Rumi born - September 30, 1207
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Oh seven Persian poet installer Jalal Up Dean roomy better known simply as Rumi was born in the Persian empire. Some sources say his birthplace was ball in present day. Afghanistan and others others say it was a small town in modern day tickets. Dan How'd Yo- graphical sources have claimed that Rooney's bother Baha aldean relied was descended offended from the Calif Abu Bakar but those claims have been rejected. Ruiz father was a religious scholar itinerant preacher and Sufi teacher. A Sufi is a Muslim mystic. The early thirteenth century was a time of great conflict in that part of the world. The Crusades were happening and the Mongols also were also a threat when Roomie was young his family moved to Marquette and possibly because of the Mongols or political instability where they lived they soon farther west into Anatolia or present day Turkey. When he was a teenager he married Gow heart cartoon with whom he had two children by twelve twenty nine. The Sultan of the jukes had invited Rooney's father to teach theology in Konia the capital of the Sultanate Khanate of room. The jukes were a branch of the Oak couth Turks and a dynasty that ruled parts of Central Asia and the Middle East from the eleventh to Fourteenth Eighteenth centuries they established the cell juke empire and assaulted of room but a couple of years after the family moved to Konia roomies father died died around twelve forty one when his father's protege or harm Abdeen died to Rumi took over as teacher the assumed leadership of the disciples and he became an Islamic jurist in Islamic jurists or foxy is the illusion with expertise in Islamic jurisprudence in-law roomy soon became friends with religious scholar and mystic. Sham Algebris who arrived in Konia in twelve forty four. Tim's believe in unpretentious spirituality it was under the influence of Shams that Rumi turned away from teaching and toward the path of ecstatic roomy began writing poetry but a few years after the two met Shams disappeared according to Legend Shams left because roomies students were jealous of Shams and resentful of roomies new passion or they may have even had champs killed. Whatever the reason for Sham's is disappearance roomy grooming expressed his feelings of loss and despair in his poetry and Dan Rooney transformed into someone devoted to mystical writing and worship much of his work at this time was expressed through the voice of Shams but it did not take long for him to find his own voice and began writing his most memorable work like like mess Naby or spiritual verses a six volume poem containing fables tails and reflections that illustrate the safety doctrine he was inspired to write the work by another mystic. He was close to who saw aldean's celebi throughout the last several years of his life. roomy dictated the poem to Som- who wrote it in Persian. The poem is widely read in the Muslim world. People have compared to the Koran and recognized is religious and literary a significant Rumi also wrote the works of Shams Tabriz. A collection of mystical poems. Generally roomies poetry focuses on on the idea that God is absolutely ecstatic love and he questioned Orthodoxy many of the poems were composed to be sung at Sufi gathering after his poems were translated people in the West associated him with a tolerant Islamic spirituality and related to his focus on a direct connection with guide as far as his prose goes his sermons letters and lectures have been recorded Rumi in Konya in twelve seventy three his followers compounded the MED levy order a Sufi order years after his death. The order is also known as the whirling dervishes because they practiced whirling as a form the thicker or devotion as a means of attaining ecstatic experience. I'm eavesdrop coat and hopefully you know a little more about history today than you did yesterday. If you feel like correcting my pronunciation or my accent on anything that I've said it in a show bill free to leave a very kind to comment on twitter instagram or facebook at t the I eight thirty podcast. 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