“The children become so peaceful when they do the Falun Gong exercises,” said a teacher at an elementary school in Buenos Aires. Since June, hundreds of children at two schools in the capital of Argentina have noticeably benefited from the meditative exercises of Falun Gong and its principles of Truthfulness, Compassion, and Forbearance.
The Tian Guo Marching Band, a float, an exercise demonstration, and waist drummers were all part of this year's Falun Dafa entry in the 150th Italian Heritage Parade (formerly known as the Columbus Day Parade) on Sunday. Both parade organizers and spectators were delighted by their positive message, colorful costumes, and energetic music.
Falun Gong practitioners in Germany held a rally and march in Munich on October 4, calling for an end to the Chinese Communist Party's persecution. The events coincided with Munich's Oktoberfest, giving many tourists and local residents an opportunity to learn about Falun Gong and the Chinese communist regime's ongoing persecution of the practice.
At a rally in Vienna last week, elected officials gave speeches in support of Falun Gong and spectators signed a petition calling for an end to the brutal persecution in China.
The Columbia University Falun Dafa club set up a week-long display allowing students and faculty a chance to learn more about the practice and persecution in China.
This is Part 2 of a twelve-part series on the cultivation journey of Milarepa, the founder of the White Sect of Tibetan Buddhism.
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Young Practitioners' Experiences ~
~ Experience Sharing Conferences ~
~ 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