Haridwar’s Chanchal Suryavanshi is a student of M.Sc at the Devsanskriti Vishwavidyala. This son of a farmer may have just created a Guinness Record by performing a headstand for 134 minutes straight.
According to Dainik Jagran, Chanchal performed the feat in the presence of vice-chancellor Dr. Chinmay Pandya and another professor Dr. Gyaneshwar Mishra in the prayer hall of the university.
Aditya’s name, too, had been forwarded to the Guinness Books but the international record keeper has not yet responded.
Chanchal is a resident of Baitul in Madhya Pradesh. He says that he took to headstands to improve his memory.
He aims to become a Yoga researcher and help others gain benefit from the science.