New Delhi: Canadian Sikh Sarwan Singh on Wednesday (March 22, 2023) broke his personal Guinness World Report for the longest beard on a residing individual (male). Singh’s superb beard has earned him the file title for the third time.
“It is somewhat greyer today, however extra fabulous than ever,” the Guinness World Report stated.
Sarwan, who practices Sikhism, has by no means trimmed his beard and had first set the Guinness World Report in 2008 when his beard was 2.33 m (7 ft 8 in) lengthy. He had smashed the earlier file of 1.77 m (5 ft 9 in) held by Sweden’s Birger Pellas.
Sarwan then had his beard measured once more on the set of Lo Present dei Report in Italy in 2010, extending his file with a beard of two.49 m (8 ft 2.5 in).
It was then re-measured on October 15, 2022, and located to be 2.54 m (8 ft 3 in) lengthy.
Though sustaining such a protracted beard could seem troublesome, Sarwan informed Guinness World Report that he loves his beard and has by no means had any difficulties with its repairs.
Sarwan, who considers his beard to be a present from God, stated he has all the time overcome any challenges which are introduced with having a protracted beard and infrequently needs it had been even longer.
The proprietor of the world’s longest beard has now prolonged his file!
Sarwan Singh (Canada) now has a beard measuring over eight ft and three inches lengthy. pic.twitter.com/6uuGwgh3xX
— Guinness World Data (@GWR) March 22, 2023
“It is seen as probably the most vital facets of being a Sikh,” he stated.