Who was Rumi? Five interesting facts

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Who was Rumi? Five interesting facts There has been a lot of talk lately surrounding a possible movie which will tell the life story of 13th century Turkish-Persian mystic Rumi. But who exactly was the enigmatic poet? The news is that David Franzoni, the Oscar-winning screenwriter behind “Gladiator,” is writing a new script for a biopic […]

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Sufi Music Concert & Whirling Dervish Ceremony

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Sufi Music Concert & Whirling Dervish Ceremony Sirkeci Train Station Hall – Istanbul Known to the west as Whirling Dervishes, the Mevlevi Order was founded by Mevlana Rumi in the 13th century. The Order wrote of tolerance, forgiveness, and enlightenment. They survive today as a cultural brotherhood. They are not theatrical spectacles but sacred rituals. […]

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Sufi Culture & Whirling Dervish Ceremony in a Real Monastery TONIGHT

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Sufi Culture & Whirling Dervish Ceremony in a Real Monastery TONIGHT Idea : During this Monastery visit & Dervish Ceremony; you will see the story of Sufism, Sufis and their communities in Istanbul, Turkey, today.You will meet the Sufi community and their monastery, listen to their music, eye-witness the Whirling Dervishes Ceremony. The ceremonies are […]

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