HZ. ALI AND TREE NEVER DROPS LEAVES


Ozdemir N.

TURK KULTURU VE HACI BEKTAS VELI-ARASTIRMA DERGISI, no.56, pp.103-108, 2010 (Journal Indexed in AHCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: Issue: 56
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : TURK KULTURU VE HACI BEKTAS VELI-ARASTIRMA DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.103-108

Abstract

The old Turkish system has come up with very important believes, to symbolise our Lord above our Holly tree. Know matter what season we are in, Summer or Winte rour Holly tree leaves will never fall down and will always stay green. This shows that ourlLord is always beside us and our Holly tree is endless. Our Turkish people believe that our Holly tree is always going to stay green, to prove this they have wrote many stories. When the Turkish people choose the Islamic religion they still believed in the Holly tree stories. Turkish religions changed many symbols about our Holly tree, new religions appired at the same time, Western Turkish people tried to put a new place for our Holly tree in the Islamic religion. This writing is explaining Turkish people, expecially Tuekish Alevies and there believes in the Holly tree, and know matter what season we are in Summer or Winter that our Holly tree is always going to stay green and never fall down. These believers has come up with Hz Ali culture. These stories are very important for Hz Ali and our Turkish Islamic believers, expecially for Turkish Alevies.