[LOE-dril] Father of Peasants and Volcanoes, The Low Fire Doraddi pantheon – One of the Old Gods Lunar Pantheon Solar pantheon Teshnos – One of the Sacred five gods. This god is brother to Dayzatar and Yelm, and father of the three Lowfires. Where Dayzatar sought mysticism, and Yelm suffered to prove his worth, Lodril ..
[dae-HOR] The King of Below, Lord of Spirits Doraddi pantheon – One of the Old Gods Uz pantheons Child of Father of Demons & Mother of Space All the thousands of spirits which inhabit the senseless darkness answer the beck and call of this formless and shapeless deity. Cloaked ever in shadow and muttering in ..
[YEHLM] Sun god and emperor Lunar Pantheon Solar pantheon Doraddi pantheon – One of the Old Gods Teshnos pantheon – One of the Sacred five gods. Yelm is the god of the Middle Fire and brother of Lodril and Dayzatar. Yelm was not always bound to his path in the sky, but once traveled freely. ..
[yahn-MOR-lah] Grandmother Earth Doraddi pantheon – One of the Old Gods Yanmorla is the Wise Woman of Pamalt‘s Gods Council. She receives and comforts the souls of the dead and is sometimes paired with Cronisper. Her doorstep is guarded by the Earth Witch. She is usually represented as an old woman wrapped in a red ..
[yoo-LEHR-ee-ah] Goddess of love and former Celestial Court goddess of life Celestial Court Doraddi pantheon Orlanthi pantheon Solar pantheon Uleria represents Love in all its forms: eros, agape, lust, platonic, etc. She commands those powers which bring things or people together. She may be the only deity of the Celestial Court to survive the Great ..
Eastern Pantheon Lunar Pantheon Orlanthi Pantheon Doraddi Pantheon Uz Pantheon Solar pantheon Many gods, such as Orlanth, the Red Goddess, and the Trickster, have thief aspects. Many thieves worship no gods at all, depending instead on their own skills and wit to evade detection. But there are a few small cults wholly devoted to robbery ..
[SIK-ahn-ohs] Doraddi pantheon — the bad wind, the dust storm Sikkanos is the enemy of mankind; the deadly breath of the Nargan Desert. He sends flaming monsters or poison winds from the desert’s heart. In Pamaltelan combat rituals each spring one warrior dresses in this god’s fashion — red ragged furs crusted with blood, carrying ..
[sehl-ARN] Thief god of Afadjann Doraddi pantheon The thieves of Afadjann, an important Fonritian kingdom, maintain traditions founded during the Great Darkness. Their secret society abides by ironbound rules, ruthlessly enforces the order’s laws, and encourages a calculated hostility against whatever authorities currently rule Afadjann. Selarn himself is shown as a tiny man gripping a ..
[rass-OUT] the plains hunter Doraddi pantheon see also Hunter Rasout is the hunter god of the Pamaltelan veldt. Each of his worshipers will, at least once in their life, see the Runthing — the prey which can never be caught. His carved image is that of a young man with runes carved upon his chest ..
Aldryami and Doraddi pantheons — children of the earth These beings are the personification of an entire region. They can be a forest, a grassland, or a swamp. They appear when times are either especially bad or especially good, and they can be contacted by shamans. When illustrated, each plant brother is shown as a ..
[PAM-ahlt] Earth-king of Pamaltela Doraddi pantheon Pamalt, the ruler of the Southern Continent, is the son of the primal earth. His duties encompass those which keep the land alive, and his worshipers are devoted to aiding their god, accepting their share of his responsibilities in their own worlds. They are the working men of the ..
God of Coercion and Slavery [OHM-pah-lom] Chaos pantheon Doraddi pantheon This deity is the corruption of the powers of the Center, where all should be balanced and harmonious but instead are used by Ompalam for self-gain and tyrannical exploitation. He is recognized in Pamaltela as the god of absolute rule, who teaches that slavery is ..
Doraddi pantheon The Old Gods is a collective term describing those deities which once ruled in Pamaltela. Most were crippled or destroyed, but a few remain as advisors or old friends of Pamalt. The Old Gods are: Annilla Artmal Bolongo Cronisper Dehore Earth Witch Lodril Magasta Yanmorla Yelm Write up Page Year Runes Personal Rune ..
