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                           name

Belmont (Lebanon) / Balamand

                    latin name

 

Bellus mons 

Bellimonte ultra mare

                        founded

1157

                  inhabited by

monks

              primary abbey

Morimond

               mother abbey

Morimond

          daughter abbeys

 

 

Salvatio

S. Johannis in Nemore

Refech

                          closed

1289

                       restored

today monastery of the Orth. Church of Antioch

                         to visit

                        address

 

 

 

The monastery of Balamand

PO Box 100

Tripoli

Lebanon

                          phone

[+961] (0) 6 930 311

                              fax

[+961] (0) 6 930 308

                           email

balamand@balamand.edu.lb

                        internet

http://www.balamandmonastery.org.lb/