Friends of Falun Gong Europe is a nonprofit organization founded in the year 2000. Our mission is to support the freedom of belief of persons who practice Falun Gong.
Falun Gong (also called Falun Dafa) is an ancient cultivation way for improving mind and body. The practice’s most visible aspects are its five gentle exercises, including a meditation. They are highly effective ways to improve health and energy. Falun Gong practitioners also study spiritual teachings, taking them as a guide for daily life. At the core of these teachings are the values of Truthfulness, Compassion, and Forbearance. Falun Gong teaches that these are the fundamental qualities of the universe and that by assimilating into them, a person can improve both physical health and wisdom.
Our mission is to support the freedom of belief of persons who practice Falun Gong. FoFG Europe believes that people everywhere should have the right to practice Falun Gong (also called Falun Dafa), a spiritual path that includes nonviolence. FoFG Europe is focused on preventing and ending violations of the right to practice Falun Gong openly, freely, and with dignity, worldwide.
While the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) issued a directive to “fight Falun Gong to the end,” tens-of-millions of Falun Gong practitioners have responded by enacting one of the largest peaceful civil disobedience efforts in history. This is a success story in the making—an enactment of real-life triumph of good over evil. Since the persecution began …