and gold gilded rooms attract thousands of visitors daily. Voroneț Monastery, built in 1488, is one of the most valuable foundations of Stephen the Great. Also, Unirii Square is the treasure in the heart of Cluj-Napoca, on which rises the St. Michael's Roman Catholic Church (St. Michael's Church, Cluj-Napoca), guarded by two "twin" buildings on the eastern side. Located at WikiPedia:Cluj-Napoca Commons:Category:Cluj-Napoca
, and exercising his mind and soul by composing and then delivering a sermon each night. Due to his extraordinary memory, he was able to recall more than 350 of those, a selection of which he included in his book “With God in Solitary Confinement,” which was first published in 1969. During part of this time, he communicated with other inmates by tapping out Morse code on the wall. In this way he continued to "be sunlight" to fellow inmates rather than dwell on the lack of physical light.<
Muzicală Clujeană! date 1 October 2012 accessdate 2013-02-11 publisher Monitorul de Cluj language Romanian A Mozart Festival has taken place annually since 1991. WikiPedia:Cluj-Napoca Commons:Category:Cluj-Napoca
, and 1938, and sentenced to prison terms; notably, Luca was successfully defended by attorneys paid for with Red Aid (International Red Aid) funds during a 1927 trial in Cluj (Cluj-Napoca) (where Boris Stefanov was sentenced), Ţiu and was represented by Ion Gheorghe Maurer during his 1938 trial. Betea,"Gheorghe Maurer..."; Tismăneanu, p.125-126 He was serving time in Cernăuţi, having been found guilty of attempt to cross
, Cluj-Napoca, Romania – 2007 accessdate 2008-05-11 publisher Be An Angel Romania archiveurl https: web.archive.org web 20080405080315 http: www.beanangel.ro sfg2007 index_en.htm archivedate 5 April 2008 while Comedy Cluj, which debuted in 2009, is the newest annual film festival organised in Cluj-Napoca.
and fresh ice tea in summer or spiced wine and spiced coffee in winter. Dimly-lit atmosphere; listening to dark music (mainly Gothic, Darkwave, EBM, Industrial, Horrorpunk, Gothabilly, Medieval). * '''Zorki''', Str. Ion Raţiu 10, cafe-bar with jazz & alternative rock music. Regular photo exhibitions. Sometimes small, acoustic concerts. * '''Zorki Off the Record''' is located in the basement under ''Zorki''. Where concerts sometimes happen. You can grab a beer or a glass of wine. *
but Regele Ferdinand (Regele Ferdinand Avenue, Cluj-Napoca) and 21 Decembrie 1989 avenues also feature high rental costs. There are two large malls: Polus (Polus Center Cluj) (including a Carrefour hypermarket) and Iulius Mall (Iulius Mall Cluj) (including an Auchan hypermarket). Other large stores include branches of various international hypermarket chains, like Cora (Cora (hypermarket)), Metro (Metro AG), Selgros and do-it-yourself stores such as Baumax
Theatre Festival"'' while in filmmaking, the ''"TIFF" Film Festival'' in Cluj (Cluj-Napoca), the ''"Dakino" Film Festival'' in Bucharest and the ''"Anonimul" Film Festival'' in the Danube Delta have an ever stronger international presence. In music, the most important event is the ''"George Enescu" Classical Music Festival'' but also festivals like ''"Jeunesses Musicales" International Festival'' and Jazz festivals in Sibiu
on to the John Sigismund Unitarian Academy, Kolosvar (Cluj-Napoca) (1570–1574), where he married the daughter of Ferenc Dávid. Biography Born in Porumbenii Mari, a small village in the region Transylvania, to a family of Hungarian farmers, he moved to Cluj-Napoca in 1950. Nowadays, he spends his time in both Budapest and his cottage in the Transylvanian countryside. A short documentary, ''The price of gold'', showing views of both sides was released in 2004 http
'''Cluj-Napoca''' ( ). Located in the Someșul Mic River valley, the city is considered the unofficial capital to the historical province (Historical regions of Romania) of Transylvania. From 1790 to 1848 and from 1861 to 1867, it was the official capital of the Grand Principality of Transylvania.
As of 2011, 324,576 inhabitants live within the city limits, marking a slight increase from the figure recorded at the 2002 census.
The city spreads out from St. Michael's Church (St. Michael's Church, Cluj-Napoca) in Unirii Square (Unirii Square, Cluj-Napoca), built in the 14th century and named after the Archangel Michael (Michael (archangel)), the patron saint of Cluj-Napoca.
Cluj-Napoca experienced a decade of decline during the 1990s, its international reputation suffering from the policies of its mayor of the time, Gheorghe Funar.