Balikli Lake, Urfa, Turkey

Şanlıurfa, Şanlıurfa Merkez/Şanlıurfa Province, Turkey

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That was to see the pool of Abraham, known as Balikli Göl in Turkish. As a major landmark of the region, it is visited by many Turks as well as foreign tourists. This pool is believed by Muslims to be the place where Abraham was thrown into the fire by Nimrod. Abraham is mentioned in three major religions, Christianity, Islam and Judaism but in Islam, he is called Ibrahim.

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