Even though temperatures outside reached 116°F (47°C), more than twenty people made it to a community center to learn the Falun Gong exercises. Many of the attendees reported feeling a comfortable and peaceful energy as they followed along with the gentle exercise movements, and some said they would continue the practice at a local group exercise site.
Falun Gong practitioners in China and overseas sent waves of greetings to the founder of the practice. They reiterated that they will diligently cultivate in the new year. They also expressed their appreciation to Master Li for his teachings and guidance. Many non-practitioners in China and abroad also sent New Year greetings and expressed their admiration and appreciation.
Falun Dafa practitioners around the world continue to express their heartfelt New Year's greetings to Mr. Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Dafa. Practitioners in Hong Kong gathered at Edinburgh Place on February 5 to celebrate the Chinese New Year and to wish Master Li a Happy New Year.
Practitioners raise awareness of the persecution of Falun Gong at many tourist sites in Taiwan. This is the first in a series of articles containing touching stories about these volunteers.
Chinese society has grown used to the idea that the law serves those in power and that the Communist Party's policies override the law.
A husband describes his helplessness as he watches police officers ransack his home and arrest his wife for her faith.
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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