(Minghui.org) May 13, 2021 is the 22nd World Falun Dafa Day and the 29th anniversary of Falun Dafa’s public introduction. Officials of the Alberta Government sent a letter or video to celebrate the occasion. 

Minister Leela Sharon Aheer of Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of WomenLetter from Minister Leela Sharon Aheer

Minister Leela Sharon Aheer stated in her letter, “This practice has grown to reach tens of millions of people around the world in more than 100 countries. In pursuit of Truthfulness, Compassion, and Forbearance, Falun Dafa practitioners have found a community where meditation is a source of good health, spirituality, and peace.

“Thank you for contributing to the diversity of faith and culture in Alberta and being a part of building strong, inclusive communities across the province.” 

Video from Minister Leela Sharon Aheer

Background: What is Falun Dafa?

Falun Dafa (also known as Falun Gong) was first introduced to the public by Mr. Li Hongzhi in Changchun, China in 1992. The spiritual discipline is now practiced in over 100 countries and regions worldwide. Millions of people have embraced the teachings—which are based on the principles of Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance as well as five gentle exercises—and experienced uplifted health and well-being.

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Category: Dafa Day Recognition