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The Legend of Piatra Teiului Stone

23 November 2009 No Comment

legenda-piatra-teiuluiThe Stone Piatra Teiului or Lime Stone is located at approximately 44 km north-west of the town Bicaz in the lake Izvorul Muntelui. This rock is a natural monument at the place where is locate is also known as Coada Lacului (The End of The Lake). The rock has a height of 23 m and because of its shape and its location is well known in the Neamt County.

The locals call it The Devil’s Rock and they also have few legends about this place. The most common one is the one that says that the rock is changing place each night and when the devil comes to it all the animals become silent and all the fires from all the surrounding houses go down. Another legend speaks of an ogre that steals girls from the nearby villages and takes them on top of the rock where he transforms them into stone pieces with strange shapes. Read about other legends from Ceahlau Massif!
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