A concentrative chargeJust before I lift, when my hand is on the bar, I move my eyes slowly up and down my arm twice. I go from my fingers to my shoulders with my concentrative power. My whole right arm I surcharge with higher power, but the physical has to hold that power.
— 21 August 1986
Sri Chinmoy, My weightlifting tears and smiles, part 1, Agni Press, 1986