Toowoomba resident Yan Zhao says she has become a much more relaxed and worry-free person ever since she took up the Chinese spiritual discipline Falun Dafa in 1996. But when you’ve been given the difficult task of gathering more than 100 Falun Dafa members from around Australia to march in the Carnival of Flowers Grand Central Floral Parade, a little inner peace never hurts.
Dr Zhao, a business lecturer at the University of Technology Sydney, practises falun gong at Burwood Park every morning. LUCY Zhao is living in fear and has grave concerns for several family members living in China.
GRAVE concerns are held for falun gong practitioners imprisoned in China and at risk of being executed for their organs.