(Minghui.org) City of Kingston, Ontario, Canada, proclaims May 13, 2015 as Falun Dafa Day. This is the 7th year Kingston has issued proclamation on World Falun Dafa Day.

The following is the text of the proclamation:

PROCLAMATIONFalun Dafa DayMay 13, 2015

Whereas Falun Dafa is an advanced cultivation practice system for mind, body, and spirit based on the principles of Truthfulness Compassion Forbearance; and

Whereas Falun Dafa was first introduced to the world in 1992 by Mr. Li Hongzhi; and has demonstrated a steadfast commitment to improving health in mind body and spirit, and to enhancing the well-being of people from all walks of society, who follow its tenets; and

Whereas The physical and spiritual benefits of Falun Dafa have led to its spread throughout 114 countries with over 100 million practitioners; and

Whereas The great compassion and forbearance demonstrated by Falun Dafa practitioners have touched the hearts of kind-hearted people all over the world; and

Whereas Falun Dafa practitioners in the community across Canada celebrated the Falun Dafa Day on May 13th,

Therefore, I, Mayor of Bryan Paterson, for the City of Kingston, Ontario, therefore proclaim May 13, 2015 to be “Falun Dafa Day” honoring Truthfulness Compassion Forbearance in the City of Kingston.

Dated at Kingston this 11th day of May, 2015

Bryan PatersonMayor