name

Sénanque

                     latin name

Sinanqua (= de sana aqua)

                        founded

09 juillet 1148

                  inhabited by

moines cisterciens

                primary abbey

Cîteaux

                mother abbey

Mazan

           daughter abbeys

1152 Chambons, les

 

                        monks

1365 Avignon

                  dissolved in

1791

               reinhabited in

1854

 

                dispersed in

1880

           reconstituted in

1927

                 affiliated to

Ordo Cisterciensis

actual father immediate

Lérins

actual daugther abbeys

Lérins (1868)

 

                    monks

                     to visit

                    address

Abbaye Notre-Dame de Sénanque

84220 Gordes

France

                       phone

[+33] (0) 4 90 72 02 05

                           fax

[+33) (0) 4 90 72  07 45

                         email

communaute@senanque.fr 

                     internet

www.senanque.fr