Zeynel Abidin Tomb

Zeynel Abidin Tomb

The reason for the arrival of Zeynel Abidin Holiness in Kayseri; Zeynel Abidin Holiness was born in Madinah in 1349. Zeynel Abidin Holiness, who acquired financial and moral education from the scientists in Madinah, came to Anatolia in 1397, finally came to Anatolia, where many of his countries traveled to meet the people in order for his father Ahmet Şemsettin Efendi to die.

In the period of Ilhanids and subsequent principalities, some rufani sheikhs and dervishes in Baghdad and Basra came to Anatolia and settled in Amasya, Tokat and Kayseri, and opened lodges and lodges, and were engaged in the public with a start. Here, Zeynel Abidin Holiness, who came to Kayseri during this period, found himself in the rufani community.

Tomb; After the death of Zeynel Abidin, the cemetery near the rufani lodge, where he served, was buried, and a modest mausoleum was built in 1557, 127 years after his death. It was rebuilt in 1885 during the reign of Abdulhamit.

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