A few records about Assam.

This is a narrative of a set of various records not normally noticed about the state of Assam.






Sluggards built "Dhodar Ali"




Largest Joint Family




Tallest Shiva Temple




Largest Naamghar


Blind but...


Robin's Miraculous Drawing


Olympic Football Captain


Oldest Gold Medalist


Amphibious Vehicle


Longest Wooden Bridge


Bridge from Single Stone


Bamboo Compass


First Embossed Book Cover


Poetry Written Reverse


Lowest Priced Magazine


Youngest Writer


Writer of Highest Book


Longest Sentence


Record with Reverse Letters




Tinsukia to Dhuburi on Foot


Sing without Opening Mouth


Needle Through the Face


Floating above Water


'Dev Anand' of Jorhat


Chilli Girl


The 'Gandhi' of Assam


Funeral World Record


Writing with Leg


First Farmer Revolution


Robin's Children Museum


Personal Museum


Letters to Editor


Longest Kept Diary


In One Minute


Rice Drawing


World's Smallest River Island


Wonder Boy Bashabraj


Smallest Spoons, Knives


Continuously 24 Hours


Longest Scratch Art


World's Smallest Durga Idol


Badminton Practicing Machine


Most Kites on Single String


Lamp Burning Longest Duration


Pomegranate De-Seeder


Longest One Shot Film


Brass Lamp


Bihu by 2,265 Artists


Most Women Singing Dihanaam


Largest Guitar Ensemble


Jacquard Looms Weft Insertion


Planted 40,885 Trees in 1 Hour


World's Smallest 3D Painting


World's Largest Paint Brush


329 Punches in One Minute


Record With Multiple Events


Walks Backwards 24 Hours


Fastest Marathon Hill Roads


Longest Horn Pipe Marathon


Blowing Fire From Mouth


Pulling a Train Wagon


Needles Through the Face




Prafulla Kumar Sarma of Bar ajara village, Nalbari, has created a record by writing three longest sentences. Sarma has written a book named Pragati with only one sentence, consisting of 3,601 words. The other two longest sentences of Sarms are consequently Banpani of 1,640 words and Sorkari Alibat of 777 words.


Sunil Kumar Saikia, a resident of Disoinagar, Jorhat has a story named ijonotkoi Sijon Sora with only a single sentence consisting of 886 words.  The story has been included in Saikia’s collection named Disoi Paror Sadhu.

             Sunil Kumar Saikia also write a book named Disoi paror Mel in 2011 with only one single sentence consisting of 5,555 words, 535 commas and 11 semi colons.


 Another longest sentence of Assamese literature was the sentence of 628 words written by Lakshminath Bezbaruah in his speech for 7th  convention of Asom Sahutya Sabha held in 1924, Guwahati.


Mentionable, French novelist Victor Hugo, received the recognition of writing the world’s longest sentence. In this famous book Les Miserable (1832) there is a sentence of 423 words, 93 commas, and 37 semi colons.  This sentence of Hugo was recognized in the Guinness World Records as the longest sentence of the world.




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