The shrine of knowledge.

Whirling Dervishes

A selection of articles related to whirling dervishes.

Mark Shoberg: The Dumb Tourist: Whirling Dervishes of Konya Turkish Whirling Dervishes Killer Movie Reviews Attractive location, brilliantly run hotel - Iberotel Dahabeya ...

Original articles from our library related to the Whirling Dervishes. See Table of Contents for further available material (downloadable resources) on Whirling Dervishes.

Arcane Ruminations
Special Plates Notice how each particle moves. Notice how everyone has just arrived here from a journey. Notice how each wants a different food. Notice how the stars vanish as the sun comes up, and how all streams stream toward the ocean. Look at the chefs...
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Everyday Water
When you think of "Water" what comes to mind? A tranquil lake, gentle rain, or raging sea? Whether magical element or just a simple cup of tea, water can be a very special part of your life. Water Spirits Every body of water is an entity. Each lake,...
The Elements >> Water
An initiation is a willed and permanent change in energy and consciousness, guided and started through a ritual. You may regard it as taking another step forward on the ladder of your life, or as taking off one of the many veils over your body of light....
Body Mysteries >> Reiki
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual

Whirling Dervishes is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Whirling Dervishes books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

The Revelation of the Veiled in Toni Morrison's Paradise: The
MELUS, Volume 36, Number 2 (Summer 2011). The Revelation of the Veiled in Toni Morrison's.
Whirling Dervishes Perform
Whirling. Dervishes. Perform.
Gwalia Ltd and thence to St Barbara Mines Ltd. The Whirling-Dervish deposit lies 1.
Considering the Whirling Dervish Rituals, as the worship of the Mevlevi Order of Sufism, music can be stated as one of the main contents of the ritual.
Gilmore Award-winning pianist Kirill Gerstein performs Rach 2
Mar 14, 2011

Suggested News Resources

Manhattan Children's Museum Gets Funding for 'Muslim Worlds' Exhibit
By Julia Furlan : WNYC Culture Producer Whirling dervishes, mosaics and 1001 tales will soon be coming to the Upper West Side, thanks to a $40000 grant from the National Endowment of the Humanities.
Irene hits North Carolina as Category 1 hurricane
Wind and water damaged buildings, snapped trees and turned objects like park benches into whirling dervishes. Next up for Irene's punch: southeastern Virginia.
PENINSULA SPOTLIGHT: Studio tour allows glimpse of artists' creative process
Good Morning, Buffalo
It will include a performance by whirling dervishes before the meal begins shortly after 8. Ramadan continues through Monday.
Chief rabbi, Greek Orthodox patriarch join mufti for Ramadan fast-breaking
Whirling dervishes twirled while waiters offered candied dates as appetizers. And there, sitting together were Turkey's Chief Jewish Rabbi İsak Haleva, Greek Orthodox Church Patriarch Bartholomeos and Istanbul's Muslim Mufti Mustafa Çağrıcı.

Suggested Web Resources

Mevlevi Order - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Whirling Dervishes perform in the Galata Mevlevihane (Mevlevi Lodge), Istanbul.
Whirling Dervishes - YouTube
Aug 23, 2006 The Whirling Dervishes are a sect of Islam taught to love everything. They dance while the musicians play.
Whirling Dervishes - YouTube
Whirling Dervishes in the U.S.
Information about a series of performances in the US by a touring group from Konya, Turkey.
Whirling Dervishes - All About Turkey

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Place for your opinion