Thickest Book

The record for writing the thickest book (measuring 144 mm x 496 mm x 219 mm) was set by Swami Gyanjivandasji (born on July 14, 1960) of Vadodara, Gujarat. The book titled ‘Shree Haricharitramrut Sagar’ is a biography of Bhagwan Shree Swaminarayan. This towering book comprises 10,080 pages having 29 cantos, 2409 chapters, and 1, 02,564 couplets including text and pictures of Lord Swaminarayan’s divine pastimes. The weight of this gigantic publication is 9.5 kilograms, as confirmed on February 13, 2020.