British Columbia, Canada: Mayor Jerry Oglow of the City of Armstrong Proclaims May 2006 as Falun Dafa Month Honoring Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance
(Clearwisdom.net) On May 8, 2006, Mr. G.W. Jerry Oglow, Mayor of the City of Armstrong proclaimed May 2006 as "Falun Dafa Month Honoring Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance" in the City of Armstrong, British Columbia, Canada, and extended warm greetings and congratulations to all attendees of the 2006 Canada Experience Sharing Conference.
City of Armstrong
Office of the Mayor
Falun Dafa Month
Whereas Falun Dafa is an advanced exercise and meditation practice of mind, body and spirit based on the principles of "Truthfulness, Compassion and Forbearance"; and
Whereas Since its public introduction in 1992 by Mr. Li Hongzhi, Falun Dafa has brought health and peace of mind to over 100 million people on six continents; and
Whereas More men and women of Canada are learning the practice and purifying their hearts, energizing their bodies, and embracing peaceful, virtuous communities; and
Whereas Falun Dafa emphasizes a holistic approach to health that includes the cultivation of one's moral character by following the universe's benevolent characteristics of Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance, as well as practicing gentle qigong exercises; and
Whereas Falun Dafa practitioners in communities across Canada will celebrate Falun Dafa Month with parades and free public traditional Chinese dancing and singing performances; and
Whereas Hundreds and thousands of Falun Dafa practitioners will participate in the Canada Experience Sharing Conference to be held in Toronto this May; and
Now therefore I, Jerry Oglow, Mayor of the City of Armstrong, do hereby proclaim May 2006 as
"Falun Dafa Month Honoring
In the City of Armstrong, and extend our warm greetings and congratulations to all attendees of the 2006 Canada Experience Sharing Conference.
Dated at Armstrong British Columbia, this 8th day of May, 2006.
G.W. Jerry Oglow, Mayor