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In the fictional writings of J. R. R. Tolkien, the Undying Lands are a realm inhabited by immortal beings. It includes the continent of Aman and the island of Tol Eressëa. J. R. R. Tolkien in 1916. ... AMAN (A.M.A.N.) is a television comedy series aired by ANT1 in Greece. ... In J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional Middle-earth, Tol Eressëa is a large island, where the mallorn trees come from. ...


The treacherous Sauron deceived Ar-Pharazôn, last king of Númenor, into thinking the ruler of the Undying Lands would himself be undying, and the king prepared to invade. To prevent this, Ilúvatar destroyed Númenor and placed the Undying Lands beyond the reach of mortals, although Elves could still sail there. A few others have been said to have made the journey by special permission: the Hobbits Bilbo Baggins, Frodo Baggins and Sam Gamgee, the Dwarf Gimli and several others with mortal blood: Earendil, his father Tuor and his wife Elwing. The main part of this article relates to the last versions of Middle-earths history, and as such may controvert parts of The Silmarillion. ... In the fictional universe of J. R. R. Tolkien, Ar-Pharazôn the Golden (3118 - 3319 S.A., r. ... Númenor is a fictional location from J. R. R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth and is intended to be his version of Atlantis. ... Eru (the One), also called Ilúvatar (the Father of All), is the name in the legendarium of J.R.R. Tolkien for the supreme God, the creator of the angels ( Ainur) and the universe ( Eä). ... The Elves (always pluralized as such, never Elfs) are one of the races that appear in the work of J. R. R. Tolkien. ... This is one fans idea of a typical Hobbit. ... Bilbo Baggins is the central character of J. R. R. Tolkiens The Hobbit. ... Frodo Baggins is the main fictional character of J. R. R. Tolkiens monumental and mythological novel, The Lord of the Rings. ... Samwise Gamgee portrayed by Sean Astin Samwise Gamgee (T.A. 2980-?; S.R. 1380-?), a character from J. R. R. Tolkiens fantasy world Middle-earth, is Frodo Baggins servant who proves to be the most loyal of the Fellowship of the Ring. ... The Dwarves of J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth are beings of short stature, often friendly with Hobbits although long suspicious of Elves. ... Gimli is a fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth. ...


An army of men from Numenor also landed briefly in the Undying Lands, but they had been forbidden from doing so, and were buried beneath falling mountains for this transgression.


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Valinor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (715 words)
Tolkien's legendarium, Valinor (meaning Land of the Valar) is the realm of the Valar in Aman, the place to which they moved after being driven from Almaren by Melkor.
It was also known as the Undying Lands as only immortal souls were allowed to reside there, with some exceptions when it came to the bearers of the One Ring, and it is said, Gimli also accompanied his friend Legolas to these lands.
After the destruction of Númenor, the Undying Lands were removed from Arda so that Men could not reach them and only the Elves could go there by the Straight Road and in ships capable of passing out of the Spheres of the earth.
Undying Lands - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (168 words)
Tolkien, the Undying Lands are a realm inhabited by immortal beings.
The treacherous Sauron deceived Ar-Pharazôn, last king of Númenor, into thinking the ruler of the Undying Lands would himself be undying, and the king prepared to invade.
An army of men from Númenor also landed briefly in the Undying Lands, but they had been forbidden from doing so, and were buried beneath falling mountains for this transgression.
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