Mawlānā Jalāl al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Balkhī l-Rūmī Date of Birth: 30 September, 1207 Place of Birth: Vakhsh, modern-day Tajikistan Date of Death: 17 December, 1273 Place of Death: Konya, modern-day Turkey
Jalāl al-Dīn Muḥammad, known to posterity as Mawlānā (‘Our master’) and Rūmī (the Anatolian), was born in Tajikistan in the city of Vakhsh, which is about 250 kilometers southwest of Balkh in present-d…
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“Mawlānā Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 23 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25422>