Rumi Awards, a transformation agent for “Ancient Vision with Modern View”, is based on the thoughts of the 13th-century poet, jurist and “progressive” theologian “Rumi” (Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Balkhī (جلال‌الدین محمد بلخى), born in Balkh, Afghanistan. The Rumi Awards family promotes love to the world community through a universal theme focused on the principles of humanism, arts, literature, fashion, music, dance, sports and love itself.

Rumi Awards

Rumi Awards family has produced 18 world class awards shows with high quality & standard that have captured the attention of world’s largest news organizations including BBC & Deutsche Welle among others and excited millions of social media fans in over 50 countries since its launch in April 2013. Rumi Awards live & on-demand infrastructure delivers live experiences across social platforms, IPTV Networks, OTT providers and web services. From real-time audience engagement, high impact voting and live events, Rumi Awards live social media programs and channels will generate record breaking results.

Rumi Awards media production platform has powered the most demanding and high-profile participation initiatives with record-breaking results. The Rumi Awards family helps talents connect with their fans and reach millions of new audiences and consumers across many platforms regardless of geographic areas.


Rumi Awards founded based on the core principles of Rumi by software engineer, social advocate, entrepreneur, and author of Ten Thousand Prayers, Abe Nasser.

Nasser is a published author, open-source enthusiast, entrepreneur and passionate about transformation of data & information to knowledge & creativity for a better place in the world. In the past 10 years, he has been involved with high profile projects that have impacted the world community including working at Google (Google Cast, Google Fiber, Google Artificial Intelligence, Google Video Cloud and Google Chrome), Intel Virtual Reality Sports, Cisco, Verizon IPTV, Fastly Content Delivery Network & CenturyLink CDN now Lumen.

Book: Ten Thousand Prayers
Twitter: @AbeAuthor