Each year around May 13, Falun Dafa practitioners throughout the world celebrate the anniversary of the practice's introduction to the public. The date also coincides with the birthday of Falun Dafa’s founder, Mr. Li Hongzhi. The parade in Toronto brought awareness about the practice and the ongoing persecution in China. Several spectators learned the Falun Dafa exercises at the event and commented on the energy they felt.
Falun Gong practitioners in Taiwan held a series of activities in front of the National Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall last weekend to celebrate the upcoming World Falun Dafa Day, recognized annually around the world on and around May 13. Hundreds of practitioners gathered for the peaceful exercises, followed by spirited music and dance performances.
To celebrate the 17th World Falun Dafa Day and the 24th anniversary of Falun Dafa’s public introduction in China, practitioners in southern Taiwan got together to do the exercises and to create large character formations, which are amazing displays of cooperation and beauty.
U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Releases 2016 Annual Report, Expresses Concern for Forced Organ Harvesting in China
“Based on statements from Chinese health officials, the long-standing practice of harvesting organs from prisoners was to end on January 1, 2015. However, many human rights advocates believe the practice continues. Imprisoned Falun Gong practitioners are particularly targeted for organ harvesting.”
Passersby stopped in the rain to sign a petition calling to end the persecution of Falun Gong in China.
A nine-year-old boy writes to his mother to encourage her to be firm and that he will wait for her return. The letter was rejected by prison officials.
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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
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