en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_Falun_Gong

Falun Gong, also called Falun Dafa, is a spiritual practice that combines the practice of meditation with the moral philosophy articulated by its founder, ...

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Falun Gong or Falun Dafa (/ˈdɑːfə/; Standard Mandarin Chinese: [fàlwə̌n tâfà ]; literally, ...... These include Falun Gong's popularity, China's history of quasi- religious movements that turned into violent insurrections, its independence from the ...

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Falun Gong, (Chinese: “Discipline of the Dharma Wheel”) controversial ... '60s but was banned during the Cultural Revolution (1966–76) for its “feudal” history.

www.nla.gov.au/benjamin-perry/the-past-present-and-future-of-falun-gong

Falun Gong, or Falun Dafa, and the name of its leader Li Hongzhi, came to the ..... This is also the date at which Falun Gong enters official history, as this is when ...

edition.cnn.com/2002/WORLD/asiapcf/east/07/24/china.fg.overview

Jul 24, 2002 ... Falun Gong is said to be a form of breathing exercises, known as qigong in Chinese, which aims to refine the body and mind through exercises ...

www.pri.org/stories/2014-07-14/why-china-fears-falun-gong

Jul 14, 2014 ... Listed first was the Falun Gong, a group with no history of violence or terrorist activities. Contrast that with other groups on the list such as ...

www.religionfacts.com/falun-gong/history

Dec 21, 2005 ... Falun Gong has its origins in Qi Gong (Chinese: "Energy Working"), the use ... of mind, which has a long history in Chinese culture and religion.

www.economist.com/the-economist-explains/2018/09/05/what-is-falun-gong

Sep 5, 2018 ... In fact, the meditators are practising a prescribed set of exercises from Falun Gong, a spiritual discipline which China banned in 1999 and calls ...

www.newstatesman.com/blogs/the-faith-column/2008/08/falun-gong-party-chinese

Aug 19, 2008 ... Leeshai Lemish looks at the history and causes of the Chinese Communist Party's campaign against Fal.