Order of Premontre, Premonstratensians, Norbertines, and White Canons

Jamtara

Jamtara

St. Norbert Priory, the first house of the Norbertine Order in India, was started at Jamtara, in the suburbs of Jabalpur as a daughter house of Berne Abbey.  The Novitiate was established at Jamtara, Jabalpur, in 1962.  St. Norbert Priory at Jamtara, Jabalpur, was raised to the status of a Subcanonry on 1976-07-31 and declared as an autonomous Canonry on 1984-02-15.  On 2000-10-07, St. Norbert Priory was elevated to the status of St. Norbert Abbey.  India, Madhya Pradesh, Diocese of Jabalpur.

Abbot: Rev.mus D. Thomas Benzes

Dependent Houses:
Indara
Mumbai
Nagpur
Pune
Quilon
Trichy

Phone: 0091-0761-260 2761

Fax: 0091-0761-260-4943

Address:
St. Norbert Abbey (Jamtara)
P.O. Box No. 77
Jabalpur - 482 001 / Madhya Pradesh
India

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