As there are a few days left for the new year 2019, let’s sit back and think over the things that have gone by in 2018. Viral videos come and go, they have a short span of time to stay in trends. This year, many hilarious, serious, social and dance videos were uploaded on the social media. From the famous wink girl Priya Prakash Varrier to chai pee lo and the dancing uncle, who danced like Govinda, we bring you a list of videos that went viral this year.
1. Priya Prakash Varrier’s wink eye clip:
Netizens got insane after the video of Malayalam song ‘Manikya Malaraya Poovi’ from the film ‘Oru Adaar Love’ was uploaded. The song happens to show the chemistry between Priya and her co-star Roshan Abdul Rahoof while they are in a classroom.
2. Dancing uncle aka Sanjeev Shrivastava danced on Govinda’s song ‘Aapke aa jaane se’
Sanjeev Shrivastava is a Govinda fan and proves that age is just a number. He is seen shaking a leg to “Aap Ke Aa Jane Se” from the 1987 movie Khudgarz and to a remix of the 1970s hit “Chadti Jawani”. The dance steps and face expressions are very similar to what Govinda used to do. Many celebs took to Twitter to share the hilarious clip such as Dia Mirza, Divya Dutta to name a few.
3. Chai Pi Lo Aunty aka Somvati Mahawar
Hello friends, chai pi lo! You must have come across a hilarious video of a woman saying this again and again. Somvati is a passionate Vlogger who has set the internet on fire by her videos. Her 15-second-video of politely urging the people of India to drink chai had clocked thousands of views on social media platforms.
4. Little baby’s adorable lip-sync video with her dad
A father-daughter stole our hearts an adorable entry to the viral trend and netizens couldn’t have enough of it. In a video viral, a toddler is seen lip-syncing with her dad to Maroon 5’s popular song ‘Girls Like You’.
5. This Indian bride gets viral for her serious dance moves
The video show the bride, dressed in all her wedding finery including her choli, chooda and mehendi. But she made a unique style, instead of lehnga she showed her moves in jeans and break into bhangra and belly dance. She danced on a Punjabi song ‘Kadar’ by singer Mankirt Aulakh.
6. Little Boy Dressed as Hanuman, Gives Punjabi Twist to Jai Shri Ram
A small boy from Punjab became famous overnight because he gave a Punjabi twist to ‘Jai Shri Ram’. During Dussehra, he was dressed up as Lord Hanuman and his parents were preparing him to say Jai Shri Ram. But, he gave a Punjabi twist to ‘Jai Shri Ram’.
7. Two Pakistani News Anchors Fighting in a Newsroom
A leaked video of two Pakistani news anchors went viral on social media. The video shows how two anchors most probably during their break indulge in a silly argument. The anchors were reportedly from a Lahore based news channel called City42 and their verbal spat got leaked.
8. Andhra Pradesh Man Lights 11 Firecrackers With a Cigarette in His Mouth
The Twitterati called him desi Indian scientist for NASA. An unidentified man can be seen standing on a road lighting fireworks using a lit cigarette that’s between his lips. Netizens named the man as Rocket Uncle.
9. Odisha cop uses unique dancing to control road traffic and jam
A Traffic cop Pratap Chandra Khandwal has a unique and interesting way to clear traffic jam on a busy Bhubaneshwar road. This 33-year-old, who was a home guard, is now deployed as traffic police personnel. He is popular among commuters for managing traffic with his rocking dance moves.
10. A spider-man from Paris saved 4-year-old child dangling from the balcony
A man climbed four floors of a building to save a four-year-old child who was dangling from a balcony. The man, identified as Mamoudou Gassama, was hailed as a real spider-man after his act of bravery.