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Name:  Nová Rise, Ss. Peter and Paul

Circary: Bohemia

Diocese: Brno

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Monasticon Praemonstratense (I, 302)

Elm Number:  314*


West of Brno, south of Jihlava.  Founded as a Norbertine nunnery around 1211. Converted into a self-governing canonry around the year 1596. In 1733 was raised to the status of Abbey.

* 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.