History of Dirilis Ertugrul (Resurrection Ertugrul)

Dirilis Ertugrul, its history and cast

Who was Dirilis Ertugral?

Diriliş: Ertuğrul is a historical Drama and TV series of Turkey. The show is centered on the history of the Muslim Oghuz Turks takes place in the 13th century. It centers on the life of Ertuğrul, the father of Osman I, who was the originator of the Ottoman Empire. If you want to know about the history of Dirilis Ertugrul (Resurrection Ertugrul) then you are in the right place.

He was the son of shah Suleman who was Tribeleader. Kayi tribe was very well-known for its soldier’s fights in battles. He is a very courageous and kind man. There is an ethnic group of Oghuz name Kayi.

History of Dirilis Ertugrul

First season of Dirilis Ertugral (Resurrection Ertugrul):

In the 1st season of Dirilis Ertugrul, the Ertugrul Ghazi leads to found the Ottoman Empire. Here, the tribe of Kayi was in a fight with the Templars. In this season, he falls in love with the daughter of the Sultan. Afterward, He marries her. Suleman Shah is a sensible and courageous Bey of Kayi.

He tells his sons to go on the factual path. In this season Ertugrul and his mates have a lot of challenges. When he brought Halima to Tribe his brother Guldaaro doesn’t agree to take her. He thinks that she is the daughter of the Sultan so she can bring many disasters to the tribe. Ertugrul is a brave soldier so he has not worry about any catastrophes and brings Halima into Tribe and marry her.

Watch the full first season of Dirilis Ertugrul:

Cast of Dirilis Ertugral (Resurrection Ertugral):

The main casts of Resurrection Ertugral are:

  • Engin Altan Düzyatan as Ertugrul Ghazi
  • Serdar Gökhan played his role as Suleyman Shah who was the leader of the Kai tribe
  • Hülya Korel Darcan as Hayme Hatun who was the mother of Ertugrul
  • Kaan Taşaner played his role as Gündoğdu Bey who was the eldest son of Suleyman
  • Esra Bilgiç as Halime Sultan who was the wife of Ertugrul
  • Kerem Bekişoğlu played his role as Sevci bey who was the second son of Ertugrul and Halime.
  • Emre Üçtepe as Osman Gazi who was the youngest son of Ertugrul Ghazi and Halime Sultan
  • Barış Bağcı acted as Bayju Noyan who was among the commanders of Mongols.
  • Kaptan Gürman as Geyikli who helps Ertugrul in his mission

About leading characters of Ertugrul

Ertugrul Ghazi:

Ertugrul was the 3rd son of Hayme Hatun and Suleyman Shah. He was the father of Gündüz Alp, Savci Bey, and Osman Gazi I, who was the founder of the Ottoman Empire. After the death of his father, he directed a portion of the tribe to the western borders of the Seljuk Sultanate of Rum and recognized himself as the Bey of his own Kayi tribe. Later he became a senior officer of Sultan Alaeddin Kayqubad I.

He inhabited Hanli Pazar which is a public market. And received the title of “Uç Bey” (margrave or Principality Bey) of the westernmost emirates of the sultanate. As an Uç Bey, he dominated Karaçahisar Castle. He was the only major bey to not be dishonored by the Mongols, which leads to his head being a target for Mongol and Seljuk operators.

He was the Emir of Sogut and the nearby area, the last place of the Seljuk Empire not controlled by Mongols. Engin Altan Düzyatan played the role of Ertugrul Ghazi in series of Dirilis Ertugrul or Resurrection Ertugrul.

History of Dirilis Ertugrul

Halime Sultan:

She was the wife and love of Ertuğrul. Halime Sultan was the mother of Gündüz Alp, Savci Bey, and Osman Gazi I, who was the founder of the Ottoman Empire. She was the daughter of Shahzad Numan who was a member of the Royal family as well as a niece to Sultan Alaeddin Kayqubad I of the Seljuk Sultanate of Rûm. Halime became the headmistress of the Kayı tribe after Ertuğrul became the frontrunner of the Kayı. She fought alongside many enemies along with her husband.

Halime Sultan was very loyal to her husband and his foundation. She was very brave and often fought along with her family in order to defend her tribe. She dies shortly after giving birth to his son Osman.

Esra Bilgiç played her role as Halime Sultan in series of Dirilis Ertugrul or Resurrection Ertugrul.

History of Dirilis Ertugrul

History of Dirilis Ertugrul or Ertugrul Ghazi:

Ertugrul was the father of Osman I. In accordance with the tradition of the Ottoman Empire, Ertugrul was the son of Shah Suleyman, who was the leader of the Kayı tribe of Oghuz Turks. Suleyman Shah was fled from western Central Asia to Anatolia to escape the Mongol downfalls, but he may instead have been the son of a Gündüz Alp. Conferring to this legend, after the death of his father, Ertuğrul and his followers entered the service of the Seljuks of Rum, for which he was remunerated with dominion over the town of Söğüt on the frontline with the Byzantine Empire. This set off the chain of events that would eventually lead to the establishment of the Ottoman Empire.

How watching Dirilis Ertugrul helps people to become better Muslims?

The series is a great prompt of why Muslims became great. It describes the characteristics the early Muslims possessed, and the relationship they had with Islam.

Every Muslim should watch the series of Dirilis Ertugrul because it is one fanciful drama that is based on the real-life story of Ertugrul, who was the Kayi tribe’s leader.

The drama displays the lifestyle and notions of the Oghuz people.

The plot imitates actual Islamic values and teaches real-world implementation. And also the significance of religious qualities like tolerance, faith, respecting elders, and aiding those in need. Watching this drama will strengthen your faith and remind you of our glorious past.

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