Li Hongzhi

Li Hongzhi

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Li Hongzhi is the founder and spiritual master of Falun Gong, a "system of mind-body cultivation" in the qigong tradition. Li Hongzhi introduced Falun Gong on 13 May 1992 in Changchun, and subsequently gave lectures and taught Falun Gong exercises across China. The movement gained significant popularity in the 1990s, but was suppressed by the Chinese government in 1999. Accounts of Li's early life differ between detractors and supporters. Official Chinese sources and Li's former colleagues say that Li was an ordinary army grain clerk and trumpet player, while the Falun Gong text Zhuan Falun says that Li was trained by a Buddhist and Taoist masters from childhood and possessed extraordinary powers. Falun Gong's teachings are compiled from Li's lectures, and Li holds definitional power in that belief system. Li moved to the United States in 1996 and continues to teach the practiceshow more

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  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 290g
  • Cred Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136598175
  • 9786136598178