The New York-based classical Chinese dance company performed nine sold-out shows in three South Korean cities. Those in the audience included leaders of cultural and art institutions. One orchestra director said, “Today’s performance shook my heart.” A university president commented, “Shen Yun is not simply a show. It’s a performance that can make the audience enlighten to the philosophy of life.”
“This is what I need,” said an attendee at a Falun Gong workshop at a health expo earlier this month in Copenhagen. During an outdoor Falun Gong event in Sweden, a couple from a town called Falun stopped to learn more. The wife said, “I used to live in Poland, where I saw a lot of people practicing Falun Gong in the park. Now we are living in Falun. We should learn Falun Gong!”
Those sentenced for their belief come from all over China and include teachers, engineers, doctors, managers, business owners, retired military, and police officers. Even seniors were not spared: a 79-year-old was sentenced to 11 years in prison and an 81-year-old physician in Shandong Province was sentenced to three years. The longest term handed down was 13 years in prison.
The practitioners put on dragon and lion dances, waist drum performances, and other festivities in Manhattan's Chinatown at the end of Chinese New Year.
More law enforcement officers choose to stop participating in the persecution of Falun Gong.
A practitioner improves her relationship with her husband after applying the principal of putting others first in all aspects of her life.
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Improving Oneself ~
~ Clarifying the Truth ~
~ Journeys of Cultivation ~
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