Ekrem Buğra Ekinci, 1987’de Ankara Hukuk Fakültesi’ni bitirdi. Avukatlık stajı yaptı.

Ankara’da başladığı kariyerini İstanbul’da sürdürdü.
Doktorasını 1996’da İstanbul Hukuk Fakültesi’nde tamamladı.

Türkiye ve Daily Sabah gazetelerinde yazmaktadır.
Devam
 
English


7/4/2016 - RAMADAN BAYRAM: SHARE, REJOICE, WORSHIP
From July 5 to July 7, Muslims around the world will celebrate Ramadan Bayram, a three-day holiday marking the end of fasting. Bayram traditions have diversified from the early days of Islam, but for all, it is a time of joy and enjoy festivities

6/24/2016 - PRINCESS EMINE NECIBE: A LOST TALE FROM CAIRO TO ISTANBUL
Situated on Istanbul's Bebek coast, the current Egyptian General-Consulate building was once owned by Princess Emine Necibe, the only woman that took the title pasha during the Ottoman era. From the dynasty of Muhammad Ali of Egypt, Emine was one of the fanciest figures in the early 20th century and her memory is still alive at the mansion named after her

6/17/2016 - THE KARAMANLIDES: A TURKISH-SPEAKING GREEK ORTHODOX COMMUNITY IN ANATOLIA
Prior to the population exchange between Turkey and Greece, Anatolia was home to a large Greek Orthodox community called the Karamanlides, who spoke Turkish but used the Greek alphabet to write it. Today, there are very few Karamanlides left in Anatolia

6/10/2016 - DATES: THE SACRED FRUIT DURING RAMADAN
As a symbol of abundance, dates are a very popular Ramadan staple native to the Middle East and Prophet Muhammad used to advise eating them while breaking the fast. Dates are a rich source of fiber, potassium and calcium, which help keep the body healthy

6/3/2016 - THE SOCIAL ROLE OF WAQFS DURING THE OTTOMAN ERA
Ottoman charity showed itself throughout its history. A number of foundations, known as 'waqfs' served the public and were an important means to offer a helping hand and share with those in need

5/27/2016 - SHAMANISM: A PRACTICE OF EARLY TURKIC BELIEFS
For a long time, shamans were commonly seen in a vast region from Siberia to India, Africa and the Americas. Most Turkic peoples had Shamanistic traditions and believed in the superiority of the creator called Kök Tangri, meaning Sky God

5/20/2016 - A MONETARY HISTORY OF ISLAMIC SOCIETIES
The use of money dates back thousands of years. As in other cultures, minting of coins and banknotes was a reflection of a ruler's power in Islamic societies, although their shapes and names have changed over and over again

5/16/2016 - FEZ: A TIME-HONORED OTTOMAN HAT FROM THE MEDITERRANEAN
The fez used to be common headwear in Mediterranean countries and originated from Morocco. It was a popular accessory used by Ottoman elites and soldiers that became a symbol of a common Ottoman identity in the 19th century

5/6/2016 - THE ABDULLAH BROTHERS: PIONEERS OF PHOTOGRAPHY IN THE LATE OTTOMAN PERIOD
The Abdullah Brothers, three Ottoman Armenian brothers named Vichen, Hovsep and Kevork Abdullahyan ran a profitable studio in Istanbul as well as other locations like Cairo. In the 19th century, the brothers were named the royal photographers to the imperial family and took numerous photographs of the period's prestigious figures such as the Prince of Wales and Mark Twain

4/29/2016 - THE SIEGE OF KUT: AN UNFORGOTTEN OTTOMAN VICTORY
The town of Kut al-Amara in Iraq had been under siege for around five months during World War I. Without sufficient artillery, Ottoman forces encircled the town and besieged the British-Indian garrison. Although it is not very well-known, the siege was the last victory for the Ottoman army, which celebrates its 100th anniversary today

<<  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 >>