Rumi

Rumi

Born: September 30, 1207

Died: December 17, 1273

Nationality: Persian

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Jalāl ad-Dīn Muḥammad Balkhī, also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muḥammad Rūmī, and more popularly in the English-speaking world simply as Rumi, was a 13th-centuryPersian Muslim poet, jurist, theologian, and Sufi mystic.

Source/Notes: As quoted in Marry Your Muse : Making a Lasting Commitment to Your Creativity (1997) by Jan Phillips, p. 75
Source/Notes: As quoted in Path for Greatness : Spiritualty at Work (2000) by Linda J. Ferguson, p. 51

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Source/Notes: As quoted in A feather on the breath of God by Nur Elmessiri in Al-Ahram Weekly Online Issue No. 385 (9 - 15 July 1998)
Source/Notes: As quoted in The Rumi Collection : An Anthology of Translations of Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi (2000) by Kabir Helminski

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Source/Notes: As quoted in Rumi Wisdom: Daily Teachings from the Great Sufi Master (2000) by Timothy Freke
Source/Notes: As quoted in Wisdom for the Soul : Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing (2006) by Larry Chang, p. 26