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Ramadan Enthusiasm Ankara Esenboga Airport

Ankara Esenboğa Airport, which is operated by TAV Airports Holding, once more reunites the traditional values with the airport passengers during this year’s Ramadan. Throughout the Ramadan, passengers will have the opportunity to watch the spectacular sema ceremony of the whirling dervishes, listen to the fasil music and have a joyful time with the Karagoz and Hacivat show (a traditional Turkish shadow play) and paper marbling activities.

The Ramadan activities, which are organized every year by the TAV Holding airport Ankara Esenboga, will once more ginger up the Ramadan for passengers this year. The sema ceremonies of the whirling dervishes, fasil performances, Karagoz and Hacivat shadow play, and the marbling art activities that start off with the arrival of the Ramadan month all draw a great deal of attention by the passengers of the Ankara Esenboğa Airport.

TAV Esenboğa Genel Manager Nuray Demirer stated: “We present our traditional entertainment activities at our airport throughout the Ramadan month. In order to make our cultural values immortal, we organize a variety of activities in our terminals every year. The capital city of Ankara is likewise of prime significance for foreign tourists. The activities that we arrange, on the other hand, give us the opportunity to promote our traditions.” Pointing out that they seek to maintain their mission as a cultural envoy by cherishing the traditional Turkish art in the Ankara Esenboğa Airport, which has gained worldwide recognition as a rewarded airport endowed with a cutting-edge technology, Ms. Demirer also added, “It is our pleasure to keep our unique Ramadan values alive.”

Ankara Esenboğa Airport offers spectacular moments for passengers with sema ceremonies accompanied by the “Tasavvuf Music” on Tuesdays; “Fasıl concert” on Wednesdays; Karagoz and Hacivat shadow play on Thursdays and the paper marbling activity on Fridays.