Letters from Dafa Associations, Local Events, Press Conferences , Meeting VIPs & Officials

  • Slovakia: David Kilgour Informs MPs from the Slovak Parliament about Organ Harvesting in China

    David Kilgour, former Canadian State Secretary (Asia Pacific), visited Slovakia in order to publicise his investigation into organ harvesting from Falun Gong practitioners in Chinese prisons. In the morning he met with the leadership of the Committee for human rights, other minorities and the women of the Slovak parliament. The subsequent press conference for the Slovak media was attended by both Slovak press agencies and national TV.
  • Germany: People Come One After Another to Learn Falun Gong

    In addition to learning the five sets of exercises, people also learned about the characteristics of Falun Gong, which emphasises a big change in mentality. When the learners heard that Falun Gong had been banned in China and that practitioners were brutally mistreated, they all thought it was unbelievable and asked for the reason. The assistant told them that it is because the Communist Party upholds Falseness, Wickedness, and Competitiveness, and cannot tolerate “Truthfulness, Compassion, and Forbearance.
  • United Kingdom: "Friends of Falun Gong" Student Society at Bristol University Takes Part in Freshers Fair

    On October 5th and 6th, the Student Society ‘‘Friends of Falun Gong’’ at Bristol University participated in the 2006 Fresher’s Fair. Many Chinese students came to our table and we told them how we had benefited from practising Falun Gong. Some encouraged us to continue to practise, some of them read the information we provided. There were also some who did not dare to take leaflets.
  • Sweden: Introducing Falun Gong to the People of Stockholm

    Since the CCP began to persecute Falun Gong, especially after it staged the 'self-immolation' on Tiananmen Square, some Swedish people have also misunderstood Falun Gong. On November 18th, Falun Gong practitioners went to the central square in the district of Vallingby, in northern Stockholm, to tell people the true story of Falun Gong.
  • Belgium: The Beauty of Falun Dafa Becomes Well Known

    Falun Gong practitioners attended the fair and their activity of "folding paper Lotus flowers" was well received. Practitioners demonstrated the five sets of Falun Gong exercises on the central stage every day wearing golden exercise suits. By joining the exercise demonstration on the stage, he wanted to show people the beauty of Falun Dafa.
  • Germany: Explaining the Facts of the Persecution at Mainz City in Rheinland-Pfalz State

    On November 18th 2006, German practitioners reenacted the Chinese Communist regime's cruel atrocities of harvesting organs from living Falun Gong practitioners. Many kind-hearted people were shocked by the Chinese regime's atrocities. After learning the facts, they signed the petition one after another, calling for an end to the persecution.
  • Germany: Practitioners Expose the CCP's Brutality and Support the Fifteen Million Withdrawals from the Party

    Falun Gong practitioners in Germany organised an activity at the St. Mary’s Square in the centre of Munich, exposing the Chinese Communist regime’s trade in organs harvested from living Falun Gong practitioners and supporting over fifteen million Chinese people who have quit the Chinese Communist Party and its associated organisations.
  • Norway: Falun Gong Practitioners Participate in Bodo International Week 2006

    From the 5th to the 12th of November 2006, Bodo City in the northern part of Norway held a week-long “Bodo International Week 2006”. As part of the celebrations, the Language School in Bodo held a series of activities. Performances by Falun Gong practitioners added colour to the school’s International Week and helped to raise awareness about the persecution of Falun Gong in China.
  • Germany: Exposing the CCP's Atrocities to the People of Ratingen

    On October 28th, 2006, Falun Gong practitioners from Nordhein-Westfalen went to Ratingen, to tell local people about the CCP's trade in organs harvested from living Falun Gong practitioners’ organs. When people heard about the atrocity of the CCP extensively imprisoning practitioners and harvesting their organs, they all were astonished and expressed their dismay.
  • Denmark: Supporting the Fifteen Million Withdrawals from the CCP

    On November 9th, 2006, Copenhagen's 'Quitting the CCP Service Centre', several Epoch Times volunteer workers and Falun Gong practitioners held a rally outside the Chinese Embassy in Copenhagen. The rally was to support the fifteen million brave Chinese people who have renounced the CCP and also to protest against CCP’s illegal detention of human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng.
  • Spain: Falun Gong Makes a Good Impression at the International Health Expo in Barcelona

    On the 3rd and 5th of November 2006, Falun Gong practitioners from Spain were invited to participate in the annual International Health Expo held in Barcelona, which attracts many visitors from all over the world every year. Many visitors signed a petition condemning the persecution of the practice by the CCP.
  • Sweden: Introducing Falun Gong and Exposing the Persecution Taking Place in China

    The practitioners unfolded two banners in the small square and exhibited photos documenting the persecution happening in China. Several practitioners demonstrated the exercises and the others distributed flyers. People were moved by the gentle exercise music and the beautiful exercises and two children learned the exercises there and then.
  • Sweden: Positive Responses to Falun Gong at a Gothenburg Health Fair

    Falun Gong practitioners from Gothenburg and nearby areas participated in a Health Fair held on the 14th and 15th of October. This was the 6th year that Falun Gong practitioners were invited by the organisers. A lot of people received information about Falun Gong and asked questions about the persecution started by the Chinese communist regime in 1999. There were also many other participants at the fair who came to our booth and wanted to know more about Falun Gong and the good effects that the practice has on health.
  • Russia: Introducing Falun Gong and Exposing the Persecution to the People of Kingisepp

    On November 4th, 2006, Russian practitioners came to Kingisepp in St. Petersburg and held activities to introduce local people to Falun Gong and tell them about the persecution of the practice taking place in China. Many passers-by talked to practitioners in order to get to know more about Falun Gong and the local media also conducted interviews with practitioners.
  • Italy: People of Verona Appeal for an End to the Persecution

    On October 21st and 22nd, Italian practitioners took to the streets of Verona to introduce local people to Falun Dafa and expose the persecution of practitioners taking place in China. Some practitioners set up a table with leaflets and a petition, while others reenacted various torture methods used against practitioners in Chinese labour camps and prisons.