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My Nose Is on Fire is the seventh episode of The Amazing Race 13.


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The order of departure from the Bahá'í House are as follows:

  1. Nick & Starr (8:55 am)
  2. Kelly & Christy (9:02 am)
  3. Toni & Dallas (9:10 am)
  4. Terence & Sarah (9:31 am)
  5. Andrew & Dan (9:44 am)
  6. Ken & Tina (9:51 am)

Teams must take taxi a to the Deshbandhu Apartments, where they would find their next clue.

"Who's ready for a colorful experience?"

The team member assigned to perform this Roadblock must run amongst celebrators of Holi, the Festival of Colours, while being bombarded with traditional colored dyes and water, and climb one of three ladders to search through hundreds of suspended clue envelopes for one of only six that contained their next clue.

The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:

Teams must make their way to Old Delhi, find the Charity Birds Hospital at Jain Mandir, and search among the bird cages to find their next clue.

At the Charity Birds Hospital, Ken & Tina would receive their clue for their Speed Bump. Ken & Tina must travel to the Gurudwara Sis Ganj Sahib at Chandni Chowk to serve holy water to hundreds of Sikhs until they satisfied the waiting crowd before they may return to Charity Birds Hospital to search for their next clue.

Choice A: Bleary Eyed
Teams must follow a series of power lines, keeping mark of the numbered tags hanging from the power lines on Nai Sarak Street amidst several other numbered signs. They must then report these numbers to a power company official, who would point them to New India Stationers across the street, where they must plug in a musical Ganesh statue to receive their next clue

Andrew & Dan, Kelly & Christy, Ken & Tina, Nick & Starr, and Toni & Dallas chose this task.

Choice B: Teary Eyed
Teams must find a store named Ram Bhandar in a spice market and transport two 40-pound bags of chili peppers a quarter of a mile away to Shwan Kumar and Sons. Once there, teams must grind enough chili peppers into chili powder with a mortar and pestle to fill a bowl up to a marked line to receive their next clue.

Only Terence & Sarah chose this task.

Teams must make their way to Humayun's Tomb and find Isa Khan's Tomb to check in. For coming in first, Nick & Starr won a trip for two to Kauai, Hawaii, provided by Travelocity.


     First Place •      Eliminated     Last placer on a Non-Elimination Leg or continue racing on a No-Rest Leg     Season winner •      Season 2nd place •      Season 3rd place • Used the U-Turn Recipient of the U-Turn
Nick & Starr
 1st place 
Nick & Starr
Toni & Dallas
 2nd place 
Toni & Dallas
Terence & Sarah
 3rd place 
Terence & Sarah
Newly Dating
Ken & Tina
 4th place 
Ken & Tina
Andrew & Dan
 5th place 
Andrew & Dan
Frat Boys
Kelly & Christy
 6th place 
Kelly & Christy


  • The episode title is said by Sarah Leshner, referring to the burning pain caused by pounding chili peppers during the Teary Eyed Detour.


  • Lyn Jensen at Reality TV Fans (01/16/2014): "The Amazing Race 13 Flashback: 6 Teams in India"


The Amazing Race 13 Episodes

"Bees Are Much Calmer Than All This!" · "Do You Like American Candy?" · "Did You Push My Sports Bra Off the Ledge?" · "I Wonder If They Like Blondes in New Zealand?" · "Do It Like a Madman" · "Please Hold While I Singe My Skull" · "My Nose Is on Fire" · "I'm Like an Angry Cow" · "That Is Studly" · "You're Gonna Get Me Killed" · "You Look Like Peter Pan"