HISTORY OF THE MONUMENT Today, 2000 years later, the great Dacian king continues to keep watch on the borders of those lands he defended to the death. Few kilometers from Orsova, on the banks of the River Danube, a majestic, monumental Decebal looks into the distance through time. His gaze turned to where the Romans would make their way through rocks to reach the heart of Dacia from the Yugoslav bank of the Danube, as attests the Tabula Traiana, a memorial tablet ordered by the emperor Trajan to commemorate the march of his legions and the victories against the Dacian kingdom in 105 C.E. The monument celebrates obduracy, audacity and pride. It is a homage to the last Dacian King from Prof. Dr. Giuseppe Costantino Dragan, the founder of the Dragan European Foundation. A successful industrialist and a highly educated man, but also a dedicated historian and a diligent scholar of the history of the Romanians, Giuseppe Costantino Dragan is a strong supporter of the theory that the original “flame” of civilization started on the ancient territory of Romania and argues as much in his work; hence civilization reached as far as the Sumerian Lands, Egypt, Turkey and Greece, to the North it reached Scandinavia and to the west moved as far as the ancient regions of Germany and Britannia. His studies, corroborated by major specialists in the main universities in the world, describe the Thracians as the legitimate successors of the great Pelasgian Empire from which drew their origins not only the Geto-Dacians, but also the Trojans, the Etruscans, the Hittites and the Macedonians... Read more ...
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Orsova regionBoilers region is not far from town Orsova and about 365 km from Bucharest. Coming from Drobeta- Turnu Severin, it passes the Iron Gates and the border crossing with Serbia, in a beautifu...
Monuments dedicated to DecebalNumerous monuments were built in memory of Decebal as those from Deva and Mehedinti.
Tabula TraianaNot far from the Statue of Decebal on the Serbian side , leaving the small boilers for almost 2000 years , Roman memorial plaque is " Tabula Traiana ", having four meters long and 1.75 me...
Monument Decebalus RexDecebal revived in 1994 when work began on the largest statue in Europe,who would represent him 10 years later.Recharge with a force that would have wanted to răzbelurile Romans (height: ...
Reproductions of the monument Decebalus RexPeople tried in time to build miniature reproductions of a majestic Decebal, from the banks of the River Danube.
Statuary representations of King DecebalFor the first time, a possible identification Decebalus was given by Emil Panaitescu in 1923, which considered that a noble bust preserved in the Vatican Museum represents the sovereign d...