(Minghui.org) May 13, 2021 is the 22nd World Falun Dafa Day and the 29th anniversary of Falun Dafa’s public introduction. Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton sent a greeting letter to the Falun Dafa Association of Washington DC.

She stated in her letter, “Falun Dafa Day celebrates Falun Dafa, the spiritual discipline based on Truthfulness, Compassion and Tolerance. The Falun Gong has significant positive effects on stress-relief and overall health. World Falun Dafa day not only marks a day of unity and peace within the District of Columbia but the entire world.”

Letter from Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton

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