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Abstract


A MENZİL ON THE PILGRIMAGE AND MILITARY ROAD: MENZİL OF ADANA
Menzil is the place, that messengers stops to change horses, rest and spend the night for the communication in Ottoman Empire, going or returning campaigning army stays and hajj pilgrims rest on their way to building or place. Lexical meanings of menzil is one-day way, staging station on the route or house. When Ottoman Menzil organization mentioned official postal service comes to mind. State linked whole roads to Istanbul with triple road web in the east and west. Adana is on the right route which begins from Üsküdar and ends in Mecca and Medina by passing over Aleppo and Damascus. My aim in this study examine functioning, problems, precautions of state to solve problems and incomes and outcomes of menzil of Adana that out of communication and military purposes because of its location on the Hajj route has separate significance within established menzil organization of Ottoman Empire in 16th century.

Keywords
Pilgrim, Adana, Ulak, Menzil.


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