Muslims in Bulgaria join iftar of Turkey's Ramadan Convoy / PHOTO

Traveling to the Balkans from Bayrampasa in Turkey, Ramadan convoy reached its final destination Bulgaria.

Muslims in Bulgaria join iftar of Turkey's Ramadan Convoy / PHOTO

 

World Bulletin / News Desk

Traveling to the Balkans from Bayrampasa in Turkey, Ramadan convoy reached its final destination Bulgaria.



Approximately 2000 people attended the iftar program in the stadium of the City of Ruen in Burgas region. Turks from the surrounding villages also showed great interest to the program.



The convoy is organized by Bayrampasa Municipality in Istanbul internationally. The "Blessing Convoy" performed its 5th journey this year in Balkans. The convoy which officials said is based on the priciple of "brotherhood doesn't have any boundaries" got bigger since the first journey.


Accompanied by prayers, Turkey's Consul General in Burgas Sefa Yuce, Burgas Deputy Mustafa Duran, Burgas Mayor Meryem Dervis, Regional Mufti Selahattin Muharrem, the Convoy's Bulgarian representative Mehmet Kalemci and Bayrampasa Deputy Mayor Mehmet Ali Kahraman joined the iftar dinner.



Within this year's program flow, guests met a photo exhibition and Ebru workshops at the entrance to the field. Just before the iftar dinner, Sufi Music Concert was presented.

 

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