A video of Sri Chinmoy’s weightlifting anniversary from November, 27 1998 in New  York. This includes highlights of some of Sri Chinmoy’s most impressive lifts on the night, such as his standing double arm dumbbell lift of 145lb. Bill Pearl, five times Mr Universe acted as Master of Ceremonies for the event.

Some of the lifting highlights from the evening included:

  • Standing 145lb dumbbell lift with both hands
  • Lifting a pyramid of men – 2,736lb
  • Seated calf raise of 740lb
  • Standing calf raise of 1500lb

Many of these records were transcended at later lifting events.

Filmed and edited by Kedar Misani