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    Internationally recognized card collector Kishor Gordhandas
 
       
 
   
 

Mr. Gordhandas, of Mumbai, India, is recognized as having one of the largest collections of playing cards in the world with over 5000 packs in his possession. His collection has been featured in the Limca Book Of Records every year from it's inception in 1990 . In 1996 he was awarded a "Person Of the Year Award" by the Limca Book of Records in recognition of his extensive card collection as well as his efforts in reviving the dying art of Indian Ganjifa card making.

Mr. Gordhandas has written numerous articles about playing cards in English and Gujarati for magazines and periodicals in India and abroad. He has both designed and commissioned original decks of Ganjifa cards including eight suited Moghul and ten suited Dashavatara packs with both traditional and non-standard suit symbols. He has even designed and commissioned a unique hand painted "Hindu Astro Mythological Tarot" deck. He is also widely known for his interest in and his articles about Indian Trick Locks.

Mr. Gordhandas was advising Mt. Hood Cards on all  Ganjifa decks as well as providing  with other valuable information about packs from around the world. Mr. Gordhandas offers decks of Ganjifa cards hand painted by traditional Indian craftsmen as well as Indian Trick Locks.......

   
     
       
 
   
       
 
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