Category Archives: Culture & Creativity

MAXIMUM GREETING CARDS MADE IN A SINGLE DAY

The record for making the maximum number of greeting cards by an individual in a single day is 502 and was set by Dr Anshuja Kimmatkar (born on October 1, 1977) of Nagpur, Maharashtra. She made greeting cards using water colours, acrylic colours, glasses, bangles, flowers and chocolate wrappers. She started at 8 am on April 19, 2019 and completed at 8 am on April 20, 2019, as confirmed on April 25, 2020.

MAXIMUM PAPER WEAPONS MADE BY A TEENAGER

The record for making the maximum number of paper weapons was set by Saharsh Soni (born on April 25, 2003) of Indore, Madhya Pradesh. He made 50 paper weapons including different guns, AWM rifles, shotgun, machine guns and many more without the trigger, at the age of 17 years. All these paper weapons look real, as confirmed on April 25, 2020.

SMALLEST WET GRINDER

The record for creating the smallest wet grinder (measuring 52 mm × 40 mm × 60 mm) was set by Kasani Ranga Rao (born on April 25, 2000) of Krishna, Andhra Pradesh. The wet grinder is made from waste material and is featured with a power supply of 3.7 volts, as confirmed on April 27, 2020.

MAXIMUM RAGAS SUNG NONSTOP BY A MALE

The record for singing the maximum number of ragas without a break and repetition was set by Sivaganesh Neelakandan (born on April 24, 1991) of Madurai(Currently in Chennai), Tamil Nadu. He sang 100 ragas in 51 minutes and 30 seconds and the transition from one raga to another was outstanding, as confirmed on May 23, 2020.

LARGEST WORKING EARPHONE

The record for making the largest working earphone, measuring 171 cm, was set by Alfhran Uddin Qureshi (born on September 8, 1997) of Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh. The earphone was made of waste material including plastic flower pots, plastic pipes, used plastic boxes, old speakers, water bottle, cardboard roll and aluminium foil, as confirmed on October 16, 2019.