One of the new Forsaken. Although a woman, she channels saidin.

Possible Spoilers#

The Great Lord gave Balthamel this new body. Known in Salidar as Halima Saranov.

Physical Description#

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) She wears blue-slashed green silk that leaves half her bosom on display and fits much too snugly over hips that she rolls blatantly. (KoD,Ch23)

Points of View#

See the list of Aran'gar's chapter points of view.

Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#

Other References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Prologue - Osan'gar thinks that Aran'gar's recklessness makes Lanfear seem cautious.
  2. In A Crown of Swords
    1. ACoS,Ch11 - Theodrin and Faolain tell Egwene no one saw anyone but Halima near Marigan's tent.
    2. ACoS,Ch11 - Lelaine and Romanda complain to Egwene that Delana wants Elaida declared Black Ajah based on stories from Halima.
    3. ACoS,Ch12 - Egwene's headaches began the day after Logain escaped, the first time she talked to Halima.
    4. 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.
  3. In Winters Heart
    1. WH,Ch10 - Egwene tells Nynaeve and Elayne that Halima's massages keep her headaches under control.
  4. In Crossroads of Twilight
    1. CoT,Ch20 - Halima's massages help Egwene's headaches, but she always has dark and troubled dreams afterwards.
  5. In The Gathering Storm
    1. TGS,Prologue - Graendal gets information about the rebels from Aran'gar.
    2. TGS,Ch8 - Siuan tells Egwene about Delana and Halima.
    3. TGS,Ch12 - Weeks later, Egwene is still creeped out over Halima.
    4. TGS,Ch25 - Sheriam silently thanks Romanda. Her torments ended when Halima fled the rebel camp.
  6. In Towers of Midnight
    1. ToM,Ch5 - Moridin is angry over the death of Aran'gar but Graendal talks him into another chance.
    2. ToM,Epilogue - Shaidar Haran blames Graendal for the death of Aran'gar and other failings.