(Minghui.org) Mr. Li Hongzhi, founder of Falun Dafa, introduced the practice to the public on May 13, 1992. Twenty-six years later, Falun Dafa has been spread to five continents and embraced by people in more than 100 countries and regions.
The first Falun Dafa Day was celebrated on May 13, 2000, just months after the persecution in China began in July 1999. May 13 this year marks the 19th World Falun Dafa Day and the 26th anniversary of the practice's introduction to the public.
Practitioners from around the world sent in their greetings to express their deep respect and gratitude to Master Li. They respectfully wish Master a happy birthday!
The following are greetings received from practitioners in the following countries and regions.
Canada, Mexico, Australia, Russia, Denmark, Italy, Austria, Spain, Ireland, Romania, Finland, Germany, United Kingdom, Sweden, Japan, Vietnam, South Korea, North Korea, Cyprus, Serbia and Montenegro, Greece, Hungary, Bulgaria, Croatia, Latvia, Iran, Brazil, Thailand, Indonesia, Myanmar, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao, Saudi Arabia, Moldova, Belgium, Norway, France, Switzerland, Poland, Netherlands, New Zealand, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Czech, Slovakia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Crimea, Philippines, Israel, Puerto Rico, and multiple states of the U.S.A.