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examiner.com
Dona Omanoff : the art that flows from water to crystals“Become melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself”, pronounced Rumi, a great Pers
Dona Omanoff : the art that flows from water to crystals
examiner.com / Posted 3 hours ago
“Become melting snow. Wash yourself of yourself”, pronounced Rumi, a great Persian mystic of the 12th century. In these timeless lines, the poet expressed the very quintessence of Sufi mysticism with its inner urge to discover the formless ocean... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
President Trump? Among U.S. allies, Japan may be one of the most anxious about that ideaany decision by Japan — or South Korea — to deploy nuclear weapons would make B
President Trump? Among U.S. allies, Japan may be one of the most anxious about that idea
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
any decision by Japan — or South Korea — to deploy nuclear weapons would make Beijing deeply uncomfortable, said Rumi Aoyama, an expert on Chinese foreign policy at Waseda University. “That security environment wouldn’t be good for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Scott Disick goes house hunting in Hollywood Hillsover a white T-shirt for extra grunge kudos. Kourtney’s dress is from the styl
Scott Disick goes house hunting in Hollywood Hills
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
over a white T-shirt for extra grunge kudos. Kourtney’s dress is from the style blogger who brought us Fashion Toast, Rumi Neely’s label, Are You Am I. This signature dress from the collection is available in a range of colors and is custom... Read more
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J Weekly
When future is uncertain, we long for a familiar pastare nostalgic in these verses for more than choice tastes. In his poem “Unmark
When future is uncertain, we long for a familiar past
J Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
are nostalgic in these verses for more than choice tastes. In his poem “Unmarked Boxes,” the 13th-century mystical poet Rumi writes the following: “Hear what’s behind what I say.” How might we hear what is behind what the Israelites are saying,... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
Reviews of chapbooks by Kelly Scarff and Eric M.R. Webbmisdeeds comes across as tender, while “Poem Written in Paris” stays grounded w
Reviews of chapbooks by Kelly Scarff and Eric M.R. Webb
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 5 days ago
misdeeds comes across as tender, while “Poem Written in Paris” stays grounded with description that hearkens to thoughts of “idealism, love and noise.” The Rumi-inspired How to Lose Faith often strives for metaphysical heights so difficult to r... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Young Syrians get 100 percent praise at 'Refugees Got Talent' contest in Iraq campFoundation) - Belting out an emotional song in honour of Kurdish military force
Young Syrians get 100 percent praise at 'Refugees Got Talent' contest in Iraq camp
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
Foundation) - Belting out an emotional song in honour of Kurdish military forces under a full moon, Syrian refugee Mizzgin Rumi's shyness transformed to confidence as he captivated his audience. Rumi, 19, was one of 10 acts on stage at the dusty... Read more
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The Star
Young Syrians get 100 percent praise at 'Refugees Got Talent' contest in Iraq campFoundation) - Belting out an emotional song in honour of Kurdish military force
Young Syrians get 100 percent praise at 'Refugees Got Talent' contest in Iraq camp
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Foundation) - Belting out an emotional song in honour of Kurdish military forces under a full moon, Syrian refugee Mizzgin Rumi's shyness transformed to confidence as he captivated his audience. Rumi, 19, was one of 10 acts on stage at the dusty... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
BCB to investigate DPL umpiring incidentBCB also formed the bowling action review committee, to be headed by Jalal Yunu
BCB to investigate DPL umpiring incident
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 8 days ago
BCB also formed the bowling action review committee, to be headed by Jalal Yunus with Dipu Roy Chowdhury, Omar Khaled Rumi and Golam Faruq Suru as other members. Technical personnel will be appointed at a later date. Meanwhile, the DPL clubs... Read more
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NBC News
Orlando Highlights Islam's Complicated Relationship With Homosexualityagree that musician Al Dalal, a contemporary of the Prophet Muhammad, was gay.
