1 June 1999

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
Please, please bless me
With a new heart, new mind,
New vital, new body
And new life.
I shall not allow my new heart,
New mind, new vital, new body
And new life
To drown in expectation-ocean.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

1 June 1999, 6:38 a.m. Before using seated double-arm machine up to 120 lbs. with both arms simultaneously and 190 lbs. with each arm separately.

1 June 1999 (II)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
Today we shall all invite You
To come and watch
Our world-oneness-exhibit-art.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

1 June 1999, 6:48 a.m.

1 June 1999 (III)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
May my ever-blossoming faith-heart
Always remain inaccessible
To my doubting mind.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

1 June 1999, 7:07 a.m. Before lifting 300 lbs. fifty-seven times with one arm. (28 right, 29 left)

2 June 1999

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
My God-obedience must never be
Fearful and regretful.
My God-obedience has to be always
Prayerful, soulful, cheerful
And peaceful.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

2 June 1999, 7:22 a.m. Before using seated double-arm machine up to 120 lbs. with both arms simultaneously and 190 lbs. with each arm separately.

2 June 1999 (II)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
Without Your Compassion-Eye,
Your Protection-Feet
And Your Forgiveness-Heart,
My life is artificial, superficial,
Meaningless and useless.

My Supreme, with Your Compassion-Eye,
Your Protection-Feet
And Your Forgiveness-Heart,
My life is beautiful, prayerful,
Meaningful and fruitful.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

2 June 1999, 7:36 a.m.

3 June 1999

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
Yesterday I was a most devoted slave
Of the desire-world.
Today, out of Your infinite Bounty,
You have made me a choice child
Of Your Heart.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

3 June 1999, 6:29 a.m. Before using seated double-arm machine up to 160 lbs. with both arms simultaneously.

3 June 1999 (II)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
Do turn my life into
A sleeplessly hungry heart
At Your Lotus-Feet.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

3 June 1999, 6:40 a.m.

3 June 1999 (III)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
I was born to be
A lover of Your Dreams
And a server of Your Realities.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

3 June 1999, 7:12 a.m. Before lifting 300 lbs. fifty-seven times with one arm. (28 right, 29 left)

4 June 1999

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
I shall never give up,
I shall never give up!
I must continue,
I must continue!
I know my Goal is ahead,
And I am destined to reach my Goal.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

4 June 1999, 8:43 a.m. Before using seated double-arm machine up to 120 lbs. with both arms simultaneously and 190 lbs. with each arm separately.

4 June 1999 (II)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
Today I must increase
My mind’s simplicity,
My heart’s sincerity,
My life’s purity
And my God-necessity
In incredible measure.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

4 June 1999, 8:53 a.m.

4 June 1999 (III)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
May Your Victory supreme
Be proclaimed
By my soul, my heart, my mind,
My vital and my body
At every moment
Lovingly, soulfully and self-givingly.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

4 June 1999, 9:15 a.m. Before lifting 250 lbs. five times with both arms simultaneously. (Total: 500 lbs.)

4 June 1999 (IV)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
No matter how badly
Everything goes wrong in my life,
My soul and I shall smile.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

4 June 1999, 9:25 a.m. Before lifting 300 lbs. fifty-one times with one arm. (25 right, 26 left)

15 June 1999

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
The human law
Is very, very painful.
The divine Grace
Is extremely, extremely beautiful,
Fruitful and blissful.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

15 June 1999, 8:25 a.m. Before using seated double-arm machine.

Note: This was Sri Chinmoy’s first day of lifting since June 4th, when he left New York to visit his brother Mantu in India. He returned on June 11th.

15 June 1999 (II)

My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!
The earthly arrival of a soul
Is an experience-beauty.
The Heavenly departure of a soul
Is a realisation-fragrance.
My Supreme, my Supreme, my Supreme!

15 June 1999, 8:29 a.m. Before using standing double-arm machine up to 210 lbs. with both arms simultaneously and 250 lbs. with each arm separately.