Szentesica, Koppány emlékhely / Szentesica, Koppány memorial

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A Kupavár-hegy nyugati lábánál tiszta vizű forrás ered. A Szentesica-forrásnak egykor csodatévő, gyógyító erőt tulajdonítottak. A legenda szerint Koppány herceg legyőzése után (997-ben) Szent István király itt mosta meg véres kezét, és ezáltal megtisztult. Hálából a forrás fölé kápolnát építtetett.

A forrás mellett, 2001. május 26-án avatták fel a Koppány-emlékművet, Stamler Imre történész kezdeményezésére.

On the west side of the Kupavár hill a clean water fountain is flowing. This fountain is called Szentesica and had been atrributed with magical healing power. The legend stated in 997 after the defeat of Koppány, István washed his blood covered hands in these waters. He builded a zion over this fountain. Next to the fountain a Koppány monument has been risen in 2001.

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Comments (203)

Elemér NO VIEWS on May 31, 2013

Hí aggeliki.k!

Sincere thanks for the visit and for the good words.

The light be with you!

Greetings, Elemér

Ijaz Ahmad Mughal on August 5, 2013

Gorgeous colors... Gorgeous place-Great capture.LIKE ,,,,,Best greetings from Ijaz Ahmad

Elemér NO VIEWS on August 6, 2013

Thank you very much Ijaz Ahmad Like for vote, visit and nice comments.

The light be with you!

Greetings from Hungary, Elemér

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