Orlando Highlights Islam's Complicated Relationship With Homosexuality
NBC News / Posted 8 days ago
agree that musician Al Dalal, a contemporary of the Prophet Muhammad, was gay. Then there's the 13th Century Persian poet Rumi, who wrote homoerotic verses dedicated to same-sex love. Still, Islamic scholars overwhelmingly teach that same-gender... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
Color of choice in film industry remains whitescreenwriter of Gladiator, spoke with the Guardian his plan to pen and produce
Color of choice in film industry remains white
The Daily Cougar / Posted 8 days ago
screenwriter of Gladiator, spoke with the Guardian his plan to pen and produce a film about the 13th century Muslim poet Rumi. He wanted Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert Downey Jr. in the lead roles. Franzoni wanted the film to break racial and... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Merseyside's best curry houses according to TripAdvisoreven though a note on its website says it is currently closed until further not
Merseyside's best curry houses according to TripAdvisor
Liverpool Echo / Posted 9 days ago
even though a note on its website says it is currently closed until further notice. Completing the top 10 are Spice City, Rumi by Bukhari and Saffon in Liverpool, as well as Blue Mango in Rainhill and the Heswall Tandoori in Heswall. Top 10 curry... Read more
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The Hindu
Chetana Book Centre: Weaving a tapestry of knowledgeand regional literature, as well as Indian arts, crafts and heritage since its
Chetana Book Centre: Weaving a tapestry of knowledge
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
and regional literature, as well as Indian arts, crafts and heritage since its inception. Alongside slim volumes on Rumi, Mirza Ghalib, Gauhar Jaan and Bulleh Shah is a shelf dedicated entirely to the works of Thích Nhãt Hanh, a Buddhist... Read more
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MLive.com
All-A Detroit students get shopping spree at Office Depot before heading to collegeBarker, Ben Carson High School, University of Michigan Mushtary Chowdhury, Ben
All-A Detroit students get shopping spree at Office Depot before heading to college
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
Barker, Ben Carson High School, University of Michigan Mushtary Chowdhury, Ben Carson High School, University of Michigan Rumi Deb, Cass Technical High School, University of Michigan Ki'ya Fulwood, Cass Technical High School, University of... Read more
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The Atlantic
Afghans in America Didn't Come to Bring ViolenceI could teach him the art of storytelling and challenge him to a poetry contest
Afghans in America Didn't Come to Bring Violence
The Atlantic / Posted 11 days ago
I could teach him the art of storytelling and challenge him to a poetry contest. And I would share with him the words of Rumi, who was born in Afghanistan eight centuries ago, and who himself was forced to flee the violent invasion of Genghis... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Aaisha's Ramadaan Diaries, Day 9 - On Showing Your 'Jaat'do anything about that is by first of all acknowledging that it is actually a t
Aaisha's Ramadaan Diaries, Day 9 - On Showing Your 'Jaat'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
do anything about that is by first of all acknowledging that it is actually a thing. So I'm reminded of the good ol' Rumi quote in this situation - "if you are irritated by every rub, how will your mirror be polished?" Which is a good way to... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Complicated Pain of America's Queer MuslimsMuslim cultures. Sexual relationships between men were once relatively accepted
The Complicated Pain of America's Queer Muslims
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
Muslim cultures. Sexual relationships between men were once relatively accepted in Afghanistan; the poems of Jalaluddin Rumi have often been read as homoerotic. Today’s queer Muslims present theological arguments for their place within the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
The problem with color blind casting in ‘Hamilton’ and ‘Harry Potter’stirred controversy when he expressed interest in casting Leo DiCaprio as the 1
The problem with color blind casting in ‘Hamilton’ and ‘Harry Potter’
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
stirred controversy when he expressed interest in casting Leo DiCaprio as the 13th-century Muslim poet, Jalaluddin al-Rumi. Franzoni and producer Stephen Joel Brown told the Guardian they wanted to “challenge the stereotypical portrayal of... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
The problem with color blind casting in 'Hamilton' and 'Harry Potter'stirred controversy when he expressed interest in casting Leo DiCaprio as the 1
The problem with color blind casting in 'Hamilton' and 'Harry Potter'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
stirred controversy when he expressed interest in casting Leo DiCaprio as the 13th-century Muslim poet, Jalaluddin al-Rumi. Franzoni and producer Stephen Joel Brown told the Guardian they wanted to "challenge the stereotypical portrayal of... Read more
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4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville
Problem with color blind casting in 'Hamilton'stirred controversy when he expressed interest in casting Leo DiCaprio as the 1
Problem with color blind casting in 'Hamilton'
4029TV KHBS - KHOG Fort Smith - Fayetteville / Posted 14 days ago
stirred controversy when he expressed interest in casting Leo DiCaprio as the 13th-century Muslim poet, Jalaluddin al-Rumi. Franzoni and producer Stephen Joel Brown told the Guardian they wanted to "challenge the stereotypical portrayal of... Read more
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The Financial Express
Ruskin Bond’s latest cracks the code to happinessPlath, Stephen Fry, Benjamin Franklin, Leo Tolstoy, Albert Camus, Oscar Wilde,
Ruskin Bond’s latest cracks the code to happiness
The Financial Express / Posted 14 days ago
