Tag: Discovering North Cyprus

Discovering North Cyprus 2/10/2017, Mevlevi Tekke Museum, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa…….   By popular demand I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to broadcast again an interesting report on “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Mevlevi Tekke Museum which is a tekke in Lefkosa near the Kyrenia Gate in Northern Cyprus. It has historically been used by the Mevlevi Order (Whirling Dervishes)  and now serves […]

Discovering North Cyprus 18/09/17, The Buyuk Han, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa…….   By popular demand, I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to bring you a repeat showing of our interesting report on “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Buyuk Han (the Great Inn) which is the largest caravansarai (Kervansaray) in North Cyprus and was a roadside inn […]

Discovering North Cyprus 11/09/17, Whirling Dervishes at the Bedestan, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa…….   In memory of the death in 1273 of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi the founder of the Whirling Dervish order I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to repeat our show “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Mevlana or Whirling Dervishes who perform regularly at the Bedesten, […]

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