“The fastest growing city of Islam in the world is Ankara”

“The fastest growing city of Islam in the world is Ankara”

The holy week activities coordinated on the occasion of the birth of Prophet (s.a.v.) getting richer with each passing day both in content and in terms of quality. The activities held in small halls one period now held in exhibition areas even in stadiums. Moreover, due to the interest of the citizen to programs are now becoming increasingly difficult to find space. “Holy Birth Week” activities which are held in every city of Turkey from east to west, north to south are now everywhere...

Ankara (Civil Initiative) – İsmail Karakaya President of the Federation of Sufism said that Ankara is the fastest growing city of Islam in the world.
In the framework of “Holy Birth Week” activities held by Sufism Federation organized İn İvedik Industrial Zone Ahmet Özhan gave a Sufi concert after Hafiz Bilal Gürmez Qur’anic chant.
Bekir Bozdag the AK Party Parliamentary Group Chairman, Egemen Bagis, Turkey European Union President, Mehmet Görmez Head of Religious Affairs and Salim Uslu, Professor Dr. Emrullah İşler, Hakan Sukur, Ali Ercoşkun, Prof. Dr. Hasan Kamil Yılmaz supported the event with their telegraphs.
Karakaya “The fastest growing city of Islam in the world is Ankara”
İsmail Karakaya President of the Federation of Sufism in his opening speech due to the activity pointed out Ankara is the fastest growing city of Islam “Ankara is a magnificent city” he said.
President Karakaya who transfer information about the founding philosophy of the Federation said that; Sufi Path Federation was established with the purpose of conducting scientific researches on the birth, development, phases, current situation and future of Sufism from the beginning to the present of Islam; to determine the effect of this path on societies nowadays and to ensure the spread of thinking and practice of Sufism among people and communities by using all kinds of communication tools, to help the development of individuals and societies in faith and general ethical rules .
İvedik OSB president Hasan Gültekin “ Our meal ticket is overflowing with our richness of hearts”
İvedik OSB President Hasan Gültekin in a speech as a stakeholder of the event said that only in İvedik OSB there are 9 mosques and 2 hostels for the students. Expressing that their meal ticket is overflowing with their richness of hearts he said “our region is not only financially but also spiritually in great progress.
İlhan Armutçuoğlu “We should understand and live Quran”
İlhan Armutçuoğlu Vice-president of the Federation of the Sufi Path by pointing out the importance of being thankful and reading and memorizing Quran said that “We should understand and live it. Let live and teach”.