Plath, Stephen Fry, Benjamin Franklin, Leo Tolstoy, Albert Camus, Oscar Wilde, William Shakespeare, Aldous Huxley and Rumi among others. According to the author, who has written extensively for children for the larger part of his literary... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Friday Humor: FBI Ends Muslim-American Surveillance After 15-Year Study Of "Beautiful Culture"and science that have been absolutely vital to the world. But that’s not to say
Friday Humor: FBI Ends Muslim-American Surveillance After 15-Year Study Of "Beautiful Culture"
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 days ago
and science that have been absolutely vital to the world. But that’s not to say they don’t value art, though. Poets like Rumi and Hafez drew upon mystical Sufist interpretations of the Quran to write verse that is every bit as sublime as, say,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Infectious Disease Expert: Don't Worry Too Much About Zika VirusRun Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support
Infectious Disease Expert: Don't Worry Too Much About Zika Virus
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Run Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support the Special Olympics Torch Run Thursday. Rumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating RamadanRumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating Ramadan The Rumi Forum hosted a dinner at the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Cavalier Produce Expanding OperationsRun Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support
Cavalier Produce Expanding Operations
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Run Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support the Special Olympics Torch Run Thursday. Rumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating RamadanRumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating Ramadan The Rumi Forum hosted a dinner at the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Former NFL Player Organizing Community Event at Charlottesville ParkRun Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support
Former NFL Player Organizing Community Event at Charlottesville Park
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 16 days ago
Run Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support the Special Olympics Torch Run Thursday. Rumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating RamadanRumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating Ramadan The Rumi Forum hosted a dinner at the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Sheriff's Office Investigating Armed Robberies in Greene CountyRun Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support
Sheriff's Office Investigating Armed Robberies in Greene County
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
Run Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support the Special Olympics Torch Run Thursday. Rumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating RamadanRumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating Ramadan The Rumi Forum hosted a dinner at the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Virginia Tech Fraternity Banned from Campus for 10 YearsRun Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support
Virginia Tech Fraternity Banned from Campus for 10 Years
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
Run Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support the Special Olympics Torch Run Thursday. Rumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating RamadanRumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating Ramadan The Rumi Forum hosted a dinner at the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Donald Trump to Host Richmond RallyRun Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support
Donald Trump to Host Richmond Rally
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
Run Thursday. Police officers throughout central Virginia teamed up to support the Special Olympics Torch Run Thursday. Rumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating RamadanRumi Forum Hosts Dinner Celebrating Ramadan The Rumi Forum hosted a dinner at the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A pilgrim’s progressSoliman, interweaves folkloric profane rites and songs with Sufi chanting and e
A pilgrim’s progress
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 17 days ago
Soliman, interweaves folkloric profane rites and songs with Sufi chanting and excerpts from the Sufi poetry of Jalaleddin Rumi (1207-1273), Umar Ibn Al-Farid (1181-1235), Rabiaa Al-Adawiyya (717-801), the female Sufi mystic, Muhyeddin Ibn Arabi... Read more
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Salon.com
Leonardo DiCaprio will ruin a Rumi movie — and not just because he’s a white guypublic figure, Rumi has nearly 1.8 million followers on Facebook. His fans incl
Leonardo DiCaprio will ruin a Rumi movie — and not just because he’s a white guy
Salon.com / Posted 17 days ago
public figure, Rumi has nearly 1.8 million followers on Facebook. His fans include Paulo Coelho, bestselling author of “The Alchemist,” and Rumi himself has achieved bestseller status in the U.S., selling millions of books after they hit the American... Read more
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The Huffington Post
'Whitewashing Or Bold Casting?' Asks Terrible Twitter Momentflipped on its head and turned into the conventional wisdom that studios "boldl
'Whitewashing Or Bold Casting?' Asks Terrible Twitter Moment
The Huffington Post / Posted 17 days ago
flipped on its head and turned into the conventional wisdom that studios "boldly" push against. Once, casting DiCaprio as Rumi might just have been defended as the best guy for the role, "color-blind," or even a decision made in ignorance of the... Read more
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DW
Appropriation of Sufi poet 'Rumi' sparks outrage in Afghanistan |has heard his poems and it is very likely that they know a few by heart. Jalal
Appropriation of Sufi poet 'Rumi' sparks outrage in Afghanistan |
DW / Posted 18 days ago
has heard his poems and it is very likely that they know a few by heart. Jalal al-Din Mohammad Balkhi, also known as "Rumi," is one of the most famous poets and Sufi mystics in Persian-speaking countries like Afghanistan, Iran, Tajikistan and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#Ramadaan2016 With Aaisha Dadi Patel - Day 3annoyed to read this extremely annoying interview in The Guardian about the pos
