The Story About
the Resurrection of a Nation
Welcome to the Kayi tribe! 'Resurrection: Ertugrul' is a Turkish period drama that tells the story of the famous 13th-century warrior Ertugrul Bey, the father of Osman Gazi who would go on to establish the Ottoman Empire.
The Story of the
Kayi Tribe
Set in Anatolia (modern-day Turkey), the nomadic Kayi tribe of the Oghuz Turks are on a quest to find a place they can finally call home. Ertugrul, the leader of the tribe, leads his people through perseverance against hardship while striving for justice and maintaining the traditions of the land. By battling his enemies with strength and bravery, Ertugrul consequently plants the seed that would lead to the founding of the Ottoman Empire, which spread across three continents and ruled for six centuries.
Get to know more about the journey
Season 1 Ertugrul and his friends encounter the Knights Templar on a hunt. After rescuing three Seljuk prisoners, they return to the Kayi tribe. But the new arrivals cause problems for the tribe's leader Suleyman Shah. He dispatches Ertugrul on a mission to find new land and seek an agreement with the Sultan in Aleppo.
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To those who say our power is not enough, we will say our faith is enough. To those who say our lifespan is not enough, we will say our history is enough. To those who say that the universe is not enough, we say God is enough for us.

Ertugrul Gazi
Ertugrul Bey
Engin Altan Duzyatan
The son of Suleyman Shah, Ertugrul is a brave warrior who fights for his dreams and ideals. He is the protector of the oppressed, willing to sacrifice his life for the cause of justice.
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