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leaders of the Mevlevi Order...

Mevlana Museum in Konya /Turkey...

The 13th century Mevlana Mausoleum with its mosque, dance hall, dervish living quarters, school and tombs of some leaders of the Mevlevi Order... was made a museum in 1927...

 

Mevlana (1207-1273) also known as Rumi, was a philosopher and mystic of Islam, but not a Muslim of the orthodox type. His doctrine advocates unlimited tolerance, positive reasoning, goodness, charity and awareness through love...

www.mevlana.net/

 

"Come, come again, whoever you are, come!

Heathen, fire worshipper or idolatrous, come!

Come even if you deny your oaths a hundred times,

Ours is the portal of hope, come as you are."

Mevlana

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Uploaded on November 8, 2006