Global Falun Gong Events During the New Year Season

Between the New Year and the Chinese Spring Festival (Lunar New Year), Falun Gong practitioners have participated in all kinds of celebrations, contributing to their communities and introducing this ancient Chinese cultivation practice to the public. This newsletter covers the events in Australia, New Zealand, England, Greece, Bulgaria, and the United States.

Taking the Opportunity of Chinese New Year to Raise Awareness About the Persecution of Falun Gong in China

Falun Gong practitioners around the world, the vast majority of whom are of Chinese descent, continue to raise awareness of the persecution of the practice in China even during the most important Chinese holiday. Two such events were held a continent apart in New York and Helsinki. 

Hong Kong: Falun Dafa Practitioners Wish Revered Master Happy New Year

Hundreds of practitioners gathered at Edinburgh Place near Hong Kong City Hall on January 28, to celebrate the New Year and send best regards to Mr. Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Dafa. Attendees included local practitioners in Hong Kong, as well as immigrants and visitors from mainland China. While speaking of the the great benefits they have received from Falun Dafa, several practitioners were moved to tears.

Two Women Injected with Nerve-Damaging Drugs, One Lives to Tell the Story

Ms. Yang Xiuhua barely survived after being injected with unknown drugs at Heilongjiang Women's Prison. After her release, she learned that Ms. Bi Yunping, also detained there for practicing Falun Gong, had died from the same abuse that same day.

Fujian Man Taken Away Prior to Release from Prison—Whereabouts Unknown

Mr. Zuo's friends, who had come to pick up him from prison, learned that he had been whisked away hours earlier by agents from his local community. He has not been heard from since.

Falun Dafa Banners and Posters Appear in Hebei Province over Chinese New Year

With all other methods of mass communication closed to Falun Dafa practitioners, banners and posters have become an effective way to bring information about Dafa to the public and expose the persecution.

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