Lord of Light Setting & Symbolism

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The Celestial City

This is a large domed city in the polar region of the planet where the gods live. Beside the city, also under the dome, is a wilderness forest.

Uratha

Uratha is what the people of the planet call Earth, which has "vanished" after some kind of catastrophe. The first settlers of the planet came in a spaceship from Earth.

Keenset

This is a city which is the location of the first major battle between Sam and the gods.

Hellwell

This is a giant mountain cavern built by the first settlers to hold the Rakasha, the original inhabitants of the planet. When Sam frees the Rakasha to fight with him against the gods, some of the gods come to Hellwell and fight them.

Mahartha

Mahartha is a city near where Sam had been living in isolation for many years as a prince. He comes to Mahartha...

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