'Unique Records'

Dialysis of Oldest Person

Posted by admin 08 May 2013 Comments Off
Dialysis of Oldest Person

The World Record of conducting ‘dialysis of oldest person’ has been achieved by SDM College of Dental Sciences from Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru hospital from Raipur, Chattisgarh, India.

Pandit Jawahar Lal Nehru hospital of Raipur has the distinct Word Record to have successfully conducting the dialysis of a person aged 100 years. The 100 year old woman comes from the Ambikapur region of the state of Chattisgarh in Central India. Her body was anemic and she suffered from a renal failure before being admitted to the hospital.

World’s Longest Hair

Posted by admin 04 May 2013 Comments Off
World’s Longest Hair

The World Record of the ‘longest hair on an individual’s head’ has been achieved by Ms. Xie Quiping from Lifu Guilin, China.

The total length of Ms. Quiping’s hair is measured to be 5.627 m (18 ft 5.54 in). Xie Quiping was born in 1960 and has been growing hair from the age of 13. She has never stopped growing her hair.

Most Number of T-Shirts Worn at Once

Posted by admin 03 May 2013 Comments Off
Most Number of T-Shirts Worn at Once

The World Record of ‘most number of t-shirts worn at once’ has been achieved by Sanath Bandara from Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Sanath Bandara: a marathon runner; took 1 hour 7 minutes and 3 seconds to wear Two Hundred Fifty Seven (257) t-shirts one over other. Event organized on December 22, 2011 at a public park of Colombo was witnessed by thousands of spectators.

World’s Largest Tea Party

Posted by admin 03 May 2013 Comments Off
World’s Largest Tea Party

The World Record for the largest tea party in the world is held by the city of Indore, MP, India. More than 40,000 participants joined forces to become a part of the world’s largest tea party. The venue for the particular event was Nehru Stadium in Indore. The date of the event was 28th February, 2008.

Largest Flaming Image

Posted by admin 05 Apr 2013 Comments Off
Largest Flaming Image

The World Record for the largest flaming image using candles consisted of 35,478 candles and was achieved by 118 Sandoz employees of Pakistan at the Hotel Serena in Faisalabad, Pakistan, on 10 December 2009.
The completed image was made of the Sandoz logo and motto and had an area of 910.45 m² (9,800 ft²). The number of participants who drew the image was 118 and it took them 7 hours to draw the image. After this, another 1.5 hours were needed to place the candles, and 42 minutes to set them alight.

World’s Longest Bridge

Posted by admin 20 Mar 2013 Comments Off
World’s Longest Bridge

The world record of the ‘longest bridge in the world’ has been achieved by Danyang–Kunshan Grand Bridge from Jiangsu, China.

The total length of the bridge is 164.8 kilometers (102.4 mi) and lies on the long viaduct on the Beijing–Shanghai High-Speed Railway line. Almost the entire length of the Danyang–Kunshan Grand Bridge is of the viaduct style of construction. The bridge is located on the rail line between Shanghai and Nanjing in East China’s Jiangsu province. The total cost of building the bridge was $ 8.5 billion and was completed in 2011.

Largest religious gathering of people at a single location

Posted by admin 27 Feb 2013 Comments Off
Largest religious gathering of people at a single location

Kumbh Mela held in Allahabad from 14th Jan, 2013 to 10th March 2013 holds the record for the Worlld’s Largest Religious gathering. The number of people attending the Kumbh Mela in the year 2013 is more than 80 million. Kumbh Mela is a festival involving mass Hidu pilgrimage. It is held every third year in four different cities in India namely Ujjain, Nashik, Allahabad and Haridwar on a rotational basis. Thus, each of the above mentioned cities gets a chance to host the Kumbh Mela every twelve years.

Artistic Conversion of Numbers to Pictures

Posted by admin 10 Feb 2013 Comments Off
Artistic Conversion of Numbers to Pictures

The World Record of creating ‘artful alphanumeric pictures’ has been achieved by Puppala Bapiraju from Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Mr. Bapiraju has drawn unique pictures using the numbers 1 – 100 & alphabets A – Z and creatively converted them into images of objects, cartoons and art. Pictures drawn by Mr. Bapiraju are learning enhancing for children.

Fastest Calculation of LCM

Posted by admin 29 Dec 2012 Comments Off
Fastest Calculation of LCM

The World Record “Fastest Calculation of LCM” has been achieved by Sayyad Rehan Ali from Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India. Mr. Rehan has calculated the least common multiple (LCM) of 125 two digit numbers. Maximum time of a LCM calculation was 4 seconds.

Sayyad Rehan Ali had attempted the record in the programme Miracle of One an initiative of Non Profit Organization SRV SEWA (Shri Vision Social Empowerment & Welfare Association) on 05/11/12 at J. J. Public School, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Program being Broadcasted on Most Number of TV Channels Simultaneously

Posted by admin 29 Dec 2012 Comments Off
Program being Broadcasted on Most Number of TV Channels Simultaneously

The World Record of ‘most number of TV channels broadcasting a single program simultaneously’ has been achieved by ‘Satyameva Jayate’ telecasted in India.

This talk show focused on a number of salient issues faced by the modern Indian society and received top ratings from media, critics as well as public. The show featured various sensitive social issues prevalent in India such as female foeticides, child sexual abuse, dowry, medical malpractice, honor killings, insensitivity towards the physically disabled, domestic violence, overuse of pesticides leading to pesticide poisoning, alcoholism, untouchability, plight of senior citizens and water crisis etc.