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Sticking it to the man - Iranian man with more than just a magnetic personality04:53

Sticking it to the man - Iranian man with more than just a magnetic personality

Iran, Islamic Republic of, Tehran
September 21, 2020 at 17:36 GMT -00:00 · Published

Abolfazl Saber Mokhtari has an extraordinary ability to make any object stick to him, using, as he says, just his mind.

The 51-year-old Iranian used to practice this ability as a child, but it went unused for years until his daughter showed him "a video clip that and Indian guy sticking spoons on his body."

Abolfazl can be seen sticking various objects to his body, including a car bonnet, soft toy and spoons, at his home in Tehran on Monday. He insists he did not use any glue.

Abolfazl believes that this ability is not random. "I am telekinetic, this means I use the power of my mind, these objects are simply not sticky, if they were, objects would only stick to me. When I can transfer this to someone else it means there are actions and reactions. It means there is an energy."

"It is totally under my control. This doesn't come to me, it is always with me. Anytime I choose, I can turn it on or off," he added.

His sister, Fatemeh, says that Abolfazl and his Instagram page get "a lot of good reactions."

Body magnetism has been widely dismissed by scientists, who say it is just the result of overly sticky skin, following experiments using magnetic field forces.

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Abolfazl Saber Mokhtari has an extraordinary ability to make any object stick to him, using, as he says, just his mind.

The 51-year-old Iranian used to practice this ability as a child, but it went unused for years until his daughter showed him "a video clip that and Indian guy sticking spoons on his body."

Abolfazl can be seen sticking various objects to his body, including a car bonnet, soft toy and spoons, at his home in Tehran on Monday. He insists he did not use any glue.

Abolfazl believes that this ability is not random. "I am telekinetic, this means I use the power of my mind, these objects are simply not sticky, if they were, objects would only stick to me. When I can transfer this to someone else it means there are actions and reactions. It means there is an energy."

"It is totally under my control. This doesn't come to me, it is always with me. Anytime I choose, I can turn it on or off," he added.

His sister, Fatemeh, says that Abolfazl and his Instagram page get "a lot of good reactions."

Body magnetism has been widely dismissed by scientists, who say it is just the result of overly sticky skin, following experiments using magnetic field forces.

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