Habibe Hanım

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HABIBE HANIM Born in Hersek in 1846. She is the daughter of the last Hersek Vizier Rizvanbegoviç Galip Ali Pasha. She is the aunt of Hersekli Arif Hikmet. She moved to İstanbul when she was very young. Her first marriage is with Mehmet Mehdi Efendi, a civil cervant in Dersaadet, İstanbul. Her second marriage is with Numan Fikri Efendi, the treasurer of Konya. She moved to Konya. During her times in there, she became interested in the Mevlevi thought. Her marriage did not last long, she returned to İstanbul after her divorce. She passed away in 1892. Her grave is in Topkapı Cemetary. She is believed to collect her poems in a divan.

Kaynak: Ahmet Muhtar

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