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Greenville - A Night of Rumi

A celebration of the life and work of Rumi, one of the world's greatest poets and spiritual leaders.

The Greenville office hosted A Night of Rumi on August 20th. Participants watched a video and listened to Mr Akif Aydin present about Rumi's life and teachings followed by a Question and Answer session...Afterwards some wonderful Turkish refreshments were enjoyed by all.

 

Columbia - A Night of Rumi

Our Night of Rumi hosted at our Columbia center on May 26, 2015 started off with a short video on Rumi. Then Akif Aydin, president of the Atlantic Institute spoke about Rumi in how he sees him in a Muslim setting. Mr. Aydin also quotes some of Rumi's poem such as:

"Come, come again, whoever you are, come!

Wanderer, fire worshipper or idolatrous, come!

Come even if you broke your vows a hundred times,

Ours is the portal of hope, come, come again as you are."

We followed up the night with light refreshments and wonderful conversations.

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