10 Unique Guinness World Records That Are Held By Indians

Worlds Shortest Woman – Jyoti Amge

23 year old, Jyoti Amge from Nagpur is the world’s shortest woman. Measuring 61.95 centimeters (2 feet), she holds the record for being the tiniest teenager alive.

More info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jyoti_Amge

World’s Longest Turban – Avtar Singh Mauni

Avtar Singh Mauni from Patiala holds the record for the longest turban in the world. It weighs 100 pounds and stretches as long as 654 meters.

More info: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/worlds-longest-turban-amazing-645m-4127965

World’s Longest Moustache – Ram Singh Chauhan 

Ram Singh Chauhan, 58, is the proud owner of the world’s longest moustache – at an astonishing 14 feet long. Chauhan, who hails from the city of Jaipur in Rajasthan state, India, says his whiskers are his ‘most prized possession’. He has spent an incredible 32 years cultivating the moustache – which he spends two hours a day grooming.

More info: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2478699/Not-snipped-Meet-man-worlds-largest-moustache–trimmed-32-years.html

World’s Biggest Chapati

The largest chapati is 145 kg (319 lb 10 oz) and was made by Dagdu Seth Ganpati Sarvajanik Mahotsav (India), in Jamnagar, India on 22 September 2012. The chapati was made on a metal plate measuring 3 m by 3 m (10 ft by 10 ft).

World’s largest biryani

The largest biryani dish weighed 14.060 tonnes (30,996 lb) and was prepared by Kohinoor Foods Ltd. (India) in Delhi, India, on 1 March 2008.

More info: http://hospibuz.com/largest-biryani-world-record-set-by-indian-chefs/

Fastest Typing With Nose

Khurshid Hussain holds the bizarre record of being the fastest person while typing only with his nose. While setting the record, Hussain typed a 103-character sentence in seconds. He was asked to write, “Guinness World Records has challenged me to type this sentence using my nose in the fastest time,” and he nailed it!

More info: http://time.com/12790/meet-khurshid-hussein-the-worlds-fastest-nose-typer/

World’s largest condom mosaic

Lucknow, India, holds the record for displaying world’s largest condom mosaic made out of 4,418 condom packs. The record was made by UPSACS, INDEX, IIM Lucknow and HLFPPT. The mosaic depicted an awareness ribbon.

More info: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/lucknow/IIM-students-to-a-make-largest-mosaic-using-condom-packets/articleshow/45103272.cms

World’s shortest cow

Manikyam was declared the world’s shortest cow last year – smashing the previous record of 69.07 centimeters – and a five-member Guinness World Record team visited the village to verify the record. Balakrishnan said: “I got this cow five years ago.

More info: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/meet-worlds-shortest-cow—5222461

Longest solo dance marathon

The longest dance marathon by an individual was 123 hours and 15 minutes and was achieved by Kalamandalam Hemaletha at the Kerala Sangeetha Nadaka Academy in Thrissur, Kerala, India from 20 to 26 September 2010. Hemaletha danced the Mohiniyattam dance.

More info: http://newsfeed.time.com/2011/01/07/indian-woman-sets-guinness-world-record-for-longest-dance/

Most hugs given in an hour

The most hugs given in one hour is 2,436 and was achieved by Jayasimha Ravirala (India) at the Aditya Institute of Technology and Management, in Tekkali, Andhra Pradesh, India, on 29 September 2012. Jayasimha Ravirala holds several Guinness World Records titles.


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