Author Topic: Poet Rumi and Islam?  (Read 259 times)

Asifzaheer

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Poet Rumi and Islam?
« on: February 23, 2020, 10:15:53 AM »
Salaam Alaikum
Plz some one shed some light on Rumi's role in spreading Islam. Was his poems inline with Quran like Allama Iqbal.
Thnx n wasalaam

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Re: Poet Rumi and Islam?
« Reply #1 on: February 25, 2020, 03:22:41 AM »
for some people there is no such thing as"inline with Quran" simply because they might take quran as a starting point and then sky is the limit.

If you check out the work of folks like Ibn Arabi, those are concept developed by means of philosophy. Same goes for Rumi and the likes.