Definitions

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  • proper n. A spiritual practice founded in China by Li Hongzhi (李洪志) in 1992.

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  • n. a spiritual movement that began in China in the latter half of the 20th century and is based on Buddhist and Taoist teachings and practices

Etymologies

From Mandarin trad. 法輪功, simpl. 法轮功 (pinyin: Fǎlún Gōng) (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Technically, Falun Dafa is the movement, Falun Gong the physical exercises its followers perform.

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  • *Falun Dafa and Falun Gong are often used interchangeably.

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