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Jordanian students set sticky note record

More than 18-thousand sticky notes were left by students and adults around Jordan on Mother's Day, breaking a Guinness world record.
A student in Jordan writes a sticky note to his mother as part of a Guinness world record attempt in March, 2019. (RTV image)

AMMAN, Jordan (WTHR) - More than 18-thousand sticky notes were left by students and adults around Jordan on Mother's Day, breaking a Guinness world record.

Thousands of Jordanians came together to celebrate the holiday, which falls on March 21st in the Arab world.

Participants broke a Guinness world record of the largest sticky notes poster full of messages of love to mothers.

The notes were collected on a large poster, which was put on display for the Guinness world records judge to assess.

The organizer of the event said his purpose was to put Jordan on the map while celebrating mothers at the same time.