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What do you know about India? Yeah, the land of spices, the taj mahal, and all that jazz. But what about all the Bizarre Guinness World Record India? India holds the 3rd position in terms of Guinness record after the US and China.
From the world’s longest moustache to the fastest nose typer on the planet and every oddity in between!
Here are 25 Bizarre Guinness World Record India.
Ok! Let’s start with something that’ll really tug at your heartstrings.
Shortest Cow on the Planet
Standing at just two feet tall is an adorable little cow that goes by the name But she’s not just any tiny cow, she’s the world shortest! And cutest if you ask me! But ya didn’t, so let’s just move on.
Hey, are you feeling a little hungry? How about some chapatti? In case you have never heard of it, chapatti is a flatbread that’s traditional to Indian cuisine. If you wanna cook it yourself, all you need is whole wheat flour (chapatti flour), ice-cold water, and a bit of salt.
Oh Sorry! This isn’t a cooking website. Now is it? Ahem! Anyway, for anyone with eyes bigger than their belly, how’d you like to have a go at the world’s biggest chappati? It only weighs 319 pounds! Yeah! Good luck!
Since we’re on the topic of food, here’s another record-breaking mouth-watering item
Briyani is a traditional Indian dish made with rice, meat, vegetable, and eggs. Well, A company called Kohinoor foods decided to make a whole bunch of it back in 2008. And when I say! A whole bunch, I mean 31,000 pounds of the stuff! You could feed a whole village.
Ok! Let’s just move away from the food before my stomach decides its time for lunch.
Let me tell you about the major Singh. This guy carries around 77 pounds of pure turban made from 1312feet of cloth. And yes it is the world longest.. for now. But it looks like Avtar Singh Mauni and his 2116 foot long turban are coming for that tittle. Until that day come, Guinness ha major sighs turban as the longest
Now let’s delve a little deeper into the most bizarre Guinness records India holds
World’s Fastest Nose Typing
A guy name Vinod Kumar Chaudhary from mew Delhi holds the record for the fastest typing using only his nose. In 46.3 seconds, he typed the sentence “Guinness world records have challenged me to type this sentence using my nose in the fastest time”.
Do you think you can beat this record? You better get to practising then!
March 4, 2010, marked a very important event. at least when it comes to the fascinating world of facial hair! A man named Ram Singh Chauhan broke he world record for the longest moustache ever. His whiskers are about 14 feet long, and it took him (Get ready for this) 32 years to grow! Phew! That’s a long time.
Worlds Longest hair Massage Chain
On October 26, 2017, 578 women formed the longest head massage chair in the world! That probably most relaxing events was organized by Bajaj Almond Drops hair oil in order to promote their new products.
Man, I bet those guys carrying around those longer than life turban could use a nice head massage don’t you think so?
Largest Yoga Lesson
We all know that yoga is a very important part of Indian culture. Well, have you ever seen the world’s largest yoga session? It might come as no surprise that it took place in India, But exactly how large it was? Might come as a shock…
On June 21, 2018 (World yoga day), 100,984 people gathered in the Indian town of Kota, Rajasthan for one massive yoga session! They really doubled the previous record that was also set in India with 54,522 participants in 2017.
Longest Handshake Relay
Now this one proves India is one of the most neighbourly countries on our planet. In 2018, 1730 people gathered in Kerala for a nic friendly handshake.. and a world record for the longest handshake relay!
Longest TV Remote
Congrats to Suraj and Rajesh Kumar Meher for creating the world’s largest remote control in 2015. The remote is almost 15 feet long, and (get this) It actually works! All I got to say is:-
- First, there is a remote you would never have to worry about losing. And,
- Second, How big is the tv it goes to?
Most Hugs Given In an Hour
If you Are feeling sown and really in need of a hug, just head to India! And if you want a whole bunch of them just find Jayasimha Ravirala, who broke the world record for the most hugs given in one hour by an individual with 2,436 hugs! Ah! Warms my hearts!
The largest gathering of people dressed as Mohandas Gandhi
When people think of famous Indians, they probably think of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi Ji). But what if you saw 4,772 of him? Wait, what? 4,722 Mahatma Gandhi? Well, I’d probably be getting my eyes checked right away).
Anyway, you could have on October 2, 2018, if you happened to be in the city of Nalgonda, where the world’s largest gathering of people dressed as Mahatma Gandhi Ji took place. They even had a fake moustache, glasses, and walking sticks!
