Rumi by Candlelight – Romancing the divine through music and poetry of ecstasy and lament
Who are we? Some of you may know us as the Whirling Dervishes due to our famous practice of whirling as a form of remembrance of God. In we lost Dr. Our family tree spans years and includes 26 generations. In the same year with Dr. Celebi's moral support, we established the International Mevlana Foundation. Click here to follow the current activities.
Who is Mevlana? Mevlana Celaddiin-i Rumi is a 13 th century Muslim saint and Anatolian mystic known throughout the world for his exquisite poems and words of wisdom , which have been translated into many languages. Rumi , as he is known in the west, is the best selling poet in USA. Mevlana was a Muslim, but not an orthodox type.
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His doctrine advocates unlimited tolerance, positive reasoning, goodness, charity and awareness through love. His final stop was Konya, in Turkey, where Rumi spent the last 50 years of his life.
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He wrote 3, [love songs] to Shams, the prophet Muhammad and God. He wrote 2, rubayat, four-line quatrains. He wrote in couplets a six-volume spiritual epic, The Masnavi. During these years, Rumi incorporated poetry, music and dance into religious practice. Now I recite rhymes and poems and songs. I'll meet you there.
Why is Rumi the best-selling poet in the US?
He is in a long tradition of ecstatic seers from Sappho to Walt Whitman. The deep longing that we feel coming through.
His sense of humour. There's always a playfulness [mixed] in with the wisdom.
Jalaluddin Rumi : Persia's Greatest Mystic Poet
They have sold more than 2m copies worldwide and have been translated into 23 languages. A new volume is due in autumn. Over recent years scholars have begun to organise them and translate them into English.
laiwritoutinlo.tk It is said that people of all religions came to Rumi's funeral in Because, they said, he deepens our faith wherever we are. This is a powerful element in his appeal now. The convention in that form is to stress its unattainability and the cruel rebuffs of the beloved. Rumi celebrates union.