Proclamation of Falun Dafa Week, Town of Middletown, Rhode Island [April 16, 2001]
TOWN OF MIDDLETOWN
WHEREAS: Falun Dafa is a practice based on an ancient philosophy, originating in prehistoric China, and
WHEREAS: Since its introduction in 1992 to the general public by its founder, the practice has gained millions of followers in 30 countries, and
WHEREAS: Falun Dafa, also referred to as "Science of Life", in a way of healing those that practice it through a system of exercises consisting of standing postures, stretching and sitting in meditation, to the teaching of living by truthfulness, kindness and tolerance, and
WHEREAS: The benefits for those who practice Falun Dafa are great, providing stress relief, improving health and the inner self, deeply transforming the mind and body.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT
RESOLVED: The Town Council of the Town of Middletown hereby proclaims April 22-April 29, 2001 as
FALUN DAFA WEEK
In the Town and wishes this organization continued success.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Town of Middletown to be affixed this 16th Day of April A.D. 2001.
Michael P. Kehew, President Middletown Town Council