5 Myths About Rummy Busted

Posted On Mar 26 2014 by

“So simple is the basic game of Rummy that the best way to learn it is to just play it.”- Walter Brown Gibson, an American author and professional magician. The simplicity of the game may have been a major contributor to the popularity of rummy, which in turn is what gave rise to its various versions. Rummy has more than twenty variants that are played in different parts of the world with different names. For instance, Indian Rummy or ‘Paplu’ is popular in India, Canasta in the US and Kalooki in Jamaica. As with anything so popular, there are certain …


Is Rummy Gambling?

Posted On Aug 17 2010 by

According to Wikipedia “Gambling is the wagering of money or something of material value (referred to as “the stakes”) on an event with an uncertain outcome with the primary intent of winning additional money and/or material goods. Typically, the outcome of the wager is evident within a short period. ” Gambling is also a major international commercial activity, with the legal gambling market totaling an estimated $335 billion in 2009. Playing card games is one of the favorite time pass for Indians and 13 card game like teenpatti, rummy, 29 (some call it 28), chokdi, judgement, dehla pakad, saat aath …