Introducing Falun Gong at IRIE Musical Festival in Toronto

August 08, 2015 | By a Falun Gong practitioner in Toronto, Canada

(Minghui.org) Falun Gong practitioners in Toronto were invited to participate in the annual IRIE Music Festival on August 1 and 2, 2015. They gave out information about Falun Gong, collected signatures on a petition calling for an end to the persecution in China, and received great feedback from the festival musicians and visitors.

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Many people stopped by the Falun Gong booth during the IRIE Music Festival.

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After learning about the persecution of Falun Gong in China, many signed a petition to end it.

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Visitors learned the Falun Gong exercises.

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Claire, a nurse from New York, learned the Falun Gong exercises and felt great afterward.

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Suhani from Toronto signed a petition calling for an end to the Chinese Communist Party’s organ harvesting from living Falun Gong practitioners.

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Ingrid from Toronto and Suzette from Hamilton supported Falun Gong practitioners’ freedom of belief.

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Pamela from Upstate New York signed in support of Falun Gong and said practitioners should have the right to meditate.

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Daphne from Toronto signed the petition and learned the exercises.

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Dennis from New York asked practitioners what he could do to help stop the persecution. He signed the petition and a postcard to Prime Minister Harper, calling for his help to stop the persecution.

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Christopher, a college student in Toronto, bought a copy of Zhuan Falun, He told the practitioners, “You are doing something wonderful! I will join you. The next time you have an activity, you will see a black man in your group.”

Chinese version available

Category: Other Community Events

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