turns to share his bed It takes 30 whole chickens just to make dinner. He is head of the world’s biggest family – and says he is ‘blessed’ to have his 39 wives.
They live in a 100-room, four storey house set amidst the hills of Baktwang village in the Indian state of Mizoram, where the wives sleep in giant
such as cleaning, washing and preparing meals. One evening meal can see them pluck 30 chickens, peel 132lb of potatoes and boil up to 220lb of rice.
Mizoram, India. He even married ten women in one year, when he was at his
most prolific, and enjoys his own double bed while his wives have to make do with
communal dormitories. He keeps the youngest women near to his bedroom with the
older members of the family sleeping further away – and there is a rotation system for
who visits Mr Chana’s bedroom.