Archive for the ‘trivia’ Category

List of Mega Huge Gatherings.

June 29, 2006

  

Very Interesting to see that a majority of the mega huge gatherings have occured in India. These stats are courtesy Wikipedia.

In January 2001, a reported 70 million Hindu pilgrims from around the world travelled to Hindu holy city of Prayaga (also known as Allahabad) in India for the Kumbh Mela, the world’s largest religious festival and also the world’s largest gathering.[1][2]

In April 2004, Around 30 million Hindu pilgrims from all over the world travelled to Hindu holy city of Ujjain in India for the Simhastha Kumbh Mela.[3]

The funeral of C. N. Annadurai, a former Chief Minister of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, was attended by an estimated crowd of 15 million people.[1]

Mentos and Coke

June 16, 2006

What does Mentos and Coke have in common. Find out.

Blogger Scoble outsmarts the World Cup

June 12, 2006

Technorati Top Searches

  1. Scoble
  2. World Cup
  3. カレー
  4. Heather Mills
  5. Video
  6. Jocks And Prejudice
  7. Yearlykos
  8. Guantanamo

Blogging superstar scoble has outsmarted the World cup in blogosphere. Has mainstream blogging arrived or what?

What’s in a name?

June 9, 2006

What's in a name goes a famous adage. Well there does seem to be something in a name especially if you are the King of Thailand also known as

"Phrabat Somdej Phra Paramindra Maha Bhumibol Adulyadej Mahitaladhibet Ramadhibodi Chakrinarubodindara Sayamindaradhiraj Boromanatbophit"