(TRT): There has been a lot of talk lately surrounding a possible movie which will tell the life story of 13th century Turkish-Persian mystic Rumi. But who exactly was the enigmatic poet?
Videos for Rumi
Considered one of the most important Islamic scholars, poet and spiritual masters, Rumi, or Muhammad, lived, taught and wrote becoming a well remembered mystic.
This documentary tells the story of Rumi, one of the great spiritual masters and poetical geniuses of mankind and was the founder of the Mawlawi Sufi order, a leading mystical brotherhood of Islam.
Love will lay a carpet of treasures under your feet. ~ Rumi
Dunkin Mackintosh gives a commentary on the work of Rumi.
Be foolishly in love, because love is all there is. ~ Rumi. A collection of Rumi’s writings about love are included here.
Only Breath was written in the 13th century by the Sufi mystic poet Jalal ad-Din Rumi and translated and recited in this film by Coleman Barks.
“RUMI: Poet of the Heart,” is an award-winning 60 minute film that portrays a lively and provocative exploration of the genius and timeliness of Rumi’s emergence in the west.
A musical interpretation of some of Rumi’s poetry.
A poem about love from Rumi.