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Name:  Jasov / Jaszo, Slovak Republic, Jasov Abbey

Circary: Bohemian

Diocese: Rosnav (?)

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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 445)

Elm Number:  345*


In the hungarian speaking region of the Slovak Republic, east of Roznava, west of Kosice.  Founded as a self-governing canonry around the year 1170. In 1774 was raised to the status of Abbey, and was suppressed in 1787. It was restored in 1802.  Suppressed again during the Communist tyranny, it was restored in 1989-1990.  

* This listing (and the numbers, with a few adjustments after 1995) is based on the map contained in Kaspar Elm's Norbert von Xanten: Adliger, Ordensstifter, Kirchenfürst, Wienand Verlag, Köln, 1984, page 328-329.