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A dervish or darvesh is someone guiding a Sufi Muslim ascetic down a path or " Tariqah", known for their extreme poverty and austerity. Their focus is on the ... More »
der·vish
[dur-vish]
NOUN
1.
a member of any of various Muslim ascetic orders, as the Sufis, some of which carry on ecstatic observances, such as energetic dancing and whirling or vociferous chanting or shouting.
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Aug 23, 2006 ... The Whirling Dervishes are a sect of Islam taught to love everything. They dance while the musicians play. The Dervishes allow outsiders to ...
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Aug 22, 2007 ... The Mevlevi Lodge of Dervishes in Istanbul performing the whirling meditation called SEMA. The fellow who stands on stage and does not ...

13 Things The Whirling Dervishes Can Teach You About Spinning ...

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Jun 29, 2012 ... Now consider the Mevlevi Brotherhood, more famously known as “The Whirling Dervishes,” who believe that closeness with one's gods is ...

Whirling Dervishes in the Islamic Tradition

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Whirling Dervishes in the Islamic Tradition. Keywords: Dervish, Sufi, Islam, sema, Rumi, Mevlevi Order. I. Abstract. Whirling dervishes perform a dance called the ...

dervish | Sufism | Britannica.com

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Jun 23, 2008 ... Dervish, Arabic darwīsh , any member of a Ṣūfī (Muslim mystic) fraternity, or tariqa. Within the Ṣūfī fraternities, which were first organized in the ...

Whirling Dervishes - All About Turkey

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Whirling Dervishes of the Mevlevi sect originally come from Konya province and they continue to practice their 800 years-old mystic tradition even today.

The Dervishes Dance — The Sacred Ritual of Love

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The Dervish Dance is in complete harmony with this understanding and with the cosmic movement. Key Words Dervish Dance, ecstasy, love, path/way, Rumi, ...

Urban Dictionary: Whirling Dervish

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The actions of the whirling dervish are irritating and annoying, often exhausting other people in the immediate vicinity. The phrase is derived from these 2 words: