Turkmens living in Edremit district of Balıkesir , five centuries at the summit of Mount Ida haired pays homage to meet .
Edremit district of Balikesir Turkmen living in the fifth century Mount Ida on the summit met haired pays homage to .
National Parks General Directorate issued by special permission in 1726 meters in height haired summit every year, 15 to 24 August between Taking up a tent locals , whether the legendary haired invested here in the prayers , prayer hours , the victim stops . And sorbets served in bite , while the whirling dervish and then return. Newly married young to have children praying here . Friends, relatives meet. Marriage at the age of young lives will combine their wives here choose .
This year the National Parks Directorate General I live in that residence acquitted of those haired evolution , while allowing outsiders to the field guide accompanied permit is . SARIKIZ LEGEND
According to legend, haired , poor lived with his father in the village of Edremit Gur . Haired young people who want to marry , rumors spread about her face could not find . Local people, from father to kill his daughter or village you want to fire . Leaving his daughter to a hill of Mount Ida father returned to the village , past the few weeks \"Let's go take a look , maybe dead finds at least , it would do grave saying,\"Remove the mountain . However, his daughter , had left finds chamois dig in the jungle . Here ablutions father who wants to realize that salty water , despite the absence of the surrounding sea , water fills the sea, saying that lie was believed to be his daughter and begins to live with him in the mountains . Years later, his father died , which is the highest peak of Mount Ida and still referred to as Baba Mountain, a long haired hill to bury the dead . Hill near Mount haired father was buried in the tomb is made on behalf of the young girl .