In Turkey, the Diyanet İşleri Başkanlığı (English: Presidency of Religious Affairs) is an official institution established in 1924 after the abolition of the caliphate. Turkey (Türkiye known officially as the Republic of Turkey ( is a Eurasian Country that stretches Year 1924 ( MCMXXIV) was a Leap year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. A caliphate (from the Arabic خلافة or khilāfa) is the political leadership of the Muslim community in classical and medieval Islamic history Founded by the Grand National Assembly of Turkey as a successor to Shaikh al-Islam, it represents the highest Islamic religious authority in the country. The Grand National Assembly of Turkey (Türkiye Büyük Millet Meclisi - TBMM, usually referred to simply as Meclis - "the Parliament" is the Unicameral Sheikh ul-Islam ( Shaykh al-Islam, Sheikhul Islam, Shaikh al-Islam, Şeyhülislam) is a Title of superior authority in the issues of For other meanings including people named 'Islam' see Islam (disambiguation. It is normally referred to simply as the Diyanet.
As specified by law, the duties of the Diyanet are “to execute the works concerning the beliefs, worship, and ethics of Islam, enlighten the public about their religion, and administer the sacred worshipping places”. ” The Diyanet had an allocated budget of 1,308,187,000 YTL or USD $0. The new lira (yeni türk lirası is the Currency of Turkey. The de facto independent state of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus also 9 Billion for the year 2006. Year 2006 ( MMVI) was a Common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. 
In 1984 a branch was opened in Germany to cater for the religious needs of the large Turkish minority there. Year 1984 ( MCMLXXXIV) was a Leap year starting on Sunday (link displays the 1984 Gregorian calendar) Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany ( ˈbʊndəsʁepuˌbliːk ˈdɔʏtʃlant is a Country in Central Europe.
The Diyanet has made a name for itself with a liberal interpretation of the Qur'an and the hadith. The Qur’an ( القرآن, literally "the recitation" also sometimes transliterated as Qur’ān, Koran, Alcoran Hadith ( ar الحديث, pl aḥadīth; lit. "narrative" are oral Traditions relating to the words and deeds of the Islamic A recent example is the permission of training women as preachers. In March 2005 two women were appointed as vice-mufti in Kayseri and Istanbul. Year 2005 ( MMV) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. This article is about an Islamic scholar Mufti can also refer to civilian dress. Kayseri ( Ottoman Turkish:قیصریه Greek: Καισάρεια / Kaisareia: Latin: Caesarea Mazaca Zazaish Istanbul (historically Byzantium and later Constantinople; see the other Names of Istanbul) is the largest city of Turkey
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