PRLog (Press Release)
Professor Majid M. Naini - Rumi's Birthday at USC
- Mar. 23, 2013 - LOS ANGELES, Calif. --
Rumi was a thirteenth-century Persian mystic poet and seer who has since become a best-selling poet in the United States. Love transformed Rumi into a liberated euphoric poet and teacher. When Rumi threw off his turban and robe and started to dance jubilantly, the most beautiful and meaningful poetry poured from his lips.On Rumi’s 805th birthday, DR. MAJID M. NAINI, one of the world’s foremost Rumi scholars, discussed Rumi’s life, discoveries, teachings, and magical prescription for world peace and harmony via Rumi’s astounding poetry. The event will included a performance of Persian classical and fusion music by the SIBARG ENSEMBLE.
This program was presented by Visions & Voices of University of Southern California (USC). Highlighting USC’s excellence in the arts and humanities, Visions & Voices provides an inspiring and provocative experience for all USC students, regardless of their major or class level, and challenges them to expand their perspectives and become world-class citizens who will eagerly make a positive impact throughout the world.Photo: