333 Saints: A Life of Scholarship Under Threat, Alexandra Huddleston

333 Saints: A Life of Scholarship Under Threat, Alexandra Huddleston

Some time ago I blogged about a video by Alexandra Huddleston, 333 Saints: A Life of Scholarship Under Threat The good news is that Alexandra is now ready to publish her work on this subject with magnificent photos. The photo included in this post is one of the many beautiful images she has captured. This … Continue reading

Rumi’s Sermon

Rumi’s Sermon

Irving, author of the blog, Darvish, has posted a translation of one of Jalaluddin Rumi’s last sermons. Irving notes that, “We do not know if it dates from before or after his meeting with Shams al-Din of Tabriz. Rumi delivered the opening benediction and the Hadith in Arabic, the liturgical language, then switched to Persian. … Continue reading