Văleni is a locality situated in Cluj county, with a population of 191 inhabitants.

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Văleni, Reformed church

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46,33013 N, 21,69082 E

The medieval church was founded in Văleni of Franciscan monks. A chapel built in 1261 with a sanctuary extending 1452 and 1550 with a tower. In 1582 both the church and parishioners are reformed. They are the ones who in 1774 covering current helmet tower with four turrets.

Gothic vault door sanctuary, the building monstrance Valk family crest, windows with lace carved in stone are visible today, proving the origins of the Catholic church. Inside the church pulpit carved captures your gaze and ceiling painted in 1722. The ship is covered with painted boxes, which were made in 1745 and 1778 Umlig Lorinc and sons, as well as the balcony. Lower ceiling boys painted the balcony was made in the eighteenth century, some tapes are probably the work of the craftsman Felvinc di Sighisoara. The organ dates from 1805 beautifully decorated.

Oldest bell was cast in 1884 due to Cugir. Because of Tatar invasion the church was strengthened with double walls of stone, whose shooting holes and towers with helmet and wooden railing is seen today. During renovations in the latter part of the twentieth century it was discovered the bones of a room with hundreds of people killed during a Tartar invasion. In their memory, in the churchyard they were raised three pillars carved funeral. In the church wall you can see two stone slabs with a head of Tartar or a Roman family.

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