personal photography

Rumi starts his masterpiece “The Mesnevi” with the word illustrated above; Beshno, which means Listen in Farsi.

This framed calligraphy piece is hung in one of the classrooms in Valide-i Atik Külliyesi, or the Atik Valide mosque complex (Old mosque of the Sultan’s Mother) in Üsküdar district of Istanbul.

Valide-i Külliyesi
Üsküdar, Istanbul, Türkiye.