The persecution of Falun Gong continues in 2019. After nearly 9,000 Falun Gong Practitioners were arrested or harassed in 2018 for their faith, 246 more practitioners were targeted in January 2019. One of the practitioners, an 82-year-old woman, died hours after being arrested simply for distributing Falun Gong informational materials.
Audience members from the arts and business world expressed their appreciation for the beauty of Shen Yun's performances, and elected officials in California and Pennsylvania issued proclamations and welcome letters to congratulate the performers.
On the fifth day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, practitioners held activities to send greetings to tourists from all over the world. Thousands of visitors received Falun Gong materials and stopped to watch practitioners demonstrate the exercises. Several hundred signed a petition condemning the persecution of Falun Gong in China.
Despite the rain, volunteers demonstrate the Falun Gong exercises and talk to passersby about the practice and the ongoing persecution in China.
Falun Dafa practitioners held a booth at a Vegan Festival in the town of Patillas in Puerto Rico. Many visitors to the festival expressed concern over the persecution and showed their support by signing a petition calling for an end to the brutalities.
A young practitioner born into a family of Falun Dafa practitioners describes practicing and benefiting from Dafa from birth through the high school years.
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~ Accounts of Persecution ~
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