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Flag of Tavşanlı - Image by Jens Pattke, 8 June 2015
The municipality of Tavşanlı (101,528 inhabitants in 2012, 66,821 in the town proper; 19,177 ha) is located 50 km north-west of Kütahya.
Ivan Sache, 13 March 2016
The flag of Tavşanlı (photo) is white with the municipal emblem. "Belediyesi" means "Municipality".
The emblem of the municipality features Dedebali's mausoleum (photo).
Dedebali is also known as Hace-ül Haram and Mülayim Dede. He was a wise man who played an important role in promoting the unity of Anatolian Turks and in defusing sedition and disorder against the Ottomans. He was famous for his benevolence and was embraced by the public. After his death in 1394 he was buried at Mülayim Hill in Tavşanlı, in a tomb surrounded by a pool.
[Kütahya Special Provincial Administration]
Tomislav Šipek & Ivan Sache, 13 March 2016
Flag of Tepecik - Image by Jens Pattke, 8 June 2015
The flag of Tepecik (photo) is white with the municipal emblem. "Belediyesi" means "Municipality".
Tomislav Šipek, 8 August 2013