Category Archives: Culture & Creativity

UNIQUE SAREE EMBELLISHED WITH SPICES

The record to make a unique saree embellished with a variety of spices was achieved by Dontula Preethi (born on February 23, 1981) of Hyderabad, Telangana, wherein the saree border is made of cinnamon and pallu has nutmeg flowers, pepper, bay leaves and other spices like staranise, green & black cardamom, cloves, small chilies, kapok buds, and stone flowers are spread all over the saree giving it a refreshing fragrance as confirmed on January 11, 2019.

MOST DOLLS SHOWCASED DEPICTING EPICS

The record for the most number of dolls showcased depicting epics as the Ramayana, the Mahabharata and the Bhagavata, describing the entire story of Lord Rama and Lord Krishna by using 1500 dolls made up of paper mache, clay and wood for Bommala Koluvu South Indian festival, was achieved by M.P. Kavitha (born on June 11, 1965) of Secunderabad, Telangana at her residence from November 11 to 21, 2018.

LARGEST FLASH MOB DANCE TO ENCOURAGE MENTAL WELL-BEING

The record to organize the largest flash mob dance to encourage mental well-being is 2,259 and was achieved by Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University for their initiative Project Hope – Together for a cause of Mental Health & Well-being at the campus premises, Dwarka, Delhi, on February 8, 2019.

FIRST PILGRIMAGE WITH AIR FARE OF RUPEE ONE

The record where for the first time a pilgrimage was organized with 1 Rupee as airfare was achieved by Vigya Jyoti Sewa Samiti , wherein 161 senior citizen’s traveled to Shravanabelagola (Karnataka) from Jaipur to participate in the ‘Mahamastkabhishek of Bhagwan Bahubali’ on April 21 to 23, 2018, by the inspiration of 105 Vigya Shree Mataji.

UNIQUE REED GRASS ARTWORK BLINDFOLDED

The record for creating a unique reed grass artwork blindfolded of a Peacock using 20 grass sticks was achieved by Abhishek Kumar Chouhan (born on July 15, 1993) of Rajpura, Patiala, Punjab at India Book of Records Head office in Faridabad, Haryana on December 12, 2018.