Aran'gar Rap Sheet
(information taken from Encyclopedia
aka: Halima Saranov
One of the new Forsaken. Known in Salidar as Halima
Saranov. Although a woman, she channels saidin. (she is Balthamel reborn)
She has green eyes, ivory skin, an oval
face and glossy black hair. (LoC,Prologue) She is beautiful and voluptuous with
green eyes and long black hair. (ACoS,Ch12)
- After their debacle at the Eye of the
World, the Great Lord captures Aginor's and Balthamel's souls giving them new
bodies and new names, Osan'gar and Aran'gar. They are introduced to their new
boss, Shaidar Haran. (LoC,Prologue)
- Aran'gar gets a new identity as
Halima Saranov, friend of Cabriana Mecandes. (LoC,Ch30)
- Halima Saranov arrives in Salidar and
joins Delana as her secretary. She claims to have known Cabriana Mecandes and
has information about the White Tower's plans. (LoC,Ch30)
- Halima tells Delana to support all
the factions of the Sitters. She tells Delana to try to get Logain gentled or
- Halima dances with Mat. She is
shocked when her channeling flows disappear as they touch Mat. (LoC,Ch44)
- Aran'gar frees Moghedien from the a'dam
necklace and tells her to "vanish as quickly and silently as Logain
did." She tells Moghedien that she is summoned to Shayol Ghul. (LoC,Epilogue)
- Halima brings Egwene a note from
Delana which says that she is putting before the Hall a motion to declare
Elaida Black Ajah because Halima's account from Cabriana. Halima gives Egwene
a neck rub. (ACoS,Ch12)
- Halima has moved into Egwene's tent.
- Aran'gar buries a body in the snow.
She thinks about tonight's dreams. She could wipe out all these Aes Sedai, but
the Great Lord would not be pleased. (TPoD,Ch16)
- Halima accompanies Delana to the
meeting between the Sitters and the Andorans and Murandians. (TPoD,Ch17)
- Halima watches as Egwene talks with
- Halima has a lengthy discussion with
Delana on the way back to the camp. (TPoD,Ch19)
- Moridin brings Cyndane to a meeting
with Demandred, Graendal, Osan'gar and Aran'gar. He has Cyndane report on
Rand's plans to cleanse saidin then orders the others to follow Rand
and take him or kill him. (WH,Ch13)
- Aran'gar, Cyndane, Demandred,
Graendal, Moghedien and Osan'gar respond to the call of the Choedan Kal and
Travel to Shadar Logoth to stop Rand. Aran'gar confronts Eben, Daigian,
Beldeine and Nesune, but Eben detects her channeling saidin and leaps
at her. (WH,Ch35)
- Egwene confides in Halima about some
of her plans. When she sends Halima out for a private conversation with Siuan,
Halima is clearly angry and Egwene's headache begins immediately. (CoT,Ch18)
- The night after the Sitters discuss
an alliance with the Black Tower Halima is not around. She returns the late in
the night seeming agitated. (CoT,Ch20)
- Halima leaves early in the morning
the day of Egwene's mission to Tar Valon. (CoT,Ch30)
- LoC,Prologue - Osan'gar thinks that
Aran'gar's recklessness makes Lanfear seem cautious.
- ACoS,Ch11 - Theodrin and Faolain tell
Egwene no one saw anyone but Halima near Marigan's tent.
- ACoS,Ch11 - Lelaine and Romanda
complain to Egwene that Delana wants Elaida declared Black Ajah based on
stories from Halima.
- ACoS,Ch12 - Egwene's headaches began
the day after Logain escaped, the first time she talked to Halima.
- ACoS,Ch25 - While a captive of
Shaidar Haran, Moghedien has a recurring nightmare of Aran'gar freeing her
only to be sent to Shayol Ghul and mindtrapped.
- WH,Ch10 - Egwene tells Nynaeve and
Elayne that Halima's massages keep her headaches under control.
- CoT,Ch20 - Halima's massages help
Egwene's headaches, but she always has dark and troubled dreams afterwards.