Family is indeed one of the greatest blessings a person could ever have. When you have a family, you will definitely have a happier and more content life. In times of trouble, your family will always be there for you. There are also present during your rough times and as you face many challenges in life. You are definitely blessed to have such an amazing family. But would you believe that there is actually the largest family in the world consists of 39 wives, 34 children, and 33 grandchildren?
The man behind this large family is none other than the 73-year-old Ziona Chana from remote northeast India. He is the head of the world’s largest family with 39 wives, 94 children, 14 daughters-in-law, and 33 grandchildren. All of them actually lives in just one roof.
The family is actually living in a four-storey mansion in a mountainous village in Mizoram State that shares borders with Burma and Bangladesh. The mansion has 100 rooms for all of them and they call it “Chuuan Thar Run” or the New Generation Home. The place had become one of the major tourist attractions in their province because of their family.
The head of the local Christian religious sect known as “Chana” is Ziona Chana. They allow their male members to polygamy. It was actually founded by his father on June 12, 1942. Their sect believes that they will be ruling the world soon with Christ and has 400 families as members.
It was also revealed that Ziona himself married as many as 10 women a year and keeps on finding a new wife even until now.
He also added that he can even go abroad to search for another wife and to expand his sect as well. One of his wives, Huntharnghanki, admitted that the reason that their family gets along well is that their relationship is based on mutual respect and love.