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A Whirling Dervish puts physicists in a spin / Simulati i motivi ondulati che la rotazione continua dei dervisci produce sulle loro gonne.

A Whirling Dervish puts physicists in a spin / Simulati i motivi ondulati che la rotazione continua dei dervisci produce sulle loro gonne.

Whirling dervishes perform, Sufi Muslims who dance as a part of their mysticism.

Whirling dervishes perform, Sufi Muslims who dance as a part of their mysticism.

Whirling Dervish - Bursa, Turkey  During these ceremonies, the dervish believed that through their motion, they attained a place closer to God, and considered their actions a prayer to connect to God. These men whirled, most with their eyes shut for what felt like an eternity without wavering or losing balance. It's one of the most beautiful things I have seen/heard in my life.  Photo: Amy Elkins

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Whirling Dervish - Bursa, Turkey During these ceremonies, the dervish believed that through their motion, they attained a place closer to God, and considered their actions a prayer to connect to God. These men whirled, most with their eyes shut for what felt like an eternity without wavering or losing balance. It's one of the most beautiful things I have seen/heard in my life. Photo: Amy Elkins

I am happy tonight, united with the Friend. Free from the pain of separation, I whirl and dance with the Beloved. I tell my heart, "Do not worry, the key to the morning I've thrown away.  ~ Rumi

I am happy tonight, united with the Friend. Free from the pain of separation, I whirl and dance with the Beloved. I tell my heart, "Do not worry, the key to the morning I've thrown away. ~ Rumi

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The Whirling Dervishes are a sect of Islam taught to love everything. They dance while the musicians play. The Dervishes allow outsiders to view their religious ceremony.

The Whirling Dervishes are a sect of Islam taught to love everything. They dance while the musicians play. The Dervishes allow outsiders to view their religious ceremony.

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