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In Arabic, the Mawlawiyyah. Founded by Rumi (Mawlana Jalal-ad-Din Muhammad Balkhi er-Rumi), a 13th century poet, jurist, and theologian. He was born in Balkh in modern Afghanistan, but lived most of his life in Konya in modern Turkey.
  • Mevlevi Order of America

    Established by Suleyman Hayati Dede, Sheikh of Konya,(d 1986); includes information about their faith and practice, classes, events, publications, and local circles.

  • The Threshold Society

    A non-profit educational foundation inspired by the life and work of Mevlâna Jalâluddîn Rumi; includes details of their programs of workshops, events, and seminars, and contacts for local study groups.

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