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Malaysia Hindu festival draws crowd
Devotees and tourists gather annually on capital's Batu Caves to see Thaipusam.
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2011 17:12 GMT

Hundreds of thousands of Malaysian Hindus have gathered in Kuala Lumpur for the annual Thaipusam festival.

It is a time for devotees to pray for good fortune in the coming year but for some followers, the festival is a physical challenge.

Al Jazeera's Azhar Sukri reports from Kuala Lumpur.

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