Tharoor’s coconut smashing pictures goes viral, here’s his 4 favorite memes
This year, Shashi Tharoor celebrated Oman at his ancestral home at Elavanchery, Palakkad and shared a picture of smashing coconut, which is now viral on social media as memes.Author : Divyanshi Soni
The meme makers had a busy schedule this week, as the picture of senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor performing a smashing coconut ritual at a temple in Kerala. Shashi Tharoor’s picture has been photoshopped into a variety of scenarios, from cricket ground to chai stall to dance floor, and is viral on the internet.
Now, these memes are all over the internet and have even caught the attention of congress leader. Soon after this, he has chosen his four favourite self-featuring memes and posted them on the social media platform. While sharing the picture he wrote, “There are many of these memes going around using the picture of me ritually smashing a coconut. I don’t know who dreams them up by they are often very funny. These are some of my favourites.”
Check his favourite memes here:
In the original picture, Shashi Tharoor is dressed in a yellow kurta and a white mundu can be seen smashing a ritual coconut at a Kerala temple. He shared the picture of celebrations on Twitter and wrote, “And then offered a “Niramala” at the Elevanchery Bhagavathy Kshetram a few minutes from my ancestral home (where I also smashed a ritual coconut & prayed to the Naga gods worshipped by all Nairs). #Onam blessings to all especially those suffering in these troubled times.”
Check one of the most famous memes made on senior Congress leader here: