This is Manhattan, New York. Since 1999, many Falun Dafa practitioners and supporters from around the world gather annually to celebrate World Falun Dafa Day.
Falun Dafa, also called Falun Gong, is a meditation discipline that has brought peace, harmony, and health to many.
From their smiling faces, it’s hard to imagine what a lot of them have endured in China, for insisting on their belief, despite persecution. They’ve spent years behind bars, being tortured, and losing everything.