Turkey only became a modern nation when its leader Kemal Attaturk declared a war on old traditions and obliterated it.
Should we also declare war on our culture system and embrace an entirely new culture designed by the nation's youth?
That is why he laid so much emphasis on modernism in a society that was centuries behind its neigbhours. Remember, he was dealing with a illiterate agrarian society. But the fact that, he changed the social and political entity with convincing logic stands for his greatness; rallying together the people to understand that Turkey has to change and change for the good and this change can only come when people are prepared to to shake off the old and accept a new concept. In a ...more
He had abolished the most comprehensive and reliable system in this earth which was Caliphate system!! He had destroyed the system that had managed and brought human towards success. System that had protecting the Ummah for 14 century. System that had spread peace, harmony, love and justice around the world.
Actually, the effort to abolished Caliphate system had been started from a long time, since the birth of Islam. But, the Islam enemies realized that they did not managed to do that. This crucial and big task only can be done by Muslim itself, and Mustafa Kemal Ataturk had been chosen for this task.
So, on 3 March 1924, Caliphate system had been abolished officially by Mus ...more