Falun Gong Members Participate in Memorial Day Parade; Rockville, Maryland, USA, May 2016
Images are from Rockville, Maryland's, 72nd Annual Memorial Day Parade which included around 60 parade units. Practitioners of Falun Gong participated in the parade with 70 other ethnic groups.
Among the Falun Gong activities included appeals for support to stop the persecution of the practice in China.
"Falun Gong practitioners’ positive contributions to the community have been well recognized in Maryland. In May, numerous federal level senators, congressmen, state representatives, state senators and mayors issued proclamations to Falun Gong, praising the teachings of “Truthfulness-Compassion-Forbearance.” Most of these proclamations were for World Falun Dafa Day, which is observed each year on May 13."