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Gaming Top

Minakshi Iyer
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Gaming top is a traditional Indian game popular among children. It is known by several names in different regions of the country. I came to know that the inventor of this top was a carpenter from India. Due to lack of popularity many facets of this game is not known to us. Can someone share more?

Posted On : 08/01/17 4:32:46 AM

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Abhinav Dey
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In English it is known as the Spinning top and in Bengali it is called Lattu. It used to be one of the popular street games of India.

Posted On : 08/03/17 4:58:37 AM

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Nisha Arora
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Hey Guys, did you know that Gaming tops are among the oldest toys ever discovered by archaeologists. A clay top unearthed in Iraq was dated to 35th century BC, nearly 6000 years ago.

Posted On : 08/11/17 4:57:06 AM

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Abhinav Dey
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What is this game called in other languages?

Posted On : 08/21/17 5:12:43 AM

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