Title: Exploring the Life and Legacy of Mevlana Rumi: Episode 1
Mevlana Rumi, also known as Jalal ad-Din Muhammad Rumi, was a prominent Persian poet, Islamic jurist, and theologian. Born in 1207 in Balkh (present-day Afghanistan), Rumi’s profound spiritual journey and poetic wisdom have captivated hearts and minds for centuries. In this article series, we embark on an enlightening exploration of the life, teachings, and enduring legacy of this extraordinary figure. In Episode 1, we delve into Rumi’s early years, the impact of his encounter with the wandering dervish, Shams Tabriz, and the transformative events that shaped the birth of his mystical poetry.