2017 Year in Review: Increased Awareness of the Ongoing Persecution

2017 marked the 25th anniversary of Falun Dafa’s introduction to the public. Over 10,000 practitioners gathered in New York City for a rally, parade, and experience-sharing conference. Tens of thousands of greetings were received by the Minghui website from practitioners and non-practitioners alike around the world, highlighting the physical and spiritual benefits they have gained…

Australian Senator Urges Xi’an Mayor to Release Imprisoned Falun Gong Practitioners

Australian Greens Senator for Victoria Janet Rice sent a letter to the mayor of Xi’an, China in November, urging him to “immediately and unconditionally release Ye Jia and Chunxia Liu,” two unlawfully imprisoned Falun Gong practitioners. Mr. Ye Jia, whose wife, Ms. Li Liu, is an Australian citizen, was arrested last September and was sent…

Melbourne: Introducing Falun Gong and Raising Awareness on New Year’s Eve

Falun Gong practitioners in Melbourne went to City Square in the downtown area to introduce Falun Gong to the public on December 31, 2017 New Year’s Eve. Ms. Zelan Jin, 21-year-old, lives a happy life after she started practicing Falun Gong. She gave up the opportunity to have dinner together with her family and participated…

Sydney Citizens Support Falun Gong’s Peaceful Resistance

Falun Gong practitioners in Sydney, held events at Belmore Park every Friday afternoon from October 27 to December 22, 2017, to inform the public about Falun Gong and expose the persecution of the practice in China. Their efforts were strongly supported. Many Chinese people support the peaceful resistance by practitioners and condemn the persecution. One…

Shen Yun Continues North America Tour after Christmas

Starting on the day after Christmas, the five Shen Yun Performing Arts touring companies performed in the North American cities of Ottawa, Canada; Boston, Massachusetts; Charlotte, North Carolina; Fresno and San Jose, California; and McAllen and San Antonio, Texas.   “Connects Us to the Divine” “The performance connected us to the divine using beauty, art,…

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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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Australian Senator Urges Xi’an Mayor to Release Imprisoned Falun Gong Practitioners

Australian Greens Senator for Victoria Janet Rice sent a letter to the mayor of Xi’an, China in November, urging him to “immediately and unconditionally release Ye Jia and Chunxia Liu,” two unlawfully imprisoned Falun Gong practitioners. Mr. Ye Jia, whose wife, Ms. Li Liu, is an Australian citizen, was arrested last September and was sent…

Melbourne: Introducing Falun Gong and Raising Awareness on New Year’s Eve

Falun Gong practitioners in Melbourne went to City Square in the downtown area to introduce Falun Gong to the public on December 31, 2017 New Year’s Eve. Ms. Zelan Jin, 21-year-old, lives a happy life after she started practicing Falun Gong. She gave up the opportunity to have dinner together with her family and participated…

Sydney Citizens Support Falun Gong’s Peaceful Resistance

Falun Gong practitioners in Sydney, held events at Belmore Park every Friday afternoon from October 27 to December 22, 2017, to inform the public about Falun Gong and expose the persecution of the practice in China. Their efforts were strongly supported. Many Chinese people support the peaceful resistance by practitioners and condemn the persecution. One…

Spreading the Good News about Falun Dafa in Sydney

Falun Dafa practitioners have been holding events in the past several weeks in Sydney, informing local residents and tourists about the practice. Below are some of the responses.   Burwood Burwood is a suburb about 6 miles west of the Sydney central business district. When practitioners came here on November 12, many pedestrians thanked them…

Falun Gong Practitioners Participate in Christmas Parades in South Australia

Falun Gong practitioners in South Australia participated in Christmas parades in Norwood and Port Adelaide on November 25, 2017. The practitioners’ procession included a float with plum and lotus flowers, ladies in heavenly maiden costumes, characters in ancient costumes, a large banner reading “The World Needs Truth, Compassion, Forbearance,” and other practitioners in yellow t-shirts.…

2017 Year in Review: Increased Awareness of the Ongoing Persecution

2017 marked the 25th anniversary of Falun Dafa’s introduction to the public. Over 10,000 practitioners gathered in New York City for a rally, parade, and experience-sharing conference. Tens of thousands of greetings were received by the Minghui website from practitioners and non-practitioners alike around the world, highlighting the physical and spiritual benefits they have gained…

Shen Yun Continues North America Tour after Christmas

Starting on the day after Christmas, the five Shen Yun Performing Arts touring companies performed in the North American cities of Ottawa, Canada; Boston, Massachusetts; Charlotte, North Carolina; Fresno and San Jose, California; and McAllen and San Antonio, Texas.   “Connects Us to the Divine” “The performance connected us to the divine using beauty, art,…

Peaceful Protest in Front of Chinese Embassy in Japan on New Year’s Eve

Falun Gong practitioners held a peaceful protest in front of the Chinese Embassy in Tokyo, Japan on the evening of December 31, 2017. They demanded that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) stop the persecution of Falun Gong and release all Falun Gong practitioners incarcerated for their faith. Some practitioners stood on the sidewalk across from…

Twelve Falun Gong Practitioners Sentenced to Prison in Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province

Twelve Falun Gong practitioners from Harbin City, Heilongjiang Province, were illegally sentenced to prison and fined on December 14, 2017. The practitioners sentenced were: Shi Xiangyun: Eight years of imprisonment, fine of 50,000 yuan. Zhu Fengying: Seven and a half years of imprisonment, fine of 40,000 yuan. Zhao Xiru: Seven years of imprisonment, fine of 40,000…

Brazil: The Art of Truth, Compassion, Forbearance Exhibition Resonates with Viewers of All Ages

Recently, Falun Dafa practitioners in Brazil held the Art of Truth, Compassion, Forbearance Exhibition in the halls of the subway stations. A large number of passersby viewed the artwork and took informational materials every day during the three-month tour.   High School Students Admire Dafa Practitioners’ Courage Many high school students marveled at the paintings.…