Who is Osman Ghazi? Osman Ghazi’s life.

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Who is Osman Ghazi? Osman Ghazi’s life.

Osman Gâzi (1299 – 1324) “Because the one with the fear of Allah, the Creator, has no fear of the created.” – Osman Gâzi Hân . Osman Bey, the first Ottoman Sultan who ruled for 45 years, the founder of the Empire and the dynasty that were named after him, was also known by the […]

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Manners and etiquettes found in Turkey during the Ottoman times.

Manners and etiquettes found in Turkey during the Ottoman times.

(Tho some of it is still prevelant, more especially in certain parts of Turkey more than others) • If there was a yellow flower in front of the window, it meant: ‘there is a patient in the house, please dont make noise’ • If there was a red flower in front of the window, it […]

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Prostitutes, Wine & Sultan Murad -Story of Ewliyah Nalıncı Mimi Dede from Istanbul

Prostitutes, Wine & Sultan Murad -Story of Ewliyah Nalıncı Mimi Dede from Istanbul

Sultan Murad, the Sultan of the Ottoman Empire would often anonymously go into the midst of the people and see their state. One evening, he felt an uneasiness in himself and the urge to go out. He called for his head of security and and out they went. They came to a busy vicinity,and found […]

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