Three Falun Gong practitioners were invited to attend the first two days of the summit that were open to religious groups and NGOs. The documentary Letter from Masanjia was screened during the three-day summit. The conference in Washington, D.C. was attended by foreign ministers from more than 40 countries and civil society representatives from over 80 countries.
In July 1999, the communist regime banned Falun Gong, making 100 million Chinese people a target of persecution for their belief in Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance. Nineteen years later, practitioners around the world continue their efforts to end this massive tragedy. At events all across North America, practitioners performed the peaceful exercises, marched in parades, and held up banners and posters calling for an end to the brutality.
Hong Kong Falun Gong practitioners marked the 19th anniversary of the peaceful resistance against the persecution of Falun Gong in China. At the rally politicians and community leaders, as well as other supporters, gave speeches to express their support. Many Chinese tourists were amazed by the grand march and took pictures and videos to show their relatives and friends in China.
This photo report covers events in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, San Diego, Orlando, and Edmonton.
A couple harbored a deep hatred for family members who had cheated them out of their inheritance, drove them out of their house, and bullied them. After learning Falun Dafa, the couple started treating their family with kindness instead of hatred, resulting in a harmonious family relationship.
A determined practitioner shares extraordinary events from her years of practice despite being persecuted and sent to brainwashing centers more than 20 times. She helped many to understand Falun Gong while she was detained.
~ Accounts of Persecution ~
~ Standing Up for Falun Dafa ~
~ Opinion & Perspective ~
~ 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