Tag: Batu Caves
This follows concerns over arrests of IS sympathisers planning terror attacks on places of worship.
Group alleges mismanagement of temple assets, calls for fresh elections
All 34 injured out of hospital, say cops.
Police say it is possible that the fire crackers had exceeded their expiry date, as they exploded on the road instead of in the air.
The designs reflect those found in southern India, with the oldest most likely the Sri Poyyatha Vinayagamoorthy Temple in Melaka.
The Batu Caves steps have been painted in a kaleidoscope of bright colours ahead of a Hindu ritual that is conducted in temples every 12 years.
A commotion broke out at the rally which was held to express concerns over the temple's internal management problems.
Menteri besar Selangor itu berkata, kerajaan negeri meluluskan peruntukan RM100,000 kepada Lembaga Kebajikan Perempuan Islam Malaysia yang hanya meminta dana RM50,000.
Kamarul Zaman Yusoff of UUM says one of the main reasons is that the area is a PAS stronghold and PAS will go against the Selangor menteri besar in GE14.
Dalam satu lagi status terbaru, beliau akui keretanya masih belum dijumpai dan berita mengatakan ia sudah dijumpai adalah palsu.
Hindraf urges Selangor MB to urgently step in and prevent a clash with Selayang Municipal Council enforcement team.
PAS research head Zuhdi Marzuki says he is unsure why Selangor MB Azmin Ali offered PH chairman to contest this seat which he will not be able to win.
The parliamentary constituency is considered a PAS stronghold as two of the three state seats within its margins were last won by PAS by over 1,000 votes each.
The Pelangi Kasih school in Selayang provides more than free education for 150 plus children of ethnic Rohingya refugees.
Temple committee chairman R Nadarajah says volunteers have been carrying construction material up the 272 steps as part of a charitable cause since the end of last year.
Pengerusi Jawatankuasa Kuil Sri Subramaniar Swamy Devasthanam di Batu Caves berkata, aktiviti mengangkat bahan binaan itu ialah kerja amal yang dilakukan secara sukarela sejak akhir tahun lepas.
Making attendance at events compulsory calls into question how many of those present will be there because of patriotism, says William Leong.
PKR’s Selayang MP William Leong says both PH and PKR should know where they stand rather than be disappointed on election day.
Massive crowds descend on Batu Caves temple complex to participate in the festival, which commemorates the day when the goddess Parvathi gave her son Lord Murugan a powerful lance to fight evil demons.
Semua pihak perlu menghormati kod berpakaian di rumah ibadah, tetapi jangam ambil tindakan sendiri, kata wakil rakyat DAP, M Kulasegaran.
Selayang Municipal Council president attributes the earlier opposition to the works to 'miscommunication'.
N Sivakumar says the renovations are necessary to accommodate the growing number of visitors.
The Ahmadiah teaching has been deemed as deviant, but its followers observe fasting during Ramadan and celebrate Syawal with gatherings.
Police believe the man had been living in his car and moving around to avoid detection after shooting two brothers in Batu Caves.
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