History of Christianity in Romania
The history of Christianity in Romania began within the Roman province of Lower Moesia, where many Christians were martyred at the end of the 3rd century. Evidence of Christian communities has been fo...
History of Christianity in Romania - Wikipedia
Gold Looted From Ancient Empire Returned to Romania
The first of what archaeologist Barbara Deppert-Lippitz calls the "most sensational finds of the last century" surfaced not in a museum but at Christie's in New York. Among more than a hundred pieces ...
Dacian mythology
Paleo-Balkan mythology includes the religious practices of the Dacians, Thracians, and Illyrians. Little is known about the rituals and mythology of the Iron Age Balkans, but some of their gods are de...
Dacian mythology - Wikipedia
Religion in ancient Rome
Religion in ancient Rome encompasses the ancestral ethnic religion of the city of Rome that the Romans used to define themselves as a people, as well as the adopted religious practices of peoples brou...
Religion in ancient Rome - Wikipedia
Dacia
In ancient geography, especially in Roman sources, Dacia (/ˈdeɪʃiə, -ʃə/) was the land inhabited by the Dacians. The Greeks referred to them as the Getae, which were specifically a branch of the Thrac...
Dacia - Wikipedia
Origin of the Romanians
There are several well-supported theories about the origin of the Romanians. It is without doubt that the Romanian language is descended from the Vulgar Latin dialects spoken in the Roman provinces no...
Origin of the Romanians - Wikipedia
Lower Moesia
Moesia (/ˈmiːʃə/, /ˈmiːsi.ə/, or /ˈmiːʒə/; Latin: Moesia; Greek: Μοισία) was an ancient region and later Roman province situated in the Balkans, along the south bank of the Danube River. It includ...
Lower Moesia - Wikipedia
Roman Dacia
Roman Dacia (also Dacia Traiana and Dacia Felix) was a province of the Roman Empire from 106 to 274–275 AD. Its territory consisted of eastern and south-eastern Transylvania, the Banat, and Oltenia (r...
Roman Dacia - Wikipedia
Scythia Minor
Scythia Minor or Lesser Scythia (Greek: Μικρά Σκυθία, Mikrá Skythia) was in ancient times the region surrounded by the Danube at the north and west and the Black Sea at the east, roughly correspon...
Scythia Minor - Wikipedia
Romania in the Early Middle Ages
The Early Middle Ages in Romania started with the withdrawal of the Roman troops and administration from Dacia province in the AD 270s. In the next millennium a series of peoples, most of whom only co...
Romania in the Early Middle Ages - Wikipedia
Gothic Christianity
Gothic Christianity refers to the Christian religion of the Goths and sometimes the Gepids, Vandals, and Burgundians, who may have used Wulfila's translation of the Bible into Gothic and shared common...
Gothic Christianity - Wikipedia
Christianization of Bulgaria
The Christianization of Bulgaria was the process by which 9th-century medieval Bulgaria converted to Christianity. It was influenced by the Khan's shifting political alliances with the kingdom of the...
Christianization of Bulgaria - Wikipedia
East-West Schism
The East–West Schism is the break of communion between what are now the Eastern Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churches which began in the 11th century.There had long been ecclesiastical differences and ...
East-West Schism - Wikipedia
Romania in the Middle Ages
The Middle Ages in Romania began with the withdrawal of the Mongols, the last of the migrating populations to invade the territory of modern Romania, after their attack of 1241–1242. It came to an end...
Romania in the Middle Ages - Wikipedia
Foundation of Wallachia
The foundation of Wallachia (Romanian: Descălecatul Țării Românești), that is the establishment of the first independent Romanian principality, was achieved at the beginning of the 14th century, t...
Foundation of Wallachia - Wikipedia
Foundation of Moldavia
The foundation of Moldavia is traditionally known as descălecat, or "dismounting", in Romanian historiography, because the earliest Moldavian chronicles linked it with a legendary hunt, which ended wi...
Foundation of Moldavia - Wikipedia
Early Modern Romania
The Early Modern Times in Romania started after the death of Michael the Brave, who had united Wallachia, Transylvania and Moldavia – three principalities in the lands that now form Rom...
Early Modern Romania - Wikipedia
National awakening of Romania
In the Romantic era, the concept of a national state emerged among the Romanians, as among many other peoples of Europe and a national awakening began. Defining themselves against the nearby Slavs, Ge...
National awakening of Romania - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Romania
The Kingdom of Romania (Romanian: Regatul României) was a constitutional monarchy which existed between 13 March 1881 and 30 December 1947, specified by the first three Constitutions of Romania ...
Kingdom of Romania - Wikipedia
Greater Romania
The term Greater Romania (Romanian: România Mare) usually refers to the borders of the Kingdom of Romania in the interwar period. It also describes a pan-nationalist idea.As concept, the main goal...
Greater Romania - Wikipedia
Communist Romania
The Socialist Republic of Romania (Romanian: Republica Socialistă România, RSR) was a single party socialist state that existed officially from 1947 to 1989. From 1947 to 1965, the state ...
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History of Romania since 1989

1989 marked the fall of Communism in Eastern Europe. A mid-December protest in Timişoara against the eviction of a Hungarian minister (László Tőkés) grew into a country-wide protest against the C...
History of Romania since 1989 - Wikipedia
1848 Wallachian revolution
The Wallachian Revolution of 1848 was a Romanian liberal and nationalist uprising in the Principality of Wallachia. Part of the Revolutions of 1848, and closely connected with the unsuccessful revolt ...
1848 Wallachian revolution - Wikipedia
History of Christianity in Romania
The history of Christianity in Romania began within the Roman province of Lower Moesia, where many Christians were martyred at the end of the 3rd century. Evidence of Christian communities has been fo...
History of Christianity in Romania - Wikipedia
Gold Looted From Ancient Empire Returned to Romania
The first of what archaeologist Barbara Deppert-Lippitz calls the "most sensational finds of the last century" surfaced not in a museum but at Christie's in New York. Among more than a hundred pieces ...
Orthodox Church of Ghelar
The Orthodox Church of Ghelar is a Romanian Orthodox Church in Ghelari, Romania.
The first church that is known was made of wood, but it was pulled down in the 19th century.Another church made of ...
Relationship between the Romanian Orthodox Church and the Iron Guard
The Relationship between the Romanian Orthodox Church with the Iron Guard was one of ambivalence: while the Romanian Orthodox Church supported much of the fascist organization's ideology, it did not o...
Orthodox Church in Communist Romania
The Orthodox Church in Communist Romania was the period in the history of the Romanian Orthodox Church that spanned between 1947 and 1989, the era in which Romania was a socialist state. The regime's ...
Orthodox Church in Communist Romania - Wikipedia