Bektashi comprehension has a prominent place in Turkish cultural and social life. As a result of the widespread and development occurred in time this comprehension which reflects ancient rituals of Turkish ideas, has find a place in the community, turned to a mystical current and become an important Bektashi order. Having a rich literature is one of the significant factors for the Bektashi order to move up to the present. Bektashi Jokes are relatively important at this rich literature. Sometimes the Bektash’s have moved with the politic structures and sometimes have contradicted with them. This situation has reflected in a humorous manner in terms of historical reality.
Keywords: Bektashism, Ottoman Empire, Popular culture, Jokes, Politics