#Ramadaan2016 With Aaisha Dadi Patel - Day 3
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
annoyed to read this extremely annoying interview in The Guardian about the possibility of a biopic of the great Sufi poet Rumi. The headline alone made me cringe so hard I knew I would regret putting myself through reading the article. There's... Read more
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Calcutta News
Some US Sufi Adherents Claim Spiritual Kinship with Muhammad Aliwith a Sufi fraternity, said Kabir Helminski, a Louisville-based Sufi master an
Some US Sufi Adherents Claim Spiritual Kinship with Muhammad Ali
Calcutta News / Posted 18 days ago
with a Sufi fraternity, said Kabir Helminski, a Louisville-based Sufi master and translator of several books of poetry by Rumi, the 13th-century Sufi poet. "I doubt Muhammad Ali was the murid [spiritual follower] of any particular sheikh, but his... Read more
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Evening Standard
Screenwriter accused of 'whitewashing' over Leonardo DiCaprio rolescreenwriter has been accused of ‘whitewashing’ after revealing that he is lini
Screenwriter accused of 'whitewashing' over Leonardo DiCaprio role
Evening Standard / Posted 18 days ago
screenwriter has been accused of ‘whitewashing’ after revealing that he is lining up Leonardo DiCaprio to play Persian poet Rumi. David Franzoni, who wrote the script for Gladiator, faced a backlash on Wednesday after it was revealed that he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Leonardo DiCaprio is being considered to play a Muslim poet, and people are outragedscreenwriter of "Gladiator," David Franzoni, is beginning work on a biopic abou
Leonardo DiCaprio is being considered to play a Muslim poet, and people are outraged
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
screenwriter of "Gladiator," David Franzoni, is beginning work on a biopic about 13th-century Muslim poet Jalaluddin al-Rumi, and his idea for who could play the role is not going over well with people. According to The Guardian, Leonardo... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Leonardo DiCaprio is being considered to play a Muslim poet, and people are outragedscreenwriter of "Gladiator," David Franzoni, is beginning work on a biopic abou
Leonardo DiCaprio is being considered to play a Muslim poet, and people are outraged
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
screenwriter of "Gladiator," David Franzoni, is beginning work on a biopic about 13th-century Muslim poet Jalaluddin al-Rumi, and his idea for who could play the role is not going over well with people. According to The Guardian, Leonardo... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Leonardo DiCaprio is being considered to play a Muslim poet, and people are outragedscreenwriter of "Gladiator," David Franzoni, is beginning work on a biopic abou
Leonardo DiCaprio is being considered to play a Muslim poet, and people are outraged
Connecticut Post / Posted 18 days ago
screenwriter of "Gladiator," David Franzoni, is beginning work on a biopic about 13th-century Muslim poet Jalaluddin al-Rumi, and his idea for who could play the role is not going over well with people. According to The Guardian, Leonardo... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Leonardo DiCaprio as poet RumiA biopic on the 13th-century Persian poet Jalal al-Din Rumi, was announced by O
Leonardo DiCaprio as poet Rumi
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
A biopic on the 13th-century Persian poet Jalal al-Din Rumi, was announced by Oscar-winning screenwriter David Franzoni. David said that he would like to cast Leonardo DiCaprio as Rumi and Robert Downey Jr. as the poet's spiritual mentor. He added,... Read more
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express
Racism row as Leonardo DiCaprio & Robert Downey Jr set for Middle Eastern rolesDiCaprio & Robert Downey Jr set for Middle Eastern roles LEONARDO DICAPRIO is
Racism row as Leonardo DiCaprio & Robert Downey Jr set for Middle Eastern roles
express / Posted 19 days ago
DiCaprio & Robert Downey Jr set for Middle Eastern roles LEONARDO DICAPRIO is lined up to play Persian poet Jalaluddin al-Rumi, while Robert Downey Jr is set for Iranian mystic Shams of Tabriz, but film fans are not happy with the... Read more
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USA Today
Filmmaker wants Leo DiCaprio to play a Muslim poet -- and people are pisseda say in this yet. (Photo: Shizuo Kambayashi, AP) When throwing around ideas t
Filmmaker wants Leo DiCaprio to play a Muslim poet -- and people are pissed
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
a say in this yet. (Photo: Shizuo Kambayashi, AP) When throwing around ideas to cast the role of 13th century Persian poet Rumi in a biopic of his life, producers naturally thought of ... Leonardo DiCaprio? Screenwriter Dave Franzoni, known for... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The big problem with Hollywoodknew Leonardo DiCaprio could cause so much controversy? HIS NAME may not immed
The big problem with Hollywood
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
knew Leonardo DiCaprio could cause so much controversy? HIS NAME may not immediately sound familiar, but Jalaluddin al-Rumi is a big deal to a lot of people. Described as one of the world’s “most popular poets”, the Persian scholar’s influence... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Whitewashing storm as screenwriter announces he wants Leonardo DiCaprio to play Persian poetis facing cries of Hollywood whitewashing after saying he wants to cast Leonard
Whitewashing storm as screenwriter announces he wants Leonardo DiCaprio to play Persian poet
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
is facing cries of Hollywood whitewashing after saying he wants to cast Leonardo DiCaprio as Persian poet Jalaluddin al-Rumi in a new movie. David Franzoni and producer Stephen Joel Brown are planning to start shooting a biopic about the 13th... Read more
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News.com.au
Are people right to be furious about this?knew Leonardo DiCaprio could cause so much controversy? HIS NAME may not immed
Are people right to be furious about this?
