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Hidrellez Traditions....
Hidrellez, is one of the seasonal festivals of all Turkish world. Hidrellez Day, which is known as Ruz-i Hizir (day of Hizir), is celebrated as the day on which Prophets Hizir and Ilyas met with each other on earth. The words Hizir and ilyas have since fused together pronounced as Hidrellez. Hidrellez Day falls on May 6 in the Gregorian calendar and April 23 in the Julian calendar, also known as the “Rumi” calendar.


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http://www.kulturturizm.gov.tr/portal/kultur_en.asp?belgeno=5659

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