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Whirling Dervishes
Whirling Dervishes
mixed media on paper
9" W x 12" H

Series: Life & Death...With the relentless and continuous activity, I, often, felt like a whirling dervish of the Sufi order of Turkey. The practice of whirling is a form of dhikr or remembrance of God as a part of the formal Sama ceremony. In a sense, I was in constant prayer, " Dear Lord, please have mercy..."