BAKRI MUSTAFA THE BOATMAN

  • December 6, 2016

Bakri Mustafa was a boatman in the Straits of Bosporus. He ferried his passengers to and from Istanbul to Kadikoy, Anatolia. Along the journey he would serve liquor to his passengers. Read More


NASRUDDIN DIVIDED FIVE EGGS EQUALLY

  • December 6, 2016

When Timurleng attacked Turkey, the great king took time to go to Akshehir, the residence of Nasruddin. When he entered the city, Timurleng noticed Nasruddin, with towel around his head.. Read More


NASRUDDIN AND THREE INTELLIGENT MEN

  • December 6, 2016

One day there were three intelligent men going round the state trying to get the answer to a very urgent question. They then arrived at Nasruddin’s village. Read More


NASRUDDIN AND THE DREAM

  • December 6, 2016

One night, Nasruddin had a beautiful dream. He dreamt that while he was sitting alone besides the road, someone approached him. The person looked nice and rich. Read More


A PROFESSOR AND A VILLAGE MAN

  • December 6, 2016

One day a professor came to a village called Kayseri. He was a well-known person all over the country and was said to be the master of various knowledge. Read More


IRRITATED

  • December 6, 2016

Nasruddin was on a tree cutting the branches. Someone passed by and shouted: “Be careful! You may fall down! Don’t sit at the end of the branch. Careful, you will fall down! Read More


THE TRAVELLER

  • December 6, 2016

One day, in the month of Ramadhan (fasting month), a dervish was caught eating. He was arrested and bought before the judge. Read More


DON’T ASK ME

  • December 6, 2016

Nasruddin was riding on his donkey on his way to a village when all of sudden something crossed the path. This surprised the donkey. Read More


OFFER TO EAT

  • December 6, 2016

Nasruddin looked rather pale. When asked why, he quickly answered: “I haven’t eaten for the past three days.” Read More


NASRUDDIN AND THE CROWDED BED

  • December 6, 2016

After his wife passed away, Nasruddin remarried. The lady was a widow. One night while they were in the bed room, his new wife started to talk about her first husband. Read More


NASRUDDIN AND TIMURLENG

  • December 6, 2016

When Timurleng conquered Anatolia, he heard about a man named Nasruddin who lived in Akshehir. Read More


NASRUDDIN DOES NOT KNOW HIMSELF

  • December 6, 2016

Nasruddin suddenly felt that he did not even know himself. He walked along the road with the hope that there are people who knew him. Read More


THE JUDGE AND 40 WITNESSES

  • December 6, 2016

One day a rich man decided to bring a matter to court. As he badly wanted to win the case, the man sent a bouquet of ‘Baklava’ cakes to the judge. Read More


TAKING A WALK (STROLL)

  • December 6, 2016

Nasruddin looked dejected and not well. His wife suggested that he took a walk to get fresh air. He followed the advice. Read More


DECEIVED

  • December 6, 2016

One day a neighbour wanted to borrow money from Nasruddin. The neighbor was known for his habit of borrowing money and Nasruddin thought his money would not be repaid. Read More


WHAT IS THE PROOF?

  • December 6, 2016

Nasruddin was once appointed a judge in his village. He faced a very peculiar problem. In an assault case, the victim claimed that the accused bit his ears. Read More


CHOPPED OFF

  • December 6, 2016

The soldiers just came back from a battle. Some of them were having meals at a stall and the people gathered to listen to the story of their bravery in the battle. Read More


NASRUDDIN AS A WITNESS IN A TRIAL

  • December 6, 2016

Once upon a time there were two friends who left their village, heading to a city with the hope of finding jobs. Read More


NOT TOO DEEP

  • December 6, 2016

One day a farmer had to finalise an agreement. But the village judge told him he had no time to sign the agreement and promised to sign it the next day. Read More


FOUR CROSSROADS

  • December 6, 2016

Nasruddin was in the middle of four crossroads. His neighbours who were passing by were obviously surprised. Read More


THE MOON AND THE SUN

  • December 6, 2016

One day Nasruddin said to his neighbours: “Actually the moon is more useful than the sun!” Read More


OBLIGATION

  • January 16, 2017

Nasruddin nearly fell into a pool one day. A man whom he knew slightly was nearby, and saved him. Read More


HORSE KICK

  • January 24, 2017

One day Injili Chavush went to the court riding on his dashing horse. The judge was very attracted to the horse and wanted to have it. He sent his aide to tell Injili Chavush his case would go smoothly if he was willing to surrender the horse to the judge. Read More


I AM HERE BECAUSE OF YOU

  • January 16, 2017

Walking one evening along a deserted road, Nasruddin saw a troop of horsemen rapidly approaching. His imagination started to work, he saw himself captured or robbed or killed and frightened by this thought he bolted, climbed a wall into a graveyard, and lay down in an open grave to hide. Read More


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