[n’YAHNK-uh] Doraddi pantheon — mother of life and childbirth During the Green Age, Mother Nyanka walked across the world and blessed the land. When the Bad Times came, the land dried up, and the people saw the true meaning of her blessing. Every place where Mother Nyanka had slept during her journeys became a green ..
[noe-RROO-mah] Doraddi pantheon — the chieftain of magic Noruma knows all the spells and spirits of the world. The Horned God creates shamans, but Noruma trains and teaches them. He is usually shown as a man wearing an animal skin, carrying a tall drum, a double-gourd canteen, and wearing a string of flints. Write up ..
Goddess of Fighting, Quakebeasts, and Earthquakes Orlanthi pantheon Doraddi pantheon This goddess is often called the Earth Shaker. She is the sister of Ernalda, and was once generous and kind. Maran took no husband or lover. When the troubles of the Gods War came, she took the title of Gor, and became an object of ..
[mah-HOE-may] The Hearth Fire, one of the Lowfires Orlanthi pantheon Solar pantheon Doraddi pantheons Mahome is the common fire. She has befriended man, but refused the beasts her comfort. She is the servant of the gods, and prepares the meals for their mighty feastings. Amongst the Orlanthi, she is one of the traditional household goddesses ..
[mah-GAH-stah] King of the sea gods, the churner, and master of life and death within the depths. Lord of all sea gods. Doraddi pantheon – One of the Old Gods Merman pantheon Sea pantheon Magasta is the son of Daliath and Framanthe. He is the moving force of life in the waters. His vast family ..
Servants of humanity Doraddi pantheon Orlanthi pantheon Solar pantheon The Lowfires are those types of fire which are known to mankind: the hearth, the workfire, and wildfire. They are esteemed by primitives, valued by barbarians, despised by sun and sky worshipers, and revered as companions by commoners. Write up Page Year Runes PersonalRune Notes Cults ..
[kerr-AHN] Doraddi pantheon — the Cloud-Bearer, the good wind Keraun is the goddess of the east wind which blows rain clouds across Pamaltela. She is a friend, servant, or wife of Pamalt. She is usually shown as a woman bearing waterskins and riding upon the swallows which fly before the storm. Write up Page Year ..
[zh’MEE-zheh] Doraddi pantheon — the homeless god, the wanderer Jmijie is the spirit of travel who inspires Pamalt’s people to wander across their vast, peaceful plains. Occasionally a worshiper of Jmijie is stricken and overcome by the wanderlust curse to travel from home to seek new places and experiences. Jmijie is illustrated by a figure ..
[HIGH-kim, MIHK-yuh] Beast Parents Doraddi pantheon Eastern pantheon Hsunchen pantheon Orlanthi pantheon As the Father and Mother of beasts, Hykim and Mikyh are sometimes reputed to be the children of the earth and a dragon. With different paramours this couple produced a large variety of children to populate the elements. They also had children together. ..
The Great Shaman, the horned God Aldryami pantheon Hsunchen pantheon Orlanthi pantheon Doraddi pantheon Praxian pantheon Uz pantheon The Horned Man is the Father of Shamans. During the Great Darkness he sang great runes using his wit, skill, and deadliness, to trick Chaos into letting him go. He sometimes visits young children in their sleep, ..
[GUST-bran] The Bonfire, one of the Lowfires, The Redsmith, The Smith Orlanth pantheon Solar pantheon Doraddi pantheon Also know as Gustbran Redsmith. Gustbran is the fire of the kiln and the furnace Gustbran was born during the crisis of the world when all hope seemed dimmest. Until then he had lived within the folds of ..
Queens of the land Eastern pantheon Aldryami pantheon Orlanthi pantheon Doraddi pantheon Solar pantheon Each region of the world has its own special grain or land goddess. All are similar and each has given birth to their own special grain. Name Region Grain Curu Tarien Squaa Dorasta Ernamola Fonrit Millet Esrola Maniria Oats Everina Peloria ..