Let me ask you a question, how many candles can you insert in the mouth? Okay, let’s make it a bit difficult. How many LIT candles you can hold in your mouth? Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya, a man from Mumbai has created Guinness world record by holding 22 lit candles in mouth. Dinesh Shivnath Upadhyaya, a science teacher from Mumbai literally stuffed 22 lit candles in his mouth and is now a Guinness record holder.
Dinesh recently shared a video on his Facebook page which shows him holding 22 candles in his mouth. He captioned the video as, “22 lit candles! You can see why prolific record-breaker Dinesh Upadhyaya from India is also known as Maximouth. Tag a friend who’s celebrating their birthday.”
This is not the first time when Dinesh has marked his name in the Guinness book of records. Earlier, he held a record of holding 12 lit candles in his mouth. Apart from that, Dinesh also holds a title for eating most grapes (72) in one minute.
He also holds a title for catching the most dice (43) with cupped hands, while blindfolded. His brother thew the dice into his mouth. He has also stuffed more than 1000 straws in the mouth. Dinesh is now known as ‘Maximouth’ where stuffing his mouth is his specialty.