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Kuala Lumpur (The Star/ANN) - Cutting hair, shaving, going for outings and hanging clothes outside the house are among the things people should avoid doing at night throughout the Hungry Ghost Festival. People should also avoid moving house and getting a new vehicle, as it is believed that the chances of bumping into ghosts are higher by doing all these. "Keep away from the walls because ghosts love sticking to it," said Master Szeto Fat-ching, a famous exorcist and feng shui guru from Hong Kong. He said although ghosts are around during daytime, they are more active at night. Thus, precautions have to be taken during the month-long festival beginning July 31 when the Hell Gate is open and the spirits are allowed to return to the human realm. Master Szeto also said women are more prone to seeing ghosts than men. According to the Yin and Yang philosophy, women belong to the...