hindu shrines outside India, and is dedicated to Lord Murugan. It is the focal point of Hindu festival of Thaipusam in Malaysia. Below are pictures of Batu Caves. A must-see destination for tourists.

272 Steps to the Temple Cave
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Category: Selangor

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