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Commemoration night of Mevlana from the Metropolitan

Denizli Metropolitan Municipality will organize a commemoration program on the occasion of 742nd anniversary of the death of Mevlana Jalaladdin Rumi. The famous poet İbrahim Sadri will add color to the night of December 17, Thursday, at 19.30 at Pamukkale University Indoor Sports Hall. Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Osman Zolan invited all Denizli people to join the free program.

Denizli Metropolitan Municipality didn't forget the 742nd anniversary of Mevlana Jalaladdin Rumi, a great scholar of mysticism philosophy. In this context, on Thursday, December 17, at 19.30, at Pamukkale University Indoor Sports Hall, Denizli Metropolitan Municipality will organize the memorial program called "Şeb-i Arus" to commemorate the 742nd anniversary of the death of Mevlana Jalaladdin Rumi. In the ''Şeb-i Arus'' ceremony presented by the famous poet İbrahim Sadri, which will add color to the night with his beautiful poems, Denizli Metropolitan Municipal Conservatory will perform a Turkish Sufi Music concert with the most beautiful hymns and eulogies. In the program held for free for Denizli people will also take place the Whirling Dervishes show.


Invitation to ''Şeb-i Arus'' from Mayor Zolan


Stating that Mevlana Jalaladdin Rumi was one of the great personalities of our land, who consists of everything beautiful of love and respect, Mayor of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Osman Zolan said: ''When we will understand the death as the meeting with  divinity as our prophet Hz. Mevlana, then the death will have a different meaning, a different beauty. '' Pointing out that world is a place where to live in peace, brotherhood and friendship, Mayor Zolan said: ''Mevlana is an unique value in the world. Allah bless us all. He shed light on the present and on our future. We will continue to transmit the Mevlana's teachings to our future generations. ''Mayor Zolan invited all Denizli people to the commemoration program on the occasion of 742nd anniversary of the death of Mevlana Jalaladdin Rumi.

 
Mevlana Jalaladdin Rumi


Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi was born in Balkh on 30 September 1207. He was well known as a poet and a thinker in the western world and Islam. The greatest message he gave to human thinking was Love and Unity. Mevlana does not deny anything, but combines, integrates and endears everything. With the principles that human creature is the most honorable in every language, every religion, every color embracing, Hz. Mevlana is a symbol of love, peace, brotherhood and tolerance. Mevlana accepted the day of death as the day of rebirth, the day when he will go to Allah. Mevlana passed away in Konya, on December 17, 1273.


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