BismillahirRahmanirRahim "If your Heart isn't yet illumined Be awake always, be a seeker of the heart, Be at war continually with your carnal soul. But if your heart is already awakened, Sleep peacefully, sleep in the arms of Love." ~Rumi Hz.
“ How could the soul not take flight when from the glorious Presence A soft call flows sweet as honey, comes right up to her and whispers, “Rise up now, come away. Rumi
Sufi- Sufism is popular in such African countries as Morocco and Senegal, where it is seen as a mystical expression of Islam. Sufism is traditional in Morocco but has seen a growing revival with the renewal of Sufism around contemporary spiritual teachers such as Sidi Hamza al Qadiri al Boutshishi. Mbacke suggests that one reason Sufism has taken hold in Senegal is because it can accommodate local beliefs and customs, which tend toward the mystical.
Sufi Dervishes trance dance - Metaphysics & Psychic Phenomena ...
“Both light and shadow are the dance of Love. Love has no cause; it is the astrolabe of God’s secrets. Lover and Loving are inseparable and timeless.” —Rumi ..*
Whirling. Some Sufis "hoop" or get extreme peircings to reach an enlightened state. These dudes twirl.