sûfi dance

“Both light and shadow are the dance of Love. it is the astrolabe of God’s secrets. Lover and Loving are inseparable and timeless.

"Breathe into ME" FB Rumi Quotes - artist unknown. loved so much the sight of whirling dervishes....

You drew me so close to you, until I thought 'You are me.'' (Mustafa al-Hallaj Sufi poet century) mystic, revolutionary writer and teacher of Sufism

Rumi Sufi

“Soul receives from soul that knowledge, therefore not by book nor from tongue. If knowledge of mysteries come after emptiness of mind, that is illumination of heart.

“The hurt you embrace becomes joy. Call it to your arms where it can change.” —Rumi ..*

"When Your image dances into my heart How many drunken images seethe along with it! They whirl around Your image, Your moon-like splendor whirling at the center. When an image brushes against You, it returns the sun's rays like a mirror.

"Repeat the Name of God, O Bahu, and free yourself from the worries of life." ~~Sultan Bahu~~

Whirling Dervishes- “We come spinning out of nothingness, scattering stars like dust” ~ Rumi

My soul is from elsewhere, I'm sure of that, and I intend to end up there.  Rumi

My Soul is from elsewhere ~ I'm sure of that ~ and I intend to end up there ~❤️~ Rumi

“Through love all pain will turn to medicine.” —Rumi ..*

“You wander from room to room Hunting for the diamond necklace That is already around your neck!


Sufi Whirling- a physical meditation, an allusion to the kinetic motion of the solar system. Letting go of egoism and personal desires, through music and communal dancing.


Spirituality of the seasons - Winter is the season of Fire (אֵשׁ) within Water (מַיִם)

I don't know where I end and You begin... Rumi.

Rumi: I looked in temples, churches, & mosques, but I found the Divine within my heart.