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Falun Gong

[fah-loon koo ng, gong] /ˈfɑ lun ˈkʊŋ, ˈgɒŋ/
noun
1.
a Chinese system of meditation, martial-arts exercises, and spiritual teachings.
2.
a Chinese sect that practices this system.
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British Dictionary definitions for Falun Gong

Falun Gong

/ˌfæluːn ˈɡuːŋ/
noun
1.
a modern religious movement combining aspects of Buddhism and Taoism, especially the practice of qi gong, founded by Li Hongzhi in 1992
Word Origin
C20: from Chinese, falun dharma wheel (from fa law, lun wheel) + gong practice
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Contemporary definitions for Falun Gong
noun

a spiritual, philosophical, and exercise system developed out of Taoism and Buddhism, with similarities to qi gong and t'ai chi ch'uan; also called Falun Dafa

Examples

Falun Gong claims to take energy cultivation to a new level.

Word Origin

Chinese 'wheel of law'

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