Taiwan: Celebrating World Falun Dafa Day in Three Districts
(Minghui.org) World Falun Dafa Day, May 13, is observed across the globe to celebrate the public introduction of Falun Dafa (also known as Falun Gong) in China on May 13, 1992. Falun Dafa practitioners around the world hold events to celebrate the occasion, introduce the benefits of the practice to others, and raise awareness of the Chinese Communist Party's brutal 19-year persecution of Falun Dafa in China.
In this report, we share news of Dafa Day events in Tao-Chu-Miao, Pingtung and Taitung, Taiwan.
Celebrating World Falun Dafa Day in Tao-Chu-Miao
Falun Gong practitioners in Tao-Chu-Miao gathered in Hsinchuguan Park on May 12, 2018 for a group exercise demonstration, a poster display, free instruction sessions, and performances of songs, music, and dancing.
Falun Dafa practitioners in Tao-Chu-Miao wish Master Li Hongzhi (the founder of Falun Dafa) a happy birthday.Group exercise demonstration in Hsinchuguan ParkMusic and dance performancesFree exercise instructionJasmin from Austria wishes to learn Falun GongPassersby read the posters with information about Falun Gong.
Parade in Pingtung
Falun Dafa practitioners in Pingtung held a parade in Tunggang Township and Pingtung City on May 12, 2018 to celebrate World Falun Dafa Day. The parade was led by the Tian Guo Marching Band, followed by performers in fairy maiden costumes, banners, and waist drummers. Spectators warmly applauded the practitioners.
Falun Gong practitioners in Pingtung wish Master Li a happy birthday.Parade in PingtungPeople read information materials about Falun DafaVeterinarian Mr. Huang (left), his wife (right), and his son wish Master Li a happy birthday.Two sisters on the fairy maiden team
Celebrating World Falun Dafa Day in Taitung
Falun Dafa practitioners in Taitung held a group exercise demonstration at Taitung seaside park on the afternoon of May 12. Many people paused to watch.
Falun Dafa practitioners in Taitung wish Master Li a happy birthday.Group exercisesPractitioners talk to tourists and raise awareness of the persecution in ChinaPractitioner Ma Ya-yue was named the 2018 model mother in Taitung City for her contribution to the local community. She appreciates Falun Dafa for both improving her health and uplifting her morality.Practitioner Ma Ya-yue (right) meditates during the group exercisesPractitioner Yanping (left) and Jianhong are brother and sister. They expressed gratitude to Master Li for showing them the meaning of life.Enen, a practitioner at 7 years old, has learned from Falun Dafa to look within for shortcomings when he encounters conflicts with others.A family of practitioners express their appreciation for Master Li.Practitioner Zhao (right) persists in calling police personnel in mainland China to dissuade them from participating in the persecution. She poses for a photo with her family.