Culture and festivals in Kuala Lumpur integrate seamlessly into colorful celebrations. There are many festivals celebrated in Kuala Lumpur and planning your vacation around one may prove to be worthy of your time and money. Some of the most popular festivals in Kuala Lumpur are as follows.
- Thaipusam. Celebrated in January every year, the Thaipusam attracts many spectators local and foreign for devotees sporting metal hooks and bars through their bodies. The festival lasts for three days with the ceremonies and rituals beginning at the Sri Mahamariaman Temple at Jalan Tun H.S. Lee in Chinatown and ending at Batu Caves. The best place to witness the festival is at Batu Caves during the conclusion of the feast. [Read more…]