Islamic holy month of Ramadan begins on Monday, August 1st, marking the onset of the 30-day fasting and spiritual observance. Ramadan is the most venerated month for the Muslims; according to the Traditions, Prophet Muhammed received his first revelation sent down by God through Archangel Gabriel in this month....
The name in Chinese for Europe is given as "OUZHOU". Source: "Oxford Beginner's Chinese Dictionary". .  Also, search in online Chinese-English Dictionary: http://www.mandarintools.com/worddict.html This knowledge is extremely significant because "OUZHOU" is from the Turkish expression "OGUZ ÖY" meaning the "home of OGUZ people".  OGUZ people were the ancient Turanian peoples who believed in the unity...
The Largest Tourism fair in Istanbul with International Participation from 55 Countries and 2,500 Companies - 14 to 17 February 2008 The Eastern Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel (EMITT) fair opened on 14 February with a ceremony that included Minister of Culture and Tourism as well as representatives from many...
The following is a citing from an article entitled “Mysteries of Ancient Greece” by Coen Vonk at here --> LINK He writes: Cyclopean Walls and Pyramids “Cyclopean walls are one of the most impressive remains from archaic civilizations. They are found in many places in Greece, but have been found all over...
Dear Aslam Rasoolpuri, In this Part-2,  I show that the Sumerian was most likely a dialect of Turkish - if not the same. There are many Turkish words in the Sumerian language and also in the ancient Masarian (MISIR, that is, the so-called ancient "Egypt") language, which is dated to...
In 2010, the Irish President Mary McAleese paid a visit to Turkey. During that visit, a historical event that took place in 1847 between these two countries was remembered and covered widely in the Irish press.  The case in question was the Irish Potato Famine or the Potato Blight that...
In my Facebook, a valued friend, Ms Tina Frigerio, shared with me her photos of an Etruscan pyramid that, at its top, seems to have been used as an altar for Etruscan religious gatherings - during its usable days. With a note to me, she suggested: "I think that...
30th Annual Parade along Madison Avenue on a beautiful  Saturday, near the Food Festival that took place along the Lexington Avenue. Turks around the World celebrate 19 May Youth and Sports Day, the anniversary of the day Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey, landing in Samsun 92 years...
The second-day conference began with a presentation by Prof. Dr. Justin McCarthy, following brief opening statements by Gunay Evinch and Kaya Boztepe. The topic of McCarty's presentation was, "The Turks in America: the Creation of an Enduring Prejudice." As usual, the presentation was lively with a lot of anecdotes...
Turkish Library and Museum in America (TLM) In search of Ideas in Service to Turkish Nation and Turks in the World..   Date: 24th March 2011   TURKISH LIBRARY AND MUSEUM IN AMERICA FOR PEACE AND FRIENDSHIP (TLM)” First Project meeting will be held at ANEMON GALATA HOTEL, Istanbul The project “Turkish...