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Monastery Maulbronn

Monastery Maulbronn

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SB636 EAN: 9783870296360
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The history of the Cistercian Abbey of Maulbronn already began at the beginning of the 12th century near Mühlacker in Germany. The Knight Walther von Lomersheim wanted to found a new monastery here, but then he had to transfer it because the original location turned out to be unsuitable. An up to then completely uninhabited area in the Salzach Valley was chosen. There is a legend about the choice of location and foundation of the monastery, according to which the monks, who already belonged to the monastery at that time, sent a mule away. When the mule stopped at a spring in order to quench its thirst, the monks considered this to be a sign that they should establish their new monastery here. Nowadays the Donkey Fountain and the mule in the coat-of-arms of the town of Maulbronn still remind one of this legend. The Romanesque basilica of Maulbronn was already founded in the middle of the 12th century, and this formed the centre of the monas

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