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submitted by Mikhail Revnivtsev, 21 May 2005
http://www.hi.is/~maurizio/csango/englishnew.htm. This is the flag of the
Association of the Friends of the Csangos in Italy.
is the flag of the Association of the Friends of the Csangos. The
Csangos are the Hungarian minority in Romania.
This link was found by Ilmars Bite (Riga, Latvia).
Mikhail Revnivtsev, 21 May 2005
The flag shown above is the flag of the Association of the Friends of the
Csangos in Italy. On it is the sculpture of Saint Mary in Csíksomlyó - the
place of the Great Hungarian Pentecostal Festival. The colours red, white and
green relate to the Hungarian national colours. The Csángós are a religious and
national minority. They are appr. 300 000 Roman Catholic in Moldova (Romania),
and appr. 80 000 have known their ancestor's language: Hungarian.
More about the Csángós can be found at:
István Molnár, 13 January 2006