Statement from the Falun Dafa Association of Australia, Queensland Branch Inc. in response to the article ‘He will punish you: Ipswich councilors threatened’ published in various media outlets on 9 February

As the Falun Dafa Association for Queensland, we represent the interests of Falun Dafa practitioners in Queensland and coordinate Falun Dafa activities, including involvement in community events. Falun Dafa is also known as Falun Gong. For the record: We have no knowledge of anyone by the name “Susan Lin”. The bizarre comments and sentiments expressed…

Practitioners in Melbourne Wish Master Li Hongzhi a Happy New Year

In recognition of the Chinese New Year, Falun Gong practitioners from Melbourne, assembled at Kings Domain Park to send holiday greetings to Master Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Gong. At the event, three practitioners talked about their experiences cultivating Falun Gong and expressed their appreciation to Master Li. Marie Helene Lambert is a speech…

Shandong Lawyer and Wife Illegally Tried Again

The persecution of Falun Gong in China has resulted in the suffering of countless families. Falun Gong practitioners Mr. Liu Ruping and his wife Ms. Zhang Chenglan, residents of Jinan City, were illegally tried in the Changqing District Court in Jinan on January 30, 2018. Ms. Zhu Yuzhi, a 71-year-old practitioner, was tried along with…

Remembering the Broken Falun Gong Families During the Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year fell on February 16 this year. At this most important holiday for 1.3 billion people, the core event is the family gathering for several days. While ordinary households are happily celebrating, many families with Falun Gong practitioners facing persecution will spend the New Year with tears in their eyes and worries in…

Shen Yun Exhibits “Power of Love” through Classical Arts

The five touring companies of Shen Yun Performing Arts have been performing on a tight schedule since the beginning of the season. Many times they have been scheduled to perform two shows a day for consecutive days, referred to as a “double-double,” as Shen Yun’s principal dancer Betty Wang described in her blog. After performing…

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Falun Dafa (also called Falun Gong) is an advanced self-cultivation practice of the Buddha School. Falun Dafa was founded by Mr. Li Hongzhi, the practice's master. It is a discipline in which “assimilation to the highest qualities of the universe—Zhen, Shan, Ren (Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance)—is the foundation of practice.

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Statement from the Falun Dafa Association of Australia, Queensland Branch Inc. in response to the article ‘He will punish you: Ipswich councilors threatened’ published in various media outlets on 9 February

As the Falun Dafa Association for Queensland, we represent the interests of Falun Dafa practitioners in Queensland and coordinate Falun Dafa activities, including involvement in community events. Falun Dafa is also known as Falun Gong. For the record: We have no knowledge of anyone by the name “Susan Lin”. The bizarre comments and sentiments expressed…

Practitioners in Melbourne Wish Master Li Hongzhi a Happy New Year

In recognition of the Chinese New Year, Falun Gong practitioners from Melbourne, assembled at Kings Domain Park to send holiday greetings to Master Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Gong. At the event, three practitioners talked about their experiences cultivating Falun Gong and expressed their appreciation to Master Li. Marie Helene Lambert is a speech…

Shen Yun’s “Sheer Pageantry” Impresses Audiences in Australia and USA

The five touring companies of New York-based Shen Yun Performing Arts performed 28 shows in 10 cities in the United States and Australia between January 30 and February 4, 2018.   “High level of professionalism” Professional violinist Victoria Martino said about the show, “Very high level of professionalism… Very impressive.” “I’m very, very appreciative that…

Melbourne: Tian Guo Marching Band Delights the Crowd at Australia Day Parade

Falun Gong had a substantial presence in Melbourne’s Australia Day 2018 Parade on January 26. The procession was led off by the Tian Guo Marching Band, and also included a Falun Gong exercise demonstration and a brightly yellow-clad band of waist drummers. Spectators expressed their appreciation for the beautiful music and resounding performances.    …

Australia Day Parade in Adelaide: “Our Society Needs These Principles”

At the recent Australia Day Parade in Adelaide on January 26, the lotus-themed float by Falun Dafa practitioners once again became a highlight. Over 150 groups attended the event, which attracted nearly 40,000 spectators. Despite the summer heat of about 87°F (31°C), visitors were excited to see the practitioners’ demonstration of Falun Dafa exercises and…

Shandong Lawyer and Wife Illegally Tried Again

The persecution of Falun Gong in China has resulted in the suffering of countless families. Falun Gong practitioners Mr. Liu Ruping and his wife Ms. Zhang Chenglan, residents of Jinan City, were illegally tried in the Changqing District Court in Jinan on January 30, 2018. Ms. Zhu Yuzhi, a 71-year-old practitioner, was tried along with…

Remembering the Broken Falun Gong Families During the Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year fell on February 16 this year. At this most important holiday for 1.3 billion people, the core event is the family gathering for several days. While ordinary households are happily celebrating, many families with Falun Gong practitioners facing persecution will spend the New Year with tears in their eyes and worries in…

Shen Yun Exhibits “Power of Love” through Classical Arts

The five touring companies of Shen Yun Performing Arts have been performing on a tight schedule since the beginning of the season. Many times they have been scheduled to perform two shows a day for consecutive days, referred to as a “double-double,” as Shen Yun’s principal dancer Betty Wang described in her blog. After performing…

Cultivators’ Tenacity and the Laba Festival

The Laba Festival is a traditional Chinese celebration started hundreds of years ago on the eighth day of the La month, or the twelfth month on the Chinese lunar calendar. This year, the festival fell on January 24, 2018. There is a legend behind the Laba porridge consumed on this day. The legend says that…

Taipei, Taiwan: 1,000 Gather for Falun Dafa Exercises and Chinese New Year Festivities

Nearly 1,000 Falun Dafa practitioners gathered at Liberty Square in Taipei on February 4 in celebration of the upcoming Chinese New Year. Festivities included performances by the group’s Tian Guo Marching Band, choral performances, Falun Dafa exercises, and group photos to send holiday greetings to Mr. Li Hongzhi, the founder of Falun Dafa.    …