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11 Holy Sites of the Islam World that You Can Explore on a Virtual Tour in Ramadan
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11 Holy Sites of the Islam World that You Can Explore on a Virtual Tour in Ramadan

Holy sites of Islam draw the attention of Muslim people from all around the world every year. Islamic countries are welcoming a different and colorful rhythm during the holy month of Ramadan. People often call Ramadan as the “sultan of the months,” but due to the coronavirus outbreak, Muslims are unable to visit holy sites…

The Holy Month of Ramadan in Quarantine Period
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The Holy Month of Ramadan in Quarantine Period

For many Muslims around the world, the holy month of Ramadan is the most wonderful month of the year. However, it is inevitable that the notion “holy month in quarantine” will be in all of our agenda. It’s not just about abstaining from food and drink from dawn to dusk. Ramadan is also a holy month…

Everything You Need to Know About Delicious Turkish Pide
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Everything You Need to Know About Delicious Turkish Pide

Turkish pide and its numerous varieties are one of the many tasty members of the world-famous Turkish cuisine. There are many different kinds of this delicious flavor. So much so that, the history of this yummy pastry goes hundreds of years back over the Turks’ period in Anatolia. But, we will come to that later….

Semolina Helva with Pine Nuts | Traditional Turkish Dessert
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Semolina Helva with Pine Nuts | Traditional Turkish Dessert

Semolina Helva, or helva in general, (as it’s known in Turkey — halvas in Greece, halva in the Middle East, and halwa in India and Pakistan) is a group of desserts based on either starch like flour or semolina, or nuts like sesame seeds. Yet, the dessert is one of the most traditional Turkish desserts and it is…

12 Awesome Turkish Cheeses You Must Know
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12 Awesome Turkish Cheeses You Must Know

Following the news on Turkey’s cheese importation from Venezuela broke out, general interest on the origins and variety of Turkish cheeses has risen. As some of you may know, Turkey is a very rich country on account of cheese variety. Moreover, the country exports cheese to the whole world. Therefore, the importation news has shocked…

When will Turkish TV Series Begin to Broadcasting Life?
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When will Turkish TV Series Begin to Broadcasting Life?

The question of “when will Turkish TV series begin?” is the most anticipated question in recent days. Following the normalization process after 2.5 month-long coronavirus lockdowns in Turkey, now the new question has appeared. So, among Turkish and foreigner fans of Turkish series and dramas, the question is on the rise! As you know, considering…

“#ErtugrulYouTubeRecord”: The Campaign Races Toward Record in YouTube Pakistan
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“#ErtugrulYouTubeRecord”: The Campaign Races Toward Record in YouTube Pakistan

The hashtag of “Ertugrul Youtube Record” has been shaking Pakistan and redesign the TV industry in the country. Turkish television series “Diriliş Ertuğrul” (“Resurrection: Ertuğrul”) is aiming to break the world record for the newest subscribers on YouTube in a 28-day period. So, after the state-run Pakistan Television (PTV) aired, TRT Ertugrul by PTV, the…

‘Love 101’: Netflix’s Latest Turkish Teen Drama
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‘Love 101’: Netflix’s Latest Turkish Teen Drama

‘Love 101’, also known as ‘Aşk 101’ is Netflix’s third Turkish original series after ‘The Protector’ and ‘The Gift’. Both of them were instant hits with audiences worldwide and now, it looks like ‘Love 101’, a teen drama is also raking up positive reviews. (click here to see our previous articles on Netflix’s Turkish originals.)…

Cologne in Coronavirus Days: The Special Hand Sanitizer of Turkey
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Cologne in Coronavirus Days: The Special Hand Sanitizer of Turkey

Cologne (kolonya), a unique and valuable hand sanitizer, reflects one of the most typical cultural characteristics of Turkey. From the Ottoman-era to Turkey, it has become a very precious medium to show the hospitality of this geography’s people. So now, cologne has been experiencing a new purpose. Besides its authentic value and fantastic scent, kolonya…

Recipe of A Delicious Turkish Desert: Noah’s Ark Pudding Asure (Aşure)
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Recipe of A Delicious Turkish Desert: Noah’s Ark Pudding Asure (Aşure)

You cannot visit Turkey without coming across a very special dessert. The name of this flavour Turkish desert is Noah’s ark pudding. It is also and more commonly known as ‘aşure’. Noah’s ark pudding is a cornucopia of healthy ingredients like dried fruits, legumes and whole-grain wheat. They are sweet with the joining of sugar…