Resurrection Ertugrul: 5 Reason this Turkish Drama is a Must-Watch
There is a lot of buzz about the Turkish series, Resurrection: Ertugrul these days. You might have also heard about this splendid drama. Some people are naming it as the Turkish Game of Thrones. After tremendous hits of Ishq-e-Mamnoon, Mera Sultan, and Fatima Gul, Ertugrul is a huge hit and trending these days. It is an amazing series gaining popularity worldwide and everyone is talking about it.
Prime Minister Imran Khan had also asked PTV to make this drama on air for the public in Pakistan.
The series revolves around the story Ertugrul Gazi, a great warrior, who was the father of the Ottoman Empire’s founder, Osman Gazi. The storyline is so powerful and highlights the glorified past of our Muslim ancestors. It is indeed a great reminder for us as the drama shows what our relationship with Islam should be like and how our faith along with dedicated efforts and courage can bring us success. It will take you back to the tribal life of the 13th century and offer a deeper look into the traditions and cultural life of Oghuz Turks.
This Turkish masterpiece was first aired in 2014 and currently, it is being watched all over the world. The reasons for its massive popularity among the global audience include:
Based on Real-Life Story
How many of you love watching movies and dramas based on real stories? These are quite exciting to watch and it’s a treat to know about your glorious history in an interesting manner. Well, Resurrection Ertugrul is one such amazing drama that is based on the real-life story of Ertugrul, the Kayi tribe’s leader.
Depicts Oghuz Culture
If you love to explore Islamic traditions and rich culture, this drama series is worth watching. As mentioned earlier, it shows the lifestyle and traditions of the Oghuz people. The attention to detail and perfect direction adds life to the drama and makes it all the more interesting. Watch it and you will get an idea of tribal life that people used to have back in the 13th century. The drama will take you back in that time and you will feel immersed in Kayi tribal culture.
Promotes Islamic Virtues
The story reflects true Islamic values and teaches practical implementation and significance of religious virtues like:
· Respecting elders
· Helping those in need
Watching this drama will boost your faith and remind you of our magnificent past.
Keeps the Viewers Engaged
An interesting story plot executed with the help of excellent cinematography keeps the audiences engaged. The story shows a great struggle of Turkish nomads’ minority group based in Anatolia against Mongols and Christian crusaders.
The take away for us in this commendable and inspirational series is:
Motivation is the Driving Force that Can Lead to Success
No matter how hard the circumstances are, you can win against the odds if you have the will to realize your dreams.
Helps to Improve Linguistic Skills
Although the series is available in the Urdu language as well, watching it in Turkish with subtitles is real fun. In this way, you can either learn the basics or improve your Turkish speaking skills if you already have the know-how of the language. The characters in the play have exceptional dialogue delivery and you will love watching it in its original language. Besides, you will notice that some of the Turkish phrases resemble the terms that are commonly used in Arabic and Urdu language.
You might be surprised to know that the internationally acclaimed series, Ertugrul has been watched (and appreciated) in more than 85 countries in over 25 languages. It is gaining popularity in Pakistan as well. Interesting plot, stunning actors, ace dialogue delivery, and worth-learning lessons make this drama a must-watch. What you are waiting for? Start watching this play today and you will love it for sure.