Falun

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Examples from the Web for falun

Contemporary Examples of falun

  • China in the limelight with its magic act making Uighurs, dissidents, Falun Gong and weibo blogs disappear without a trace.

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    P.J. O’Rourke: Orwell Was Right

    P. J. O’Rourke

    March 28, 2014

  • In 1999 the party launched a wide-ranging crackdown against the outlawed quasi-Buddhist Falun Gong sect.

    The Daily Beast logo
    China’s Doomsday Crackdown

    Melinda Liu

    December 18, 2012

Historical Examples of falun

  • Clifford was sitting in his study at "Falun" when the letters were brought to him.

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • And of course she was speaking of the mental atmosphere of "Falun."

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • She transformed "Falun" into an abode of comparative cheerfulness, and brightened up the house in a most astonishing manner.

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • He settled down at 'Falun,' his country-house, and devoted himself to research-work: as far as she would let him.

    Katharine Frensham

    Beatrice Harraden

  • He encouraged the mining industry by supporting the silver mines of Sala and the copper mines of Falun.

    Sweden

    Victor Nilsson