Sainte-Marie du Désert Abbey

Bellegarde-Sainte-Marie, France

Sainte-Marie du Désert Abbey was founded in 1852. It was raised to the status of priory in 1855, and to abbey in 1861. The abbey was founded on the pilgrimage site of Marie Desclassan's tomb, who lived in there eremitic life in 1109-1117.

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Founded: 1852
Category: Religious sites in France

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Jean jacques Daries (6 months ago)
Un lieu de calme et de bien être ! Dommage que l'on ne puisse plus s'y rendre en méditation !!!
patrice cadene (7 months ago)
Really gorgeous
Antoine Giraud (7 months ago)
Former Trappist abbey taken over by the village of François. Beautiful place of reception with a beautiful project under construction allowing to preserve the places
Nano Fajardo (8 months ago)
Peace silence nature prayers meals nature kindness respect patience maybe more listening is lacking
Camille Vigouroux (11 months ago)
Ideal for resting, being with oneself, and sharing a healthy human and spiritual conviviality.
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