Season 4 Episode 8: Andrianjaka - The Indivisible Sun

History of Africa

Mar 13 2023 • 22 mins

Despite being the younger of Ralambo's sons, Andrianjaka inherited the kingdom of Imerina due to his brother's board gaming addiction. He would make the most of this time, with some of the most important developments during his rule including: the foundation of Madagascar's most important city in Antananarivo, the canonization of religious practices surrounding the sampy, and the final expulsion of the remaining Vazimba from the kingdom. Support the show Learn more about your ad choices. Visit