Although nature had failed to bring water to Dafa’s village, he was determined to find another way. Hence, his attention turned to the three karst cliffs that cut Caowangba off from the rest of the world. Could he find a way to overcome these vast obstacles and thus bring vital water to his village?
Amazingly, Dafa decided that the solution was to build a six-mile canal cutting straight through the mountains themselves. However, without the luxury of expensive modern tools and equipment, Dafa knew that the entire process would need to be completed by hand.