No handshakes: Viral outbreak spooks Asian places of worship

In this Feb. 8, 2020, photo, Hindu devotees carry giant Kavadi offering cages in a procession during the Thaipusam festival at Batu Caves, in Selangor, Malaysia. Tens of thousands of ethnic Hindus, meanwhile, gathered last weekend to celebrate the annual festival, undeterred by the outbreak of a new virus.