(November 4, 1999) Like every other cult in
the world, the cult of Falun Gong poses a great danger to
society. Its founder, Li Hongzhi, has spread heretical ideas
just as other cult leaders have done. The Chinese government
can't just sit back and do nothing.
hoodwinked Falun Gong practitioners into believing that he
has many versions of being to protect them and he has
installed a wheel of law in the belly of his followers in an
attempt to control their mind.
The cult leader
has devised many absurd fabrications that go against science
and civilized society, claiming that scientific reasoning
and common sense are foolish, and that his Falun Dafa alone
offers the right law and super science.
Gong cult practitioners would acquire supernatural abilities
as long as they persevered in practising Falun Dafa, the
cult leader has said.
Li has ordered that
Falun Gong practitioners not to take medicine, and he
preaches that the power achieved by practising Falun Gong
can automatically kill disease and break away with the
karmic chain -- the cosmic principle that acts from previous
lives are rewarded or punished in this life.
Medicine would blocks karma, Li said, making
it impossible to cleanse the body and rid oneself of
To convince his followers of his
supremacy, Li has also concocted a survey report of 10,000
practitioners and fabricated cases of illnesses cured by
practising Falun Gong.
The practice of Falun
Gong had led to more than 1,400 deaths. Li, who now lives
overseas, repeatedly denied that he has instructed his
followers not to take any medication.
undeniable. Numerous facts have shown that many
practitioners have lost their lives only because they
believed in Li's fallacies.
Li Hongzhi and his
Falun Gong organization have been involved in countless
Should anyone overtly
criticize or even make negative remarks about Falun Gong, Li
Hongzhi and his Falun Gong organization would, under the
pretext of "seeking a clarification" or
"safeguarding Falun Dafa," mastermind large-scale
illegal gatherings to besiege and harass government
institutions, media and schools, for the sole purpose of
taking revenge against society.
activities have seriously disrupted the public order,
disturbed the normal life of the people and infringed upon
their freedom of speech and personal safety.
Moreover, Li Hongzhi has made a fortune out of
Falun Gong illegal activities. And he has evaded taxes for
most of his ill-gotten wealth.