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
knew Leonardo DiCaprio could cause so much controversy? HIS NAME may not immediately sound familiar, but Jalaluddin al-Rumi is a big deal to a lot of people. Described as one of the world’s “most popular poets”, the Persian scholar’s influence... Read more
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Aljazeera
The Hollywood bull enters Rumi's china shopImagine Leonardo DiCaprio, say as Jordan Belfort in Martin Scorsese's The Wolf
The Hollywood bull enters Rumi's china shop
Aljazeera / Posted 19 days ago
Imagine Leonardo DiCaprio, say as Jordan Belfort in Martin Scorsese's The Wolf of Wall Street (2013). Now imagine him as Rumi. Yes, Rumi: the Muslim mystic poet of the 13th century. Now imagine Robert Downey Jr, say as Robert Stark/Iron Man in Jon... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Leonardo DiCaprio as Persian poet Rumi: Gladiator screenwriter faces cries of Hollywood whitewashingscript for the 2000 blockbuster Gladiator, said he has already gone to Turkey w
Leonardo DiCaprio as Persian poet Rumi: Gladiator screenwriter faces cries of Hollywood whitewashing
Daily Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
script for the 2000 blockbuster Gladiator, said he has already gone to Turkey with producer Stephen Joel Brown to interview Rumi scholars in Istanbul and to visit his protagonist’s mausoleum in Konya, where the Sufi teacher died in old age. They... Read more
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The Courier Mail
RUSH HOUR: The stories you need to know todayfor after his backpack was found at the southern end of the beach near Icebergs
RUSH HOUR: The stories you need to know today
The Courier Mail / Posted 19 days ago
for after his backpack was found at the southern end of the beach near Icebergs. Controversy over casting vision for Rumi biopic Oscar-winning screenwriter David Franzoni has agreed to work on a biopic about the 13th century poet Jalaluddin... Read more
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News.com.au
The stories you need to know todayon Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Controversy o
The stories you need to know today
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Reddit Controversy over casting vision for Rumi biopic Oscar-winning screenwriter David Franzoni has agreed to work on a biopic about the 13th century poet Jalaluddin... Read more
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NBC News
Report: 'Gladiator' Writer Suggests DiCaprio in Rumi Biopic, Twitter RespondsUpon reports that producers and a screenwriter for an upcoming Rumi biopic hope
Report: 'Gladiator' Writer Suggests DiCaprio in Rumi Biopic, Twitter Responds
NBC News / Posted 19 days ago
Upon reports that producers and a screenwriter for an upcoming Rumi biopic hope to cast Leonardo DiCaprio as the iconic Sufi poet, people expressed their frustration on Twitter with the hashtag #RumiWasntWhite. In an interview with The Guardian on... Read more
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express
Africa's breathtaking wildlife in one gallery: Behind the lens of a nature photographernatural heritage via documentaries and images. I would like to end off with a
Africa's breathtaking wildlife in one gallery: Behind the lens of a nature photographer
express / Posted 20 days ago
natural heritage via documentaries and images. I would like to end off with a sentence from the poem “In Your Light” by Rumi that I feel encompasses all situations: “Stop acting small, you are the universe in ecstatic motion.” Now, go out and... Read more
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