Canada: Mayor Stephen Mandel Proclaims May 2006 as Falun Dafa Month in the City of Edmonton
(Clearwisdom.net) On June 5, 2006, Mayor Stephen Mandel of the City of Edmonton, Canada, proclaimed May 2006 as "Falun Dafa Month" in Edmonton, Albertas Capital City.
Whereas, by incorporating the principles of Zhen-Shan-Ren, Truthfulness, Benevolence, and Forbearance, into their daily lives, Falun Dafa practitioners strive to become better people in all environments and situations;
And Whereas, the teachings of Falun Dafa through meditation and spiritual cultivation, are perceived as an effective means of improving health and reducing stress;
And Whereas, all Falun Dafa activities, including classes and practices, are offered by volunteers, and are free of charge;
Therefore, I, Mayor Stephen Mandel, Do hereby proclaim May, 2006 as "Falun Dafa Month" in Edmonton, Albertas Capital City.
Dated this 5th day of June, 2006
Mayor of the City of Edmonton