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"The Maulavis are the Sufi sect, known to Europeans as the Dancing Dervishes, whose founder was the far-famed Jelal- ad-DIn, Rumi."--Persian Poetry for English Readers (1883) by Samuel Robinson

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Sufism is a denomination in Islam emphasizing mysticism, asceticism and music.

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