Konya: The City Of Whirling Dervishes
Konya is one of the most important cities of Turkey, located on the Central Anatolia region of the country. The city gracefully earns the title with its famous Mevlana, the Sufi mystic mostly known as Rumi worldwide. Being the symbol of tolerance and humanism, Rumi has been a guide to many people on this journey we call life.
Here you can catch a whirling dervishes show performed by the followers of Rumi. It is a great performance, opening many spiritual paths for the watchers. You should also go see Rumi’s Mausoleum and learn more about his life and his philosophy.
In Konya, you can also see one of the Seljukian architectural masterpieces Sultanhan Caravanserai. It is a glorious historical building that was used as a hotel used by travelers of the time for eating and spending the night.
For a spiritual awakening, Konya is waiting for you with open arms.