Category Archives: Culture & Creativity

ALL PUNJABI LETTERS CARVED ON A PENCIL LEAD

The record for carving all Punjabi letters on a single pencil lead was set by Harpreet Insan (born on June 6, 1994) of Mandi Lakhewali, Punjab, as confirmed on November 22, 2019.

AN OUTSTANDING IMAGINATIVE PIECE OF ART

The record for creating an outstanding imaginative piece of art was set by E. Joel Fertician (born on January 27, 1981) of Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He drew a portrait of Mahatma Gandhi ji, inside a bulb, in 2 minutes and 58 seconds, as confirmed on November 5, 2019.

MAXIMUM ANNIVERSARIES PORTRAYED ON A BANNER

The record for making and portraying the maximum number of 100th and 150th anniversaries on a banner is 29 and was set by Randeep Singh Nandal (born on March 27, 1987) of Rohtak, Haryana, along with two students. The banner was made within 4 months and 29 days, measuring 628 square metres, as confirmed on November 18, 2019.

UNIQUE DRESS CODE ON A GIVEN DAY

The record to initiate a unique dress code of Modi coats on a given day was set by SRM Valliammai Engineering College (estd. on September 9, 1999), SRM Nagar, Kattankulathur, Tamil Nadu, wherein all 139 male staff wore Modi coats the whole day on January 9, 2019, from 0815hrs to 1600hrs to spread unity and discipline in the work premises and henceforth to be worn every Wednesday.

MAXIMUM HANDMADE ITEMS CREATED FROM COCONUT SHELLS

The maximum number of handmade items created from coconut shells is 911 and this record was set by Sunil Daulat More (born on September 11, 1973) of Dhule, Maharashtra. He recycled coconut shells and created artistic decorative pieces and ornaments, out of which he sold 350 items at various exhibitions, to promote recycling of waste materials, as confirmed on November 26, 2019.