Visitors to Birmingham Metropolitan College's Diversity Week were pleased to learn about Falun Dafa, a traditional spiritual discipline from China. The annual event provided an opportunity for many to hear about Dafa for the first time.
For over ten years, Mr. Zhao Hongli's elderly parents have sought justice for their son, imprisoned for his belief in Falun Gong. “As long as my son is detained, I will continue to seek justice for him,” declared his mother. With the same spirit of hope, Mr. Zhao wrote in a letter, “No matter how they torture me, I will never give up the practice. I have just one thought in my mind: 'perseverance.'”
Even after 17 years, Falun Gong practitioners in China are still being persecuted. To remind people that Falun Gong is good and that the Chinese Communist Party is unjustly persecuting it, practitioners do many creative things, including displaying banners and posters in public places for all to see.
The people of Kolkata tend to have a special appreciation for art and hence, Kolkata has often been dubbed as the Cultural Capital of India or the Literary Capital of India.
Ravinder Raj, the event organizer, said, “I know Falun Gong practitioners are good people. So I invited them to this event to meet the needs of attendees.”
~ Parades & Other Community Events ~
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Health Benefits ~
~ Improving Oneself ~
~ People in China Awaken to the Truth ~
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