'Mass Records'

Most Lighted Candles on a Cake

Posted by admin 04 May 2014 Comments Off
Most Lighted Candles on a Cake

The World Record of the ‘most number of lighted candles on a cake’ has been achieved by the disciples of the Spiritual Guru Sri Chinmoy from New York City, USA.

The size of the cake was 52 feet by 17 feet. The total number of candles adorning the cake was Forty Eight Thousand Five Hundred Twenty Three (48,523). All the candles used on the birthday cake were colorful. This cake was made on 27th August, 2008 in memory of the Spiritual Guru in the year following his demise in 2008. The venue of the event was the asphalt driveway of the group’s meditation arena, which is called Aspiration –Ground by the devotees in New York City.

Most Professional People in a Matrimonial Meet

Posted by admin 02 May 2014 Comments Off
Most Professional People in a Matrimonial Meet

The World Record of ‘most professional people in a matrimonial meet’ has been jointly achieved by Bhartiya Jain Sanghatana (BJS) and Jain International Organization (JIO) from Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.

On April 27, 2014; more than One Thousand Seven Hundred (1700) professionals gathered in a Jain professional matrimonial meet at Basket Ball Club, Indore.

Largest Human Mosaic

Posted by admin 25 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Largest Human Mosaic

The World Record of ‘largest human mosaic’ has been achieved by mayor and people from Taichung, Taiwan.

A total of Two Thousand Twelve (2,012) people gathered to form an image of a person raising his arms in the form of a ‘V’ sign. The ‘V’ sign was indicating the support for the campaign ‘I Love Taiwan’

Largest Human Olympic Rings

Posted by admin 25 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Largest Human Olympic Rings

The World Record of ‘largest human Olympic rings’ has been achieved by a group of women from Guangzhou, Guangdong, China.

One Thousand Two Hundred Two (1,202) women joined together to form the Olympic rings logo at Xiangjiang Water park of Guangzhou and set a new world record for the largest human Olympic rings.

Largest Human water drop

Posted by admin 23 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Largest Human water drop

The World Record of ‘largest human water drop’ has been achieved by the people from Manila, Philippines.

Three Thousand (3,000) participants gathered at the grounds of the Grandstand formed the ‘largest human water drop’ and raised awareness for save water and water conservation.

Most authors in a Reading Relay

Posted by admin 23 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Most authors in a Reading Relay

The World Record of ‘most authors in a reading relay’ has been achieved by Irish Writers’ Centre, Dublin, Ireland.
On June 15-16, 2012; One Hundred Eleven (111) authors participated in the record and read from their work for 15 minutes each for continuous 28 hours. Participants included Nobel Laureate to Booker Prize winners.

Largest Human DNA Helix

Posted by admin 23 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Largest Human DNA Helix

The World Record of ‘largest human DNA helix’ has been achieved by Genentech, Inc. from San Francisco, CA, USA.

A total of Two Thousand Six Hundred Forty (2640) employees of Genentech, Inc.; a biotechnology company that produces research in fields such as oncology, immunology, and neuroscience gathered and stood in the shape of the DNA helix.

Most people singing a national anthem simultaneously at a single location

Posted by admin 17 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Most people singing a national anthem simultaneously at a single location

The world record, most people singing a national anthem simultaneously at a single location has been achieved by the Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Government of Bangladesh and the Armed Forces Division at Dhaka, Bangladesh.
On March 26, 2014; a total of Two Hundred Fifty-four Thousand Five Hundred Thirty-seven (254,537) participants sang the national anthem of Bangladesh at National parade ground. In the event ‘Lakho Konthe Sonar Bangla’; participants sang the national anthem of the nation namely ‘Amar shonar Bongla, ami tume balobashi’.

Most People Reading Aloud Simultaneously At a Single Location

Posted by admin 16 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Most People Reading Aloud Simultaneously At a Single Location

The World Record for the ‘most number of people reading aloud simultaneously at a single location’ has been achieved by Sivil-Der and Muzaffer Bayram from Siverek, Turkey.
On Septmber 25, 2012 in the event organized at Firkan Tüysüz stadium of Siverek; Thirty Thousand Two Hundred Thirty One (30,231) participants loudly read the poem ‘Hasretinden Prangalar Eskittim’ taken from the famous book of poetry called ‘Anadoluyum Ben’ written by the renowned Turkish poet Arif.

Most Number of People Blowing Candles Simultaneously

Posted by admin 16 Apr 2014 Comments Off
Most Number of People Blowing Candles Simultaneously

The World Record for the ‘most number of people blowing candles simultaneously’ has been achieved by the members and staff of the Hotel Resort Pudong Shangri-La from in Pudong, Shanghai, China.

On March 23, 2013 at the occasion of Earth Hour; Five Hundred Nine (509) participants took part in the world record attempted in the hotel situated at Riverside Avenue of Pudong, Shanghai.