It's a hard question because the creator of Falun Gong, Li Hongzhi, provided different answers before and after he came to America:
In China, he said, "Falun Gong is the only truth of the universe, that I discovered."
In America, he said, Falun Gong is part of ancient Chinese culture.
Is it true? Please ask any Chinese people you know if he/she is a Falun Gonger. The answer will be NO.
Why does Chinese government ban Falun Gong?
Does 'Master' Li also want to 'go up to a aigher level'?
What is the 'Minghui' website?
Why do we say that Falun Gong usurps the name of qigong?
How did Li Hongzhi manage to lead people astray?
Does 'Falun Dafa' originate in Buddhist doctrines?
What is Falun Gong|Who is Li Hongzhi|Fallacies of Falun Gong
Harmfulness to Society|Rumors Facts|Anti-China Agenda
Views of Academics|Voice of Religious Leaders
Words from Ex-members|Public Opinion|In the Media
Opinion of China Association For Cultic Studies