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  • Konya. The city of Dervish Dances

    written by plyshbel on 2010-09-19 in #world #locations
    Konya. The city of Dervish Dances

    Konya is the eighth of largest Turkish city. It has a reputation as one of the most conservative and religious city in Turkey. In Konya lived founder of the whirling dervishes Jalal al-Din Muhammad Rumi (Mevlana) Konya is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in Turkey.