In addition to performing in the parade, practitioners hosted a booth at Tompkins Square Park, where they demonstrated the Falun Gong exercises, set up posters, and collected signatures to help end the persecution of the spiritual discipline in China. The activities attracted many passersby, some of whom learned the exercises and talked to practitioners to learn more about Falun Gong.
“Dance for Peace” was the theme of the 11th Annual Dance Parade and Festival in Manhattan last Saturday. Falun Gong practitioners entered a float decorated with lotus flowers followed by practitioners playing the waist drums and demonstrating the exercises. Nearly 10,000 spectators and 167 different groups gathered along Broadway to celebrate the joyful event.
Falun Gong practitioners in Indonesia, together with those from Singapore, held a series of activities in the last two months to introduce this ancient Chinese cultivation practice to the public. This report features photos of group exercises, marches, exercise instruction at shopping malls, and rallies in front of government buildings in the cities of Batam and Tanjung Pinang.
A practitioner looks back on his first encounters with Dafa and his journey as an assistant during Master Li's early lecture series.
A practitioner’s wife who tried to hire a lawyer to defend her husband was told by the judge not to waste her money, as the outcome had already been decided by higher authorities.
A chronically ill woman whose weight had dropped below 90 pounds finds renewed health after learning Falun Dafa.
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Good is Rewarded ~
~ Beginning Cultivation ~
~ Experience Sharing Conferences ~
~ Clarifying the Truth ~
Death Toll Reaches Genocidal Proportions
Estimates put the number who have perished as a result of persecution at over one million.
Organ Harvesting Atrocities
Evidence suggests over 60,000 killed for their organs in an illicit state-sanctioned organ trade.
A Fundamental Misconception
Chinese state media reports falsely claim that practicing Falun Gong has led to 1,400 deaths.
Self-Immolation: An Elaborate Hoax
A 2001 TV broadcast of people setting themselves on fire was actually a propaganda ploy.
April 25 Peaceful Appeal
The most peaceful protest in history is called a 'siege' by top party brass
Prosecuting Jiang Zemin
Bringing the prime culprit in the persecution to justice
More Basic Truths
A primer on the web of lies upon which the persecution was built
Learn About Falun Dafa
An advanced practice of self-cultivation freely available to all