Keywords: Mevlevism,sema,female Mevlevi,whirling dervishes


Osman Cemal Kaygılı is an author of Istanbul. In his stories and novels entertaintment, rather dark side streets are described district historical and cultural fabric of İstanbul . Osman Cemal is one of the artists who can describe İstanbul's reflection of the neighborhood vitality of all life. Outside of the fictional text Osman Cemal in magazines and newspapers about the republic İstanbul before taking account of colour suprisingly interesting observations. The writer is one of the researchers of folk cul ture and Semai Kahveleri which disappeared after II.Meşrutiyet . In this article we will work to fix how his works reflected in İstanbul and trace dailylife and folk culture of old İstanbul in articles in periodical