Li Hongzhi repeatedly said that he was not interested in getting money from ordinary people. He also asked his followers to give up wealth. But what did he actually do? The writer got some materials, which can be used to answer this question.
On June 21, 1992, Li Hongzhi gave a lecture in the Building Material Hall in Beijing. When the lecture was over, Li Hongzhi treated a middle-aged couple by releasing Qigong energy, and charged the patients for the treatment. The following photos were taken during the treatment:
The woman was taking money from her pocket;
The woman was counting the money;
Li Hongzhi impatiently put out his hand to accept the money;
The woman was giving money to Li Hongzhi;
Li Hongzhi got the money
Li Hongzhi was checking the money carefully;
Li Hongzhi put the money into his pocket;
Li Hongzhi pressed the money into his pocket;
Li Hongzhi continued to treat the woman with Falun Gong attentively.