Canada: Mayor of the City of Duncan Proclaims May 2005 as Falun Dafa Month Honoring Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance [May, 2005]
(Clearwisdom.net) In May, 2005, Mayor Michael G. Coleman of the City of Duncan proclaimed May 2005 as Falun Dafa Month in the City of Duncan, Canada.
City of Duncan
Falun Dafa Month
Whereas: the universal principles of Falun Dafa - "Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance" - are supported by kind-hearted people around the world and have helped hundreds of Canadians improve the quality of their lives; and
Whereas: Falun Dafa promotes the cultivation of body, mind, and spirit through these principles, gentle exercises and meditation, bringing its practitioners better health and higher moral standards since it was brought to the public in 1992 by Mr. Li Hongzhi; and
Whereas: transcending the racial and cultural boundaries, Falun Dafa embraces people of all ages, from all walks of life and religious affiliation, and is practiced by over 100 million people in over 60 countries around the world; and
Whereas: Falun Dafa practitioner's tireless efforts to promote rule of law and uphold fundamental freedoms encourages humanity to strengthen our common resolve to uphold human rights;
Now Therefore, I Mayor Michael Coleman of the City of Duncan do herby proclaim May 2005 as "Falun Dafa Month Honoring Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance"
Michael G. Coleman (signature)