How Hanuman Bhakt Mirabai Chanu Overturned Failure Into Victory Between Two Olympic Games

How Hanuman Bhakt Mirabai Chanu Overturned Failure Into Victory Between Two Olympic Games
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The extraordinary story of Mirabai Chanu stretches itself with incredible beauty between the failure at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games and a triumph over it in Tokyo.

At Rio, she had failed to lift the weight in any of her three attempts at 48 kg in the clean and jerk category. Carrying a billowing weight on her chest of the Rio moment, she returned, to cry it out on her mother’s shoulder in Nongpok Kakching village in Imphal, Manipur.

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Read more at: https://swarajyamag.com/culture/how-mirabai-chanu-the-hanuman-bhakt-from-manipur-overturned-failure-into-victory-between-two-olympic-games

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  • 2 Aug 2021
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