Rumi, Calligraphy is an ancient art of handwriting for which people took much pride in creating. This specific picture of a dancing man in traditional middle eastern garment consists of arab calligraphy.
islamic-art-and-quotes: The Pen and What They Inscribe (Quran Calligraphy) ن وَالْقَلَمِ وَمَا يَسْطُرُونَ Noon [the Arabic letter “N”], I call to witness the pen, and what they inscribe. Originally found on: zekrayaat
A Sino-Arabic calligraphic panel by Yusuf Chen Jinhui, date unknown. This panel features the Arabic text al-hamdu li& (praise be to God) in Sino-Arabic brushpaint (zhong-kai style), with the Chinese translation and the artists& name and seal on the left.