Hıdırellez – Turkey’s spring festival

Hıdırellez, a traditional festival to usher in spring, falls on May 6 each year and celebrations start on May 5 around the country, especially among the Roma community … Hıdırellez is regarded as one of the most important seasonal festivals in both Turkey and parts of the Middle East.  Called the Day of Hızır (Ruz-ı Hızır) in […]