The Prophetic traditions address all aspects of man’s earthly life, as well as the spiritual life, the path to the world beyond impermanence.
Rumi's six-volume Masnavi is recognized as a classic of the mystical epic, which employs narratives in verse form to convey the terms of spiritual experience.
Shems Friedlander, whose The Whirling Dervishes and When You Hear Hoofbeats, Think of a Zebra became instant classics.
This book gives entry into that astonishing presence.
Just as the heart of a friend of Allah may not decay after death, so too those works of art that have emanated from such an incorrupt heart are immortal.
Screened in several international film festivals, as well as the Musée de L'Homme in Paris, this film takes viewers into a secret world rarely seen by outsiders.
This film from director Shems Friedlander is an 82-minute journey into what is usually a hidden world of Sufism.
Thompson to discover the reasons why Jerusalem holds such an important place in the hearts of muslims everywhere.
The selections included in this volume are also teaching stories that illuminate the way of the dervish.