Falun Dafa Around the World
(Minghui.org) In addition to celebrating World Falun Dafa Day, Falun Dafa practitioners around the world held various events during the past few weeks, to introduce this Chinese cultivation practice in their communities. This newsletter features events held in the Netherlands, Russia, Czech Republic, Canada, and Taiwan.
Around April 27, the Koningsdag (King's Day), Falun Dafa practitioners in multiple cities in the Netherlands participated in the celebration of this national holiday.
Practitioners from Moscow held a World Falun Dafa Day celebration on May 20 in the Olympic Village Park. They demonstrated the exercises and performed traditional Chinese dance.
The celebration of Falun Dafa Day in Prague was held at Wenceslas Square on May 13.
Practitioners from British Columbia participated in the parade of the 150th Victoria Day on May 22.
Practitioners have participated in this parade for many years, and won a series of awards in previous years. Spectators, especially those from China, were glad to see such a large Asian group in the parade.
On April 30, a waist drum team consisting of practitioners from Miaoli, performed in the celebration of Hakka Cultural Festival in Toufen City, the largest annual local community event.
The mayor of Toufen City, Mr. Hsu Dingchen, praised practitioners' efforts to revive traditional values and culture. He invited the group to participate in more community events.
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