Ujjain enters Guinness Book for lighting more than 11 lakh diyas on Mahashivratri

In Madhya Pradesh, Ujjain entered Guinness Book of World Records for lighting more than 11 lakh earthen lamps simultaneously on the occasion of Mahashivratri.

It broke the record of 9 lakh 41 thousand lamps lit in Ayodhya last November.

The event was performed in zero waste format. The clay from the lamps will be used to prepare idols, while the oil left in the lamps will be offered to gaushalas.

Points to Note:

  • Ujjain entered Guinness Book of World Records for lighting more than 11 lakh earthen lamps on Mahashivratri.
  • It broke the record of 9 lakh 41 thousand lamps lit in Ayodhya.

 

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