photo: Bruno Rotival

                                      

                                                                       

                            name

Neiges, Notre-Dame des

                    latin name

B. M. ad Nives

                    founded in

1852

                 inhabited by

monks

                  affiliated to

Ordo Cisterciensis Strict. Observ.

             primary abbey

Clairvaux

                 inhabited by

monks

              mother abbey

Aiguebelle

  act. father immediate

Aiguebelle

  act. daugther abbeys

                         monks

 

Osera (1930-1960)

Désert

Dombes (dissolved in 2001)

  act. daugther abbeys

                           nuns

Bonneval

Paix-Dieu

                          to visit

                        address

 

 

Abbaye N-D. des Neiges

07590 St-Laurent-les-Bains

France

                          phone

[33] (4) 66 46 59 00

                               fax

[33] (4) 66 46 59 10

                            email

abbe.hugues@orange.fr

                        internet

www.notredamesdesneiges.com