(Clearwisdom.net) On May 11, 2009, Mayor Lee F. Swaney of the City of Clarkston proclaimed May 13, 2009 as the official day of celebration for World Falun Dafa Day.

City of Clarkston

Clarkston, Georgia 30021

World Falun Dafa Day

May 13, 2009

As Mayor for the City of Clarkston, I hereby proclaim May 13, 2009 the official day of celebration for World Falun Dafa Day!

The City of Clarkston, being the home of over 50 different cultures supports the members of our City who came together to celebrate the festival of Falun Dafa!

  • Falun Dafa is a spiritual discipline founded in China by Li Hongzhi in 1992.

  • Falun Dafa teaches the principles of Truthfulness, Compassion and Forbearance.

  • Students of these teachings achieve a state of selflessness, greater insight and awareness of the inner spirit.

  • Falun Dafa transcends culture and racial boundaries.

  • Falun Dafa bridges the gap between East and West.

  • Falun Dafa is practiced freely in more than 70 countries around the world.

As you come together to celebrate this festival, we wish you peace, good health and harmony in your lives.

Mayor Lee F. Swaney

City of Clarkston

May 11, 2009