Adnan Oktar's sole aim in writing his works is to
call people to the Qur'an and the exemplary moral values of our
Moreover, Adnan Oktar has no wish to propel himself, as an individual,
into the limelight. He is not the sort of person who enjoys advertising
himself. Indeed, the way that he employs a pen-name instead of
his real name is evidence of this.
One reason why the author uses a pen name is to recall,
as a sign of respect, the names of two prophets who fought against
We would like to state that Adnan Oktar receives
important invitations from all over the world, and is invited
to speak at conferences, although he prefers not to accept any
of these. In the same way, there is only one photograph of him,
and it is this which is used when required. All this is the result
of his preferring to remain personally in the background.
Neither does Adnan Oktar have any need to propel
himself into the limelight. He himself always says, "there
is no need for me or my name to be known, what matters is what
I have to say in my works," and his sincerity in this thinking
is demonstrated in his own life. Indeed, just like the well-known
Turkish Islamic scholar Said Nursi, he wishes his grave to remain
secret when the time comes.
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