Rumi and Shams’ Silent Rebellion

Parallels with Vedanta, Buddhism, and Shaivism

  • Authors
  • Mostafa Vaziri

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Mostafa Vaziri
    Pages 1-18
  3. Mostafa Vaziri
    Pages 137-157
  4. Mostafa Vaziri
    Pages 159-177
  5. Mostafa Vaziri
    Pages 179-181
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 183-244

About this book


This book offers a paradigm shift and fresh interpretation of Rumi's message. After being disentangled from the anachronistic connection with the Mevlevi order of Islamic Sufism, Rumi is instead placed in the world of philosophy.


Buddhism interpret Islam philosophy Vedanta

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc. 2015
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-57169-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-53080-6
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