People knew Wei Shao-kwan to be physically weak and sickly, but that all changed after he began practicing Falun Gong. Chronic heart disease, insomnia, liver and kidney disease vanished as he did the Falun Gong exercises and studied the teachings, taking to heart Falun Gong's principles of Truthfulness, Compassion and Forbearance.
“They are extraordinary,” said a Taipei district chief of the Falun Dafa group's Tian Guo Marching Band. She was glad to have them perform in the parade that kicked off the 2017 Universiade games. This is largest international sports event ever held in Taipei, and it begins this weekend.
Attracted by the display of gentle exercises and poster boards explaining the Chinese meditation practice, many pedestrians stopped to learn more about Falun Gong and why it is persecuted in China. One practitioner explained, “Our individual efforts may seem insignificant, but when we work together, our energy as a whole will bring the persecution to an end.”
The Falun Dafa group won the first place parade award for non-profit organizations. The mayor also proclaimed the month of May as “Falun Dafa Month”.
Mr. Sun Guojun was sentenced to one-and-a-half years in prison on July 21, 2017, for distributing Falun Gong calendars in public, which is not a crime. Despite having no evidence, the judge claimed, “If we don't punish you, who else do we punish?”
Many people were interested in learning about Falun Gong at a popular international festival in Belgium.
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
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~ Improving Oneself ~
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