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KOROGLU (XVI CENTURY)      


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The first information on Koroglu is based on the travels of Evliya Celebi. According to the travel book there was a poet famous for playing the cogur (a lute-like instrument) and singing.

Koroglu, known to have lived in the XVI Century, is a celebrated legendary hero with his character that promoted equality, justice and the vulnerable.