Thursday, June 30, 2016

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Book Review by Prof S. Ridge

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Fethullah Gülen’s work and thinking starts and ends in faith. In a world that commonly extends conflict by speaking of religion either in stereotyped or in ideologized terms, this is a refreshingly engaged perspective. CLICK TO READ THE REST


Gülen donates $15,000 to Japan victims

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Muslim preacher Fethullah Gülen has donated $15,000 to support post-disaster relief efforts in Japan, which was shaken by a magnitude 9 earthquake and tsunamis last week. Read more


Turkish Festival

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Turquoise harmony Institute assisted in hosting the second Turkish festival on 13 March at the Zoo Lake. the event was attended by thousands of people who came to observe the showcasing of various aspects of Turkish culture.

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2011 Dialogue Awards

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The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, says people are "too reliant on government today."Speaking at the fourth annual "Ubuntu Lecture and Dialogue Awards Ceremony" in Cape Town at the weekend,

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SACCI Business Breakfast

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South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SACCI) held a business breakfast at Turkish Cultural Center (TCC) on 16 February 2011, to discuss the State of the Nation Address. Chris Hunt,

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Istanbul from 1000 feet

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We have done a photographic slide show presentation and book launch on Sunday 13 February at our center in Johannesburg. Alp Alper took us through a photographic slide show with examples from his latest book followed by questions and discussion.


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