The Heavenly Sultan Abdulhamid Han

Date : 03.12.2016 20:00:00
Location : Ali Emiri Efendi Cultural Center

Gök Sultan Abdülhamid Han

(The Heavenly Sultan Abdulhamid Han)

Abdulhamid II is the sultan who is most discussed, talked and written about in the recent centuries. There are completely opposite verdicts about him: Some recognize him as a murderer, bloody, autocratic, ignorant and a coward, a "Red Sultan"... Some others recognize him as a firefighter who ran to the fire, poured water and sprinkled sand on it to protect a house surrounded with fire and those inside it... Maybe he didn't have a diploma, but he was educated. Grown through life, planned, balanced, astute...