Key Events

Igniting Persecution

Widely misunderstood as a provocative protest against the central government in Beijing, Falun Gong practitioners' large-scale appeal near Zhongnanhai on… Read More

2 years ago

International Appeal on Tiananmen Square

That was 20 years ago, on Nov. 20, 2001, making international headlines more than two years after the Chinese Communist… Read More

3 years ago

Over 10,000 Attend Falun Dafa Conference to Hear Stories of Self-Improvement

Many felt inspired to become better versions of themselves. “It’s so moving to see someone who is prepared to be… Read More

3 years ago

Celebrating World Falun Dafa Day in Europe

May 13, 2017, is the 25th anniversary of Falun Dafa's public introduction and the 18th World Falun Dafa Day. Falun… Read More

5 years ago

Practitioners Across the U.S. Celebrate 25-Year Anniversary of Falun Dafa’s Introduction

May 13, 2017 marks the 25th anniversary of Falun Dafa’s introduction to the public in 1992. As part of the… Read More

5 years ago

Timeline of Persecution

1996 As Falun Gong becomes more popular, early signs of state oppression appear. Shortly after they are named bestsellers, Falun… Read More

6 years ago

Key Events

By late 2001, however, hundreds of thousands of Falun Gong practitioners had been arrested or detained. According to the Washington… Read More

7 years ago

Abductions, Long Prison Sentences for Falun Gong ahead of Party Congress

Throughout China, citizens who practice Falun Gong have faced a new round of intensified persecution in recent months as the… Read More

10 years ago

Villagers across China petition for release of Falun Gong practitioners

A growing number of ordinary people across China have signed their names to petitions calling on the government to release… Read More

10 years ago

New York City to Host Celebrations for 20th Anniversary of Falun Gong’s Public Introduction

Thousands of Falun Gong practitioners will join a parade, live performances and other festivities throughout New York City this weekend… Read More

10 years ago