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The Witches of Dathomir or Dathomirians were humans in the Star Wars expanded universe that lived outer rim planet Dathomir. The cover of the 2004 DVD widescreen release of the modified original Star Wars Trilogy. ... The following are fictional planets set in the Star Wars universe. ...

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Background

The Witches of Dathomir were the offspring of weapon manufactures and fallen Jedi Allya who was banished there by the Jedi Council in 600 BBY. Most of the illegal weapons dealers, who were also banished by the Jedi, agreed to having Allya as there leader. The rest of the men were killed or left to die. Allya chose partners who were told to father females. The ones who did were rewarded with power while the ones who had males, were fed to the Rancors Allya had tamed. Her daughters were raised with the force while her sons were made into slaves. Two examples of Jedi, Master Qui-Gon Jinn & his padawan Obi-Wan Kenobi. ... The Jedi Council is a fictional institution from the Star Wars series of films. ... Fans of the fictional Star Wars universe keep track of the dates of key events with a dating system (or calendar) centered around the Battle of Yavin featured in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ...


Before her death Allya authored a work entitled the Book of Law which taught it's readers the laws for her daughter to follow. The last rule in the Book of Law was "Never concede to evil" which enevitably some did, calling themselves the Nightsisters. In the fictional Star Wars universe, the Force is a mystical and binding, ubiquitous power that is the object of the Jedi and Sith monastic orders. ... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ...


Clans

After Allya's death they divided into at least six clans they are:


Dreaming River Clan

The Dreaming River Clan was a Dathomiri Witch clan village based near the Dreaming River on Dathomir.


The Dreaming River Clan's leader was Astrinol Hja. In 12 ABY, the Imperials imprisoned the calm, but were freed shotrly afterwards by Kir Kanos led New Republic sympathizers. Kir Kanos is a fictional character from the Star Wars Expanded Universe, a fervent Imperial loyalist and former Royal Imperial Guardsman in the Dark Horse Crimson Empire comic series. ...


Frenzied River Clan

Frenzied River Clan was a clan of Dathomiri Witches based near the Frenzied River on planet Dathomir.


Great Canyon Clan

Great Canyon Clan was a clan of Dathomiri Witches based near the Great Canyon on planet Dathomir. It accepted males as equals, which was unheard of among the other clans. There is speculation that the clan was possibly made by the Shadow Academy. Young Jedi Knights is a Star Wars series by science fiction writer Kevin J. Anderson and his wife Rebecca Moesta. ...


Singing Mountian Clan

The Singing Mountain Clan was a clan of Dathomiri Witches near the Singing Mountain on Dathomir. Augwynne Djo was the Singing Mountian Clan's leader.


Misty River Clan

The Misty Falls Clan was a clan of Dathomiri Witches based near the Misty Falls on planet Dathomir.


Red Hills Clan

The Red Hills Clan was a clan of Dathomiri Witched based around the Red Hills on Dathomir.


Recent history

The clans lived undisturbed until 340 BBY when Chu'unthor crash landed on Dathomir. Gra'aton, Vulatan and Yoda left Coruscant to save the standed Jedi. After a failed attempt Yoda negotiated a trade with Rell exchanging Jedi teachings, in the form of a disk, for the prisoners. Fans of the fictional Star Wars universe keep track of the dates of key events with a dating system (or calendar) centered around the Battle of Yavin featured in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope. ... The Chuunthor is a fictional starship in the Star Wars universe. ... Jedi Master Graaton is a Jedi from the fictional universe of Star Wars. ... Jedi Master Yoda (896 BBY–4 ABY), voiced by Frank Oz, is a fictional character in the Star Wars universe. ... Coruscant (pronounced //) is the name of a fictional planet in the Star Wars universe. ...


The Empire started constrution of a large prison settlement on Dathomir in 0 BBY. After run-ins with the Nightsisters Palpatine destroyed all starships to prevent there escape, stranding several Imperials whom they took as slaves. In the fictional Star Wars universe, the Galactic Empire was the regime established by Palpatine to replace the Galactic Republic. ... -1... The introduction to this article provides insufficient context for those unfamiliar with the subject matter. ... His Imperial Majesty Emperor Palpatine of the Galactic Empire (82 BBY – 4 ABY, spirit incapacitated 11 ABY), often simply referred to as the Emperor, is one of the main characters and the foremost villain in the fictional Star Wars universe. ... In the fictional Star Wars universe, the Galactic Empire was the regime established by Palpatine to replace the Galactic Republic. ...


Eight BBYs later Chewbacca, Han Solo, Leia Organa, Luke Skywalker, Prince Isolder landed on Dathomir and destroyed the Nightsisters. Luke Skywalked picked up the Jedi disks Yoda left and even accepted several of the to joing the Jedi Praxeum. Chewbacca (or Chewie) (c. ... Han Solo (born 29 BBY), a character in the fictional Star Wars universe, is played by Harrison Ford in the Star Wars film series. ... Her Royal Highness, Princess Leia Organa Solo of Alderaan (born 19 BBY), a fictional character in the Star Wars universe played by actress Carrie Fisher in the films and by Ann Sachs in the 1980s radio drama. ... Luke Skywalker (b. ... Prince Isolder was a bold, yet easily manipulated fictional character in the Star Wars Expanded Universe. ... The Jedi Academy is a fictional training establishment in the Star Wars universe. ...


Appearances

BOOK DESCRIPTION Darth Vader and the Emperor Palpatine are dead, but the Empire lives on and the Rebel Alliance must continue the struggle with dwindling supplies of cash and resources. ... Ewoks: Battle for Endor (1985), retitled Star Wars Ewok Adventures: Battle for Endor for the DVD release, is a made-for-TV movie set in the Star Wars galaxy and sequel to The Ewok Adventure. ... The Jedi Academy Trilogy is a Star Wars series by Kevin J. Anderson. ... The New Jedi Order, also known as New Jedi Order or by its acronym, NJO, is a series of science fiction novels set in the Star Wars universe 25-30 years ABY. Its primary plotline involves an invasion of the Star Wars galaxy by the Yuuzhan Vong, but over the... Young Jedi Knights is a Star Wars series by science fiction writer Kevin J. Anderson and his wife Rebecca Moesta. ...

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