Monthly Archives: September 2012ddddd

Hall of Fame in Istanbul

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Music, dance, sports.. Whatever you’re looking for, you will find in Istanbul, the cultural capital of Turkey! Nowadays, almost every celebrity’s and performer’s tour list includes the city of Istanbul. Instead of waiting for your favourite artist to perform in your city, why not come to Istanbul to see them and enjoy this beautiful city even more!! Here are some […]

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Little bit of nostalgia: Ozel Turkbas – Alla Turca

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Ozel Turkbas is a Turkish famous belly dancer both in Turkey and United States from the late 1960s to ’70s. Especially when Turkbas was living in the United States, she introduced belly dancing to American women and men. The album “Alla Turca” is considered that one of the most inspiring belly dance albums worldwide. In that album, she worked with […]

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iKedi – iDans

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The social creativity project iKedi, running under the slogan “We are Istanbulites”, is a creation exhibited in Istanbul between 1 September and 7 October 2012. A project developed for the iDans festival, iKedi, invites you to a harmonious life of humans and animals living together. You may come across the giant cats everywhere! Check out the iKedi website for the days and locations of the workshops.   […]

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9th Konya International Mystic Music Festival

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9th edition of the Konya International Mystic Music Festival will take place under the serene shadow of Mevlana Rumi’s tomb in Konya, between 22-30 September 2012. The most famous mystic music performers of Iran, Bulgaria, Afghanistan, Czech Republic, Mauritania, China, Georgia, India and Turkey will meet in this festival. Panels and exhibitions of 805th Hz Mevlana’s Birth Anniversary Celebrations will […]

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