Csengersima Church

Csengersima, Hungary

The old Romanesque church of Csengersima from the 13th century is famous, mainly because of its coffered ceiling. There are frescoes of the celestial bodies, flowers, old Biblical scenes in a beautiful drawing and coloring manner.


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Founded: 13th century
Category: Religious sites in Hungary


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valéria fazekasné (3 years ago)
Very nice! Clean, tidy environment, this is what this iconic monument deserves! The coffered ceiling is amazing. And I say this not because my dear son has confirmed here, but without the pastors, this place would not be what it is. It was good to come back here!
Sára Nyúl (3 years ago)
Very nice church! We were there at 11 a.m. on Sunday and it was just worship! The pastor greeted me kindly and the congregation was direct. The living history, colors and shapes are beautiful!
Tibor F (3 years ago)
Beautiful church in wonderful surroundings. The immediate surroundings of the church are being renovated, so the construction is deteriorating on the outside ... I remembered from the previous pictures the larger surrounding water surface, in addition to less water, the aquatic plants also give the building a different character from the outside, but it is still beautiful ...
Máté Nagy (3 years ago)
I love it
György Pap (4 years ago)
The building, although spoiled in its original image, has retained many of its original Gothic features and several distinctive decorative elements of Hungarian rural temples. Its value is further enhanced by the natural environment, the backwater around the mound carrying the church. It is a pity that there is no strength to preserve it, and in addition to the general drying up of the surrounding agricultural areas, they cannot keep the water of the backwater continuously.
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