Proclamation of Falun Dafa Week, Northampton County, Pennsylvania [June 6, 2005]
(Clearwisdom.net) On June 6, 2005, Glenn F. Reibman, County Executive of the County of Northampton, Pennsylvania, on behalf of the residents of Northampton County, proclaimed the week of June 6, 2005 - June 12, 2005 as Northampton County Falun Dafa Week.
Whereas, Falun Dafa (also known as Falun Gong) is an advanced exercise and meditation practice system of mind and body based on ancient wisdom; and
Whereas, Falun Dafa was introduced to the public in 1992. Falun Dafa is taught free of charge and is practiced in over sixty countries by about 100 million people in Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe, North America and South America; and
Whereas, Falun Dafa has helped people around the world improve their health, calm their minds, uplift their spirits, and deepen their understanding of life and humanity. It has also inspired people from all walk of life to turn away from dugs, alcohol, violence, and other harmful habits toward a more harmonious life; and
Whereas, people are learning the practice and purifying their heats, energizing their bodies, and breaking old addictions and bad habits. Their families are living more in peace, and communities are embracing virtue; and
Whereas, since its introduction in Northampton County in 2002, practitioners have continued sharing Falun Dafa's gentle exercises and teachings of truthfulness, compassion, and tolerance.
Now, Therefore, Be It Resolved, that I, Glenn F. Reibman, County Executive of the County of Northampton, on behalf of the residents of Northampton County, do hereby proclaim the week of
June 6, 2005 - June 12, 2005
Northampton County Falun Dafa Week
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the County of Northampton to be affixed this 6th day of June, 2005.
Glenn F. Reibman