Borzesti Church founded by Stephen the Great, who ruled the country Moldavia between 1457-1504, attest the age of these places.
Legend “Oak Borzesti” evokes a time of Stephen the Great’s childhood, which he spent in Borzestiului surroundings.
Legend speaks of a giant oak, around which they imagined Stephen and his friends through their game attack came from tatarilor.Dar unfortunately reality replace their game, and when coming Tartars, Mitrut friend was abandoned the old man and oak branches tied even killed tatar khan.
This tragic event has remained etched in the minds of the young Stephen.
Over the years the ruler Stefan cel Mare message of peace sent Tatar khan but he again invaded the land of the Great Moldovei.Stefan caught and killed in the same way as killing childhood Friend, Mitra-related towering oak branches.
As legend has exalted ruler Borzesti church, in memory of his friend at the towering oak.