The men who spin towards God

Updated 7:16 PM ET, Fri May 12, 2017

Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds.

Konya, Turkey (CNN)White robes, endless spinning -- that's all many of us know about the Whirling Dervishes. Discover the deep symbolism of their rituals and why they believe twirling can be transcendent.