Tagged: Rumi

Jalaladdin Rumi or Mevlana Rumi (Mawlana Room)

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Rumi’s Brilliant Question to Shamz Tabraiz

  There are several accounts of the first spiritual meeting between Mevlana Rumi and Shams Tabraiz, as seen in our earlier post. Shams was an accomplished mystic, whereas Rumi was renowned as a great religious...

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Masnavi Maanvi by Maulana Rumi: A Study

  Persian (Farsi) is regarded as language of beautiful verse and rich literature. It is no surprise that Persia witnessed some of the world’s greatest authors and poets, including heavyweight such as Hafiz, Saadi,...

Rumi on Evolution

Evolution of Humans: In words of Mevalan Rumi

  Mevlana Rumi’s Verses on Human Evolution [Persian & Urdu text above with English Translation below]   Initially Man started from non-living [Jamood] From non-living, he acuires state of vegtation He remained a vegetation for a long time...

Entrance of Shrine of Mevlana Rumi (Mevlana Museum )

The Hierarchy of Saints: In words of Mevlana Rumi

The Hierarchy of Saints: In Words of Mevlana Rumi [Masnavi Volume II, Verse 815] Once Rasoolallah’s [SAW] unmatched greatness is agreed. Hence if you praise any faithful [Momin], it cannot cause envy. Behold! In every era, there...


Early Life of Mevlana Rumi

Rumi was born on September 30, 1207 at Balkh, in the Iranian region of Khorasan,  part of the current territory of Afghanistan.   Rumi’s father was Bahauddin Walad, son of  Husayn Khatibi. He was...

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Rumi on Imam Hassan and Hussain R.A.

Oh Murtaza of Love, My Shams Tabraiz, just look at me! I am like Hussain R.A., sitting in my own blood! Or like Hassan R.A. , drinking down poison.    

Saroor-e-Rafta : Sadequain Painting of Iqbal

Allama Iqbal on Shakespeare, Rumi and Jesus

To explain the deepest truths of life in the form of homely parables requires extraordinary genius. Shakespeare, Maulana Rum (Jalaluddin) and Jesus Christ are probably the only illustrations of this rare type of genius....


Kings and Wiseman : Quote by Mevlana Rumi R.A.

Kings are only a theatre for the manifestation of God’s kingdom. The Wise are the mirrors for God’s wisdom. – Mevlana Rumi. R.A.   Sema, the music behind Sufi Whirling of Mevlavi Order, is...