The Cave Where Prophet Abraham Was Born

The Cave Where Prophet Abraham Was Born

Known also as Mevlid-i Halil Cave, this cave is, at the same time, a water source: people believe that its water is healing. The legend says that Prophet Abraham was born in this cave and a gazelle was breastfeding him, he only drank the water in the cave until the age of 7. Regarded as a sacred cave, it is like a wish cave today. People visit it, pray, drink its water and make wishes at any time of day.