MARANA

THE HOSPITAL IN MARANA.
Marana is a small leprosarium on the mountain Kianjasoa slope. It is located 7 km from Fianarantsoa. Just a commonplace if it were not for the fact that this was the place where the Great Son of Polish Nation, supported by his fellow-countrymen, accomplished his pioneer feat - built the first real leper-house. Read more ...
MARANA TODAY.
Father Beyzym’s practice is continued and developed by his followers. Over the years the houses for leper families were built around “his hospital”. The leprosarium itself was modernized by the Raoul Follereau Association. Read more ...
A SHORT VISIT TO MARANA
We covered the distance of 4 km. along the built and well-kept by Marana inhabitants road. It runs through the forest, planted by Marana first patients under the direction of Fr. Dursap SJ and Father Beyzym, the pioneer of the place. Read more ...