Following Diriliş‘ record-breaking success in Pakistas, another Turkish hit is making its way to the state-run PTV.
As per the recommendation of Prime Minister Imran Khan, Senator of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Faisal Javed Khan made an announcement that the Turkish series named Yunus Emre: Aşkin Yolculuğu will be made available for the audience to watch via the small screen.
For the Pakistani viewers, the film is renamed Raah-e-Ishq. The series will be portraying the life of an Islamic poet.
….for unity. It is a Journey of Transformation. Yunus Emre was well versed in mystical philosophy, esp that of the 13th-century poet and mystic Jalaluddin Rumi. Serial is a great example of a meticulous attention to detail work @trtworld pic.twitter.com/IGmrbSNQ8M
— Faisal Javed Khan (@FaisalJavedKhan) November 19, 2020
Faisal Javed Khan took to Twitter to announce the news and wrote, “On the directions of PM ImranKhan, yet another hit by @mmehmetbozdag YunusEmre (AşkinYolculuğu) to be telecast on PTV. Yunus Emre (the Dervish) was an Islamic poet, a mystic & a poor villager.”
He further added, “Story of a great Sufi wholly dedicated to ALLAH & searching or unity. It is a Journey of Transformation. Yunus Emre was well versed in mystical philosophy, esp that of the 13th-century poet and mystic Jalaluddin Rumi. Serial is a great example of meticulous attention to detail work.”
— PTV Home (@PTVHomeOfficial) November 21, 2020