Dec 19, 2012 ... China has a long history of religion-infused political rebellions, ... government body known as the Beijing Counter-Cult Association. ... It's been thirteen years since China cracked down on the Falun Gong spiritual movement, ...


Jul 24, 2017 ... Purdue Falun Dafa Student Association ... authorities to “transform” Falun Gong practitioners through forced religious conversion. ... centers, and forced labor camps, under deplorable conditions, simply for their beliefs.”.


Falun Dafa is most accurately described as a "cultivation practice". ... in the society, practitioners are taught not to let personal opinions, religious rituals, .... people in the world feel blessed to have found Falun Dafa as their true spiritual path.


Stop Forced Live Organ Harvesting of Falun Gong Practitioners in China. ... Report: The Battle for China's Spirit—Religious Revival, Repression, and Resistance under Xi Jinping · Falun Gong (a.k.a. Falun Dafa) is a spiritual practice rooted from ancient ... Copyright © Falun Dafa Association of Washington, D.C. 2012-2019.


Chinese Redemptive Societies and Salvationist Religion: Historical Phenomenon or ... Modernity and millenialism in China: Qigong and the birth of Falun Gong ... Dream Trippers: Global Daoism and the Predicament of Modern Spirituality.


Jul 23, 2008 ... Falun Gong, literally law wheel practice, is a new religious movement ... Falun Gong, also known as Falun Dafa, emerged in China in 1992 as a spiritual ..... our religion can save people'); alienation from society; and a view of ...


Apr 9, 2016 ... Falun Gong was founded by spiritual leader Li Hongzhi in 1992. ... regarded by some as more personality cult than religion because Li is ... In Madsen's opinion, Shen Yun has not suffered from its association with Falun Gong, ...


Feb 13, 2017 ... A burst of religious and spiritual activity poses risks for the Chinese Communist Party. ... institution separate from secular society, and religious practice was .... The suppression of Falun Gong may have created space for other ...


What is Falun Gong? Falun Gong, also known as Falun Dafa, is an ancient Chi- ... the mind and body through the mixture of Buddhist beliefs, slow movements ...