Posts Tagged ‘New Zealand’

New Zealanders Thrilled to Find Falun Gong After Two Months in Lockdown

The New Zealand government relaxed its coronavirus restrictions to Level 2 on May 13, 2020, requiring social distancing and hygiene measures while stores and other public places reopen. Falun Dafa practitioners in Christchurch returned to their weekly morning practice site near the Bridge of Remembrance on Saturday, May 30. Although it is early winter in…

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New Zealand: Falun Gong Warmly Welcomed in Harvest Festival Parade

The Tian Guo Marching Band was invited to participate in the 68th Hawke’s Bay Harvest Parade on September 14, 2019. This grand parade celebrates the coming of spring in the Southern Hemisphere and is held every September at Hastings, Hawke’s Bay in North Island, New Zealand. The Falun Gong practitioners’ entry was warmly welcomed by…

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Introducing Falun Gong in Taupo, New Zealand

Falun Gong practitioners introduced the ancient spiritual practice to the public at the Taupo market on July 6, 2019. As part of the day’s events, they demonstrated the exercises, did the popular dragon dance, and had an information stand. Many people stopped by and asked about Falun Gong. Monika Geister, the market coordinator, moved to…

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New Zealand: Practitioners Introduce Falun Gong at Events in South Auckland

Falun Gong practitioners from Auckland did the exercises and introduced the ancient spiritual practice at a market in south Auckland on June 22, 2019. A continuous stream of people visited the morning market and stopped to watch as practitioners did the Falun Gong exercises. Many took photos and talked to practitioners. They were surprised to…

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