Awavan

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Culture and Locations

Awavan is a Vaman kingdom which is ruled by a varhas. They have no state religion, being a secular monarchy, and allow small populations of other religious peoples with the exclusion of Akanists. Like most Vaman kingdoms, they focus on the potential, values, and achievements of humans. Awavan are known to place a focus on education, valuing scientific and magical learning and knowledge. Its capital is Noushon.

Awavan is mostly temperate forest, with some temperate grassland to the south. The Dustwater flows in from Sacre, and Larnoun flows in from the Sacres Plains. It has a small area of access to the North Augair and the rest of its shores meet the Vaman Sea. Lake Vomor is found near the middle.

Demonym: Awavan, Awavans

Population: 6,900,000

  • Awavan Kingdom
    • Noushon, capital, 66,000
    • Mahar, 32,000
    • Vorhour, 26,000

History and Relations

Awavan was a part of the confederation of Vaman Kingdoms that came together around 400AL, and this alliance outlawed Akanism and started the secular governmental system Vaman uses today, but by around 650AL the alliance broke apart as the kings began to fight with one another for more power. Awavan broke away around 650AL. The main ethnic group in Awavan is Vaman with some old blood from Into. They are friendly with Monar, Toussin, and Varoicca. They export grain, iron, glass, and Vaman Purple pigment.

Military and Art

Awavan utilises mage engineers in warfare, combining magic with artillery to become a formidable force. They are known to be efficient and tactical, using information to win conflicts with minimal effort. Common architectural features include crowned battlements, slender structures, and agoras, and common artforms include glassblowing, smithing, and the spoken word.