This 66-year-old Indian man is about to enter the Guinness Books of Records after it emerged he has 39 wives, 94 children and 33 grandchildren.
Ziona Chana lives in Northeastern parts of India, in a four storied building with 100 rooms. The house is situated in Mizoram state, sharing borders with Burma and Bangladesh.
Ziona confesses that he once married 10 wives in a year but slowed down when responsibilities overwhelmed him.
The sons and their wives, and all their children, live in different rooms in the same building, but share a common kitchen.
The wives take turns cooking, while his daughters clean the house and do washing. The men do outdoor jobs like farming and taking care of livestock.
The family, all 167 of them, consumes around 200lb of rice and more than 130lb of potatoes a day. They are supported by their own resources and occasional donations from followers.
“Even today, I am ready to expand my family and willing to go to any extent to marry,” Ziona said.
“I have so many people to care (for) and look after, and I consider myself a lucky man”,said Ziona