Mahmoud Said - The Whirling Dervishes, 1929

Mahmoud Said (Egyptian, The Whirling Dervishes signed and dated 'M. SAID (lower right) oil on panel 38 …


When our eyes met, I lost my senses: now I have found how close You are. / Nearer than the Shah-Rag (royal vein) is the Lord ~ Bulleh Shah


HE acts without contact, instructs without meeting, guides without pointing.~ Mansur Al-Hallaj, Persian mystic


Whirling dervishes perform the ritual dance of the Sufi sect in a showroom in Ankara, Turkey Photograph by Sukri Celil Advan

Burial site of Rumi in Konya, Turkey

Quotes and Sayings of Rumi