Huang Shan is a handsome 25-year-old man with a gentle appearance. It is hard to imagine that he narrowly escaped death only a couple of years ago. Before even reaching his prime, he was diagnosed with lymphoma. He then encountered Falun Gong and became a cultivator. Now he is a healthy, optimistic young man who is completely cancer-free.
In 1997 Jane's husband had an accident, which led them to start practicing Falun Dafa in order to aid his physical recovery. From then on, they not only became healthier, but were also inspired by the spiritual teachings of the practice, prompting a change to their outlook on life. In this account, relayed by her acquaintance, Jane recalls experiences changing her perspective on travel reimbursements at work and disciplining her son.
Often in the news but rarely understood, Falun Gong is regularly associated with Chinese human rights issues. Leeshai Lemish gives his understanding of what Falun Gong practitioners actually believe.
Lana Han is an attorney volunteering to defend Falun Gong practitioners against the onslaughts of a totalitarian regime. As one of a growing group of attorneys taking an interest in the persecution of Falun Gong and bringing its perpetrators to justice, Han is providing legal support to the largest non-violent movement in China’s history.
When 61-year-old Liang Xin was diagnosed with having three malignant tumors in her abdomen, no one believed she had much longer to live. The rural Henan province woman had been hospitalized and diagnosed with an array of illnesses, and doctors told her it would be incurable. It was then that Ms. Liang’s aunt told her about Falun Dafa...
Sterling Campbell was living his dream as a professional drummer for some of the most recognizable names in the music industry. But as he became mired in a world of drugs and alcohol, it became apparent that something was missing from Sterling's life. That thing was Falun Gong.
You might think human rights in China would be the furthest thing from the minds of young people growing up in a small community in Central Ontario. But for my twin brother, Jason, and I, the persecution of Falun Gong really hits home…
Joel Chipkar and Cecilia Xiong come from completely different worlds. One is a successful and high-powered real estate agent, the other a professional classical Chinese dancer. But their shared passion for Falun Gong and desire to end the persecution in China have brought them together.
Christina Yuan typifies what many would call the American dream: a Harvard education, a fulfilling life and a successful career in New York City. Christina's mother, Ms. Benlan Yu, typifies an on-going nightmare in China: stripped of all rights to freedom of speech and freedom of belief, horribly tortured by Chinese police, and sent to a forced labor camp without trial.
The Chen Family is a living example of the familiar saying, “A family that plays together, stays together.” A harmonious trio both on stage and in their daily lives, they continually strive to embody the Falun Gong principle of Truthfulness, Compassion, Forbearance, touching the lives of many people through their music…