Tambola / Housie / Bingo number calling for your next party

Tambola is a popular party game in India. Its also known as Bingo / Housie across the world and is a slow casino game, played by a person calling out numbers and players scoring out numbers on a ticket. Each player gets a unique ticket and a range of prizes can be given away. To name a few they are

  • Four Corners – The one who gets all 4 corner numbers scored off on the ticket first.
  • Fast Five – The one who gets 5 numbers scored off the ticket first.
  • Top Row – The one who gets the top row numbers scored out first.
  • Middle Row – The one who gets the middle row numbers scored out first.
  • Lats Row – The one who gets the last row numbers scored out first.
  • Full House – The one who gets all numbers on the ticket scored out first.

To make the number calling fun, we’ve listed out fun ways to keep players entertained through the game.

NoOption 1Option 2Option 3Option 4Option 5
1Lone rangerButtered sconeTop of the house number 1Son of a gunAt the beginning
2One little duckMe and youKaala dhanDoctor who
3Happy familygoodness me
4Murgi chorKnock at the doorHum 2 hamare 2
5Hum paanchSymbol of congressPunjab da puttarFingers in your hand
6Bottom heavyChopping sticksSuper sixerIn a fix
7Lucky no. SevenOne hockey stickGod’s in Heavendays in a weekColours of rainbow
8One fat majorGarden gateBig fat lady number 8
9You are mineNumber of planetsDoctor’s time
10A big fat henCock and henUncle Ben
11Two heavenly legsTwo beautiful legsSexy legs
12One dozenMonkeys cousin, one dozen
13Bakers dozenUnlucky for some lucky for me no
14Valentine’s DayTender chick
15Yet to be kissed
16Sweet sixteennever been kissed
17Dancing QueenNot so sweet
18Voting age
19Last of the teensEnd of teensGoodbye teens
20One scoreBlind 20
21President’s saluteAll womens age
22Two little ducks
23You and me
24Two dozenWant somemore at 24
25QuarterSilver Jublee NumberWish to have a wife at 25Duck & dive @ 25
26Republic Day
27Gateway to heaven
28Duck and its mateOverweight @ 28In a state
29In your primeGin & WineRise & shine
30Women get flirty at 30
31Time for funFlavours at baskin RobinsGet up and run
32Mouth FullBuckle my shoe
33All the 3sTwo little bees
34Dil mange moreAsk for moreLions roar
35Flirty wifeJump and jive
36Popular sizeThree dozensYardstick
37Mixed luckMore than elevenLime and leamon
38OversizeChristmas cake
39Watch your waistline
40Naughty 40Life begins atMen get naughty
41Life’s begun at 41Time for some fun @ 41Kiss and run
42Quit India MovementWinnie the pooh
43Pain in the kneeDown on your kneesClimb a tree
44All the foursChor chor, all the 4
45Halfway there
46Up to tricks
47Year of IndependenceFour and seven
48Four dozenYou are not late
49Rise and shineYour waist line
50Half a centuryGolden Jublee
51Charity begins at 51I love my mum
52Pack of cardsWeeks in a year
53Stuck in a tree
54Clean the floorHouse of bamboo door
55All the fivesBunch of 5sSnakes alive @ 55
56Pick up sticksWas she worth it?
57Mutiny Year
58Make them waitTime to retire
59Just retired
60Five dozen
61Bakers bun
62Turn the screwClick the two
63Tickle meClick the three
64Hard coreCatch the chor
65Old age pension
66Chakke pe chakkaAll the 6s
67Made in heaven
68Check your weightSaving grace
69Your place or mineUlta Pulta
70Lucky blind
71Bang the drumLucky bachelor
72Lucky 2
73Under the treeA crutch and a flea
74Still want moreLucky chorCandy storeLucky 4
75Lucky FiveDiamond Jublee
76Lucky six
77Two hockey stickshum saat saat haiDouble hockey sticks
78Heaven’s gateLucky seth (hindi)
79One more timelucky nine
80Gandhi’s breakfast
81Corner shot
82Last of the twoFat lady with a duck
83India wins Cricket World CupTime for tea
84Last of the chorsSeven dozen
85Staying aliveGrandma
86Between the sticksLast six
87GrandpaFat lady with a crutch
88Two fat ladies
89All but oneNearly there
90Top of the houseEnd of the lineAs far as we go

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