Category Archives: Discovering North Cyprus

Discovering North Cyprus 16/10/17, British Law Courts, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa……. By popular demand, I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to bring you a repeat of the interesting report on “Discovering North Cyprus” about the British Law Courts in Lefkosa. The site of the building was historically … Continue reading

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Discovering North Cyprus 9/10/17, The Bedestan, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa……. By popular demand I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to broadcast again a short English and Arabic language programme on “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Bedestan (St. Nicholas Church), which is one of the main cultural heritage … Continue reading

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Discovering North Cyprus 2/10/2017, Mevlevi Tekke Museum, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa……. By popular demand I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to broadcast again an interesting report on “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Mevlevi Tekke Museum which is a tekke in Lefkosa near the Kyrenia Gate in Northern Cyprus. It has historically been used … Continue reading

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Discovering North Cyprus 25/09/17, The Dervish Pasha Mansion, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa……. I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to bring you an interesting report on “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Dervish Pasha Mansion which is a historical mansion and ethnographic museum in the Arabahmet quarter of Lefkosa. … Continue reading

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Discovering North Cyprus 18/09/17, The Buyuk Han, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa……. By popular demand, I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to bring you a repeat showing of our interesting report on “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Buyuk Han (the Great Inn) which is the largest caravansarai (Kervansaray) … Continue reading

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Discovering North Cyprus 11/09/17 Whirling Dervishes at the Bedestan, Lefkosa

By Engin Dervişağa……. In memory of the death in 1273 of Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi the founder of the Whirling Dervish order I am delighted together with my colleague Qossay Eleyan to repeat our show “Discovering North Cyprus” about the Mevlana or Whirling … Continue reading

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Vox Pop on BRT Television 10/09/17 with Danish Afredi

By Engin Dervişağa…….. For this Vox Pop show, I went along to to the Girne home of Danish Afridi who came to Northern Cyprus in 2003 from Pakistan. He studied for a degree in Business Management at Girne American University where he … Continue reading

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