Şanlıurfa Province; Located in the Southeastern Anatolia region of Turkey, and is a city based on ancient history. The history of the city, Bc It is estimated that 1000 is based on the year. Sanliurfa-bellied Hill Mound found in Bc 11. yy. It is estimated that since its establishment. The world is one of the oldest settlements known. Also the birthplace of the Prophet Abraham is Lord and narrated about in Eyüp.
Şanlıurfa city centre of BC. It is estimated to extend up to 9500 years. Throughout history Şanlıurfa city; Ebla, Akkadian, Sumerian, Babylonian, Hittite, Assyrian, Persian, Macedonian, Roman, Byzantine, Seljuk, Ayyubid, Mamluk, Timur, AK Koyunlu, Desmond Principality, and finally the Ottomans patronized. A lot of this ancient city, which originally housed civilization, history and tourist structure within the boundaries. Every inch of it, the most important place to be seen in this town in history, all the world has ever known is the Fish Lake.
Located in the southwest of the city centre in Sanliurfa, a fish story of the Lake, the big three practising accepts the Prophet in Hz. Ibrahim of the people with the cruelty experienced by posing for Nimrod with the Prophet Abraham is believed to be the work as a result of the events in between.
Nimrod flour, put onto a small hill of Prophet İbrahim I on the bottom of the hill with burning fire the Catapult throw Prophet Abraham in the fire and fell into the Lake of fire, heat in the same time, fishing in burning wood. The Prophet Abraham, fell in the Lake called Lake “Halil-ür Rahman”.
Ibrahim was taken to the fire of the Prophet and his followers set fire to herself daughter of Nimrod assigns Zeliha but it doesn’t burn. Zeliha has fallen into the fire of a lake where occurs and this lake is called “Ayn Zeliha Lake”.