Monthly Archives: April 2011

“Sacrifice Bayram” by Cansu

Dear Knight, Mickey, Ping Yen, Ya Ching, Yielow, Mavis, Ying-Hui, Hung-Cheng, Genius and Jia-Wei, Hope you are all fine. Cansu told me about the festivals in Turkiye. One of their religious festivals is “Sacrifice Bayram.” “Bayram” means “Feast.” Every year, … Continue reading

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Mevlana Festival by Buket

Hello, Jay, Guan-Wei,Wendy, Wade, Yu-Hung ,Jacky, Yen,Grandmother, Shen, Shuo I want to tell the Mevlana Festival. Because the sample is Mevlana’s thoughts of all mankind. Is between 10 to 17 December. The Commemorative Ceremony for Mevlana, the great Sufic saint (1207-1273), is … Continue reading

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The Flying Broom, Women’s Film Festival by Hande

Hey folks, I want to give some information about the Flying Broom, Women’s Film Festival. It is an annual event celebrating women’s contributions to filmmaking. It is organized by an Ankara-based Turkish organization,  established by Halime Güner in 1996 to fight and … Continue reading

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Camel Wrestling Festival by Sinan

Hi guys, Listen to me carefully! I will tell you about a very interesting festival in Turkiye. When Sinan told me about it, I couldn’t believe my ears! “Camel Wrestling Festival.” I had heard about bullfights in Spain but not … Continue reading

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Kadirga Festival by Tayfun

Hi Glen, Shi-inch, Hsueh, Ray, Chen Zhi, Ting-Wei, Wen-Kai, Mark, Handsome and Momo, How are you, guys? Tayfun told me about the festivals in Turkiye. One of them,the Kadırga Festival, sounds really interesting to me, so I decided to share it … Continue reading

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Tarhana Soup by Serem

Dear  Ziv, Sunny, O-lan, Joe, Cooky, Leo, Allen, Eric, Tina, Karen, I am so lucky to be in Turkiye. Turkish cuisine is really rich and everyday I am learning to cook a new dish and taste them. Yesterday Serem told … Continue reading

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The International Nasreddin Hodja Festivities by Elif

Hello, Jay, Guan-Wei,Wendy, Wade, Yu-Hung ,Jacky, Yen,Grandmother, Shen and Shuo, How are you, folks?I would like to give information about the International Nasreddin Hodja Festivities because Nasreddin Hodja is source of humor and the culturel figure of Turkiye.I enjoy listening … Continue reading

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