World’s Longest Hair
Remember ram sing Chauhan and his epic moustache? (Record Number 4.) Well, how about the world’s longest hair? Technically its longest hair on teenager, 16 years old Nilanshi Patel to be exact. This teen’s record-breaking hair is 5feet 7 inches long!
Wanna know how she achieved it? It’s kinda simple, she just stopped cutting his hair. No, she seriously, she said that she had decided never to cut it again after getting a really bad hair cut when she was 6. Must have been pretty traumatic for her!
Longest Ear Hai
Well since we are on the topic of hair, an Indian man named victor Anthony has the longest ear hair in the world. It’s little over 7 inches long…
Largest Tree Hug
On March 21, 2017, 4620 people in India set a new world record for the largest tree hug. This record was part of the International day of forests, and each participant had to hug one tree for at least 60 seconds. Hey, nature needs are love too!
Let back to Hilarious large items,
World’s Longest Flute
Yes! The longest one you can find in the world and it’s just shy of 12 feet long! And in case of our wondering, yes you can play it. In fact, it was used to playing the Indian national anthem!
World’s Shortest Women
Jyoti Kisani Amge, You might know her from the American horror story; freak show, where she played the role of Ma Petite! But she is not just famous on the big screen, she is also the world’s shortest woman!
She got the title at the age of 18 and stands at 2 foot 1 inch. Guinness world record judge Mike Janela quoted as saying, “she may be the shortest living woman, but Jyoti Amge is one of the biggest personalities we have in the Guinness world record universe” man, I’d like to meet her too!
Largest Movie Poster
Speaking of the big screen here is a movie poster you couldn’t miss if you tried! Bhaubhuli is the one most expensive film produced in India that It also holds a record of the largest poster advertisement.
The poster itself covers an area of about 51,600 sq. Ft. That’s almost as big as the football field by the way! Now I see why the movie was so expensive!
Biggest Recycling Logo
The central institute of Plastics Engineering and technology managed to break a new world record on January 23,019 when they got 3,373 people together to form the largest human recycling logo. Now that’s an eye-catching way to draw attention to the world’s plastic waste crisis
Most Bottle Recycled
India sure does know a thing or two about recycling, and they don’t just stand around and make big signs with their body. On October 2, 2018, over 73,500 pounds of the plastic bottles were recycled within a period of 12 hours, breaking the new world record.
Look like Indians are trying to do something about the country’s pollution epidemic which is definitely good news!
Largest Bollywood Dance
Alright, since we’re talking about India, you know I have to mention dance and this country does hold several records connected to it. In February 2017, 9219 participants presented the largest Bollywood dance in order to show love and respect to their country.
But that’ just the beginning! Have you ever heard of the karma Naach dance? It’s a pretty mesmerizing traditional Indian dance, especially when performed by 3,049 people in 61 synchronized circles. Now that’ll make you dizzy!
Now let’s talk about something very expensive. A giant gem or a ruby to be exact and it’s the largest one in the world. Rightfully dubbed the king ruby, this 48-pound beauty can be found in the prestige gems and jewels showroom in Banglore, India. A gemstone the size of a football and weighing as much as a child…
Guess What! Dinesh Upadhyaya is the Multiple Guinness Book of World record holder. On 12 November, Celebrating “Guinness World Records Day” he broke some impressive and wacky record.
He holds the record of Most Lit candle in the Mouth (With 15 candles), Most Grapes stuffed in the Mouth (With 88 grasp) and Most matchsticks extinguished with the tongue in one Minute (30 Candles). Impressive… Isn’t it?
Most backward body skips in one minute
What is Backward Body skip? Let me tell you. A backward body skip is a full 360-degree revolution of arms. The arms are passed over the head, behind the back and under the feet whilst remaining connected.
The most backward body skips in one minute Record is hold by Sakthi Balasubramani, Coimbatore, India. On 13, November 2018, he broke his own record of 46 backward body skip and achieved 48 backward body skips in one minute
Ladu is a traditional Indian sweet. This Record is held by the S. Venkateswara Rao owner of Sri Bhaktanjaneya Sweets (India), Tapeswaram, Andhra Pradesh, India. The laddu was made of 2,300 kg gram flour, 2700 kg sugar, 2000 kg ghee, 700 kg candy rock chips, 800 kg mixed nuts, and 70 kg cardamom.
So, which of these records surprise you the most.
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Source:- Guinness World record India