Largest Demonstration Of Manual Rice Dehusking

Bukit Panjang constituency celebrated its 9th year of Pongal on 17 Jan 2016 close to Pending LRT station. Pongal is the harvest festival celebrated in southern India. To remind visitors of their agrarian roots and the efforts to provide food, the organisers brought in 25 wooden dehusking mortars. Visitors got to try pounding the rice to remove their husk with long ... Read More »

Largest AED Training Session

World’s Largest Automated External Defibrillator Training Session

On the second National Life Saving Day, 15 Jan 2012, over 2,500 turned up over the two sessions at Singapore Expo to learn how to use the Automated External Defibrillator (AED). The event was organized by the National Resuscitation Council (Singapore) and the Singapore Heart Foundation. As the Guinness record that the organisers applied for, is for largest ... Read More »

Largest Hong Bao

To usher in the Lunar New Year, Fu Lu Shou Complex began its month-long promotions for shoppers on 5 Jan 2016. A Taoist priest was present to offer prayers and blessings for the mall. At the auspicious ceremony, an over-sized red packet, which measured 2.38m by 1.20m, was unveiled. Regular-sized hongbaos would be given to shoppers when they ... Read More »

Largest Word Formation Made Of Lightsticks

At Sengkang Riverside Park, about 5,000 residents of Ang Mo Kio GRC and Sengkang West SMC did a 2016 New Year countdown with PM Lee. Before that, they used 1,600 lightsticks to complete a formation of the word ‘Love’. Organised by the Family Life Champions, the 2.4m by 1m collage was to reinforce the importance of love within the ... Read More »

Largest Display Of Indian Bangle Handicrafts

Vijaya Mohan experimented with the use of Indian plastic bangles as a new artform. Working with some welfare and community groups, she taught them to use the bangles, tinsels and paints to make interesting designs. By 9 Jan 2016, 67 acrylic sheets and 74 styrofoam balls were decorated with these products and displayed at Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple, as part of the ... Read More »

Longest Seoul Train

At the stroke of midnight,  Joo Bar at Tan Quee Lan Street set off Singapore’s longest Seoul Train. In a domino fashion, one glass of soju after another started to drop into 150 glasses of Hite beer. It was an exhilarating moment and a great way to usher New Year 2016 in an explosive way.   Read More »