الكلمات الرئيسة : Fethullah Gulen
مجلة دراسات اقلیمیة,
السنة 4, العدد 10, الصفحة 225-238
Islamic trends in Turkey are divided into twoparts. The first is called (political Islam) representing the political parties which cotain the traditions of Islam and at the head of this trend is Nagimedin Arbakan. The second part includes (The social trend of Islam)representing the Sufi methods all over the Turkish society and the most significant are Nakshabandya, Tyganyah and Nurasi. This has been divided after his death into groups. These groups have an important role in the promotion of educational and cultural level of the Turkish society. The most important groups is the group of Fathallah Gholin.
Gholin is the second face of Islamic trends in Turkey and gets many cultural organizations in which he can achieve his Islamic trend.Gholin believes that forming an Islamic authority should begin from the popular base till the top of the political pyramid.