Pronunciation: al-LAN-nah mos-VANH-nie

An Aes Sedai of the Green Ajah. She is Arafellin. Her two Warder are Ihvon and Owein.

Possible Spoilers#

She also bonds Rand as a Warder.

Physical Description#

She is shy at heart but works at being fierce. (NS,Ch3) She is dark and fiery. (TGH,Ch4) She is beautiful with long black hair and penetrating dark eyes. (TSR,Ch31) She is slim, dark and pretty. (ACoS,Ch2) She has big, dark, penetrating eyes. (ACoS,Ch34) She wears a gray riding dress slashed with green. (KoD,Ch21)

Alanna Mosvani by Richard Boyé

Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#

Other References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In The Great Hunt
    1. TGH,Ch4 - Alanna Mosvani is Green Ajah.
  2. In The Dragon Reborn
    1. TDR,Ch25 - Egwene, Elayne and Nynaeve discuss whether or not they can trust Alanna.
    2. TDR,Ch29 - Nynaeve asks Siuan about Alanna's curious request for penance. Siuan says she is Arafellin and they sometimes have a strange sense of honor.
  3. In The Shadow Rising
    1. TSR,Ch31 - Perrin recalls that Egwene told him Elaida and Alanna showed inordinate interest in Rand.
    2. TSR,Ch33 - Verin warns Perrin not to trust Alanna.
    3. TSR,Ch42 - Verin tells Perrin and Faile that Perrin's injury is beyond her ability to Heal. They need Alanna.
    4. TSR,Ch43 - Alanna is much better at Healed than Verin is.
  4. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Ch16 - Rand can feel that Alanna is in the New City.
    2. LoC,Ch17 - After Traveling to Cairhien Rand can still vaguely feel Alanna somewhere to the west.
    3. LoC,Ch18 - Rand never feels alone because of the presence of Alanna and Lews Therin whispering to him.
    4. LoC,Ch19 - When he returns to Caemlyn Rand immediately feels Alanna.
    5. LoC,Ch26 - Near Caemlyn Rand can feel Alanna strongly.
    6. LoC,Ch28 - When Rand returns to Caemlyn from Cairhien he can sense Alanna much more strongly.
    7. LoC,Ch28 - Padan Fain can feel Alanna's bond to Rand.
    8. LoC,Ch33 - Rand tells Mat that Alanna and Verin are in Caemlyn with Bodewhin and the other Two Rivers girls.
    9. LoC,Ch42 - Rand goes to the Black Tower to warn them that there are more Aes Sedai in Caemlyn than just Verin and Alanna. He can sense that Alanna is not at Culain's Hound and is certain that she is at The Crown of Roses.
    10. LoC,Ch43 - Merana and Alanna are about the same strength. Merana was a novices for five years while Alanna took six. Merana, however, is much older so she naturally holds precedence.
    11. LoC,Ch43 - Merana had already worn the shawl ten years when Alanna was born.
    12. LoC,Ch45 - Rand tells Perrin that Alanna and Verin are in Caemlyn with the Two Rivers girls.
    13. LoC,Ch50 - From the feel of Alanna's bond, Rand thinks Merana and her embassy are about halfway from Caemlyn to Cairhien.
  5. In A Crown of Swords
    1. ACoS,Ch7 - Lews Therin is puzzled by Alanna's bond to Rand.
    2. ACoS,Ch9 - Merana sent a message to Sheriam from Caemlyn - Verin and Alanna joined them with the Two Rivers girls. Alanna formed an "attachment" to Rand. Egwene does not know what that means and does not trust Alanna.
    3. ACoS,Ch19 - When Cadsuane is told that Alanna bonded Rand, she frowns hard. Merana thinks she might have wanted to bond him herself.
    4. ACoS,Ch33 - Min finally barges in on Rand because Alanna is frantic.
    5. ACoS,Ch34 - Min has a viewing of Alanna, Bera, Faeldrin, Merana and Rafela in Rand's hand. They are his.
    6. ACoS,Ch41 - Rand has nightmares about Alanna trying to soothe him.
    7. ACoS,Ch41 - When Rand awakes he feels that Alanna is afraid for him.
  6. In The Path of Daggers
    1. TPoD,Ch12 - Alanna is Arafellin.
    2. TPoD,Ch12 - Alanna has been Aes Sedai nearly forty years.
    3. TPoD,Ch12 - Sorilea was concerned about punishing Alanna for fear of harming Rand (through the bond), but Cadsuane assures her that will not happen.
    4. TPoD,Ch13 - Rand is finding it easier to ignore Alanna's presence in his head.
    5. TPoD,Ch27 - Rand can feel that Alanna has been punished by the Wise Ones.
    6. TPoD,Ch29 - Rand can feel that Alanna was outside the palace when the explosion occurred.
  7. In Winters Heart
    1. WH,Prologue - Back in Cairhien, Rand can feel that Alanna is sulking.
    2. WH,Ch12 - Rand tells Elayne, Aviendha and Min that Alanna already bonded him.
    3. WH,Ch22 - Rand can still feel Aviendha, Elayne and Alanna in his head, but not as strongly as Min.
    4. WH,Ch32 - Rand feels Alanna suddenly move far north. The next day he feels her move to the southeast and knows that she is in Tear or Haddon Mirk.
  8. In Crossroads of Twilight
    1. CoT,Ch23 - In Tear, Verin sees Alanna and Rafela, but avoids them per Cadsuane's instructions.
  9. In The Gathering Storm
    1. TGS,Ch1 - Rand can sense Alanna through the bond.
  10. In A Memory of Light
    1. AMoL,Ch3 - Rand can feel that Alanna is still to the north of the Field of Merrilor.