Turkey holds longest-most crowded iftar table / PHOTO

More than 41 thousand people gathered in a fast-breaking dinner hosted by Istanbul's Esenler Municipality in 7,020 tables measuring 10 kilometres.

Turkey holds longest-most crowded iftar table / PHOTO

More than 41 thousand people gathered in a fast-breaking dinner hosted by Istanbul's Esenler Municipality in 7,020 tables measuring 10 kilometres.


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Guinness officials were also in attendance at the event in which 41,120 people sat at 7,020 tables set in the longest avenue of the district.


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Professor Orhan Kural, representative of the Guinness Book of Reords in Turkey, said that a 50-member team of Guinness recorded the dinner. The records will be sent to the United Kingdom.


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During the dinner, 10 tons of rice, 8 tons of meat, traditional Turkish dessert called baklava, water and other beverages were served to the participants.

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Earlier, a dinner in Washington in which 16,250 people partook, was registered as the world's most crowded dining table.

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Syed Suhail Khalid
Syed Suhail Khalid - 10 yıl Before

Subhan Allah!I hope the poor too had their fill here!

Stormblade Viper
Stormblade Viper - 7 yıl Before

Subhanallah!This is amazing.-Viper