Chachin is the capital of Kandor. It is a city in the mountains with the Aesdaishar Palace atop the highest. The city is surrounded by three ringwalls and a drymoat spanned by two dozen bridges. The road from Canluum enters at the Bridge of Sunrise. The buildings are roofed with colorful glazed tiles. The banner of Chachin is a prancing Red Horse.



References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In New Spring
    1. NS,Ch16 - Lan, Bukama and Ryne agree to travel to Chachin to seek out Edeyn Arrel.
    2. NS,Ch17 - After Canluum, Moiraine's next targets are in Chachin and in a village on the way there.
    3. NS,Ch18 - Moiraine sends Siuan on to Chachin planning to follow the next morning.
    4. NS,Ch19 - Moiraine asks Lan, Bukama and Ryne to escort her to Chachin.
    5. NS,Ch22 - General description of the city.
    6. NS,Ch22 - Moiraine, Lan, Bukama and Ryne arrive in Chachin.
    7. NS,Ch23 - Moiraine spends most of the day searching the rougher part of Chachin for Siuan, but she is staying at an upscale inn, The Evening Star.
    8. NS,Epilogue - After Moiraine bonds Lan, they return to Chachin, then head to Arafel.
  2. In The Great Hunt
    1. TGH,Ch22 - Moiraine bonded Lan after he escorted her to Chachin.
  3. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Ch15 - In Chachin, Myrelle discovers a former novice posing as Green Ajah. The poor girl probably wishes she were stilled and dead before Myrelle is through with her.
    2. LoC,Ch20 - There are some large cities that the Ogier did not help build. These include Amador, Chachin, Shol Arbela and Fal Moran.
  4. In Winter's Heart
    1. WH,Prologue - After the attack on Rand in the Sun Palace, Rand Travels to Rhuidean where he asks about Shara. He then Travels to Tear where he asks about Chachin, setting up false trails.
    2. WH,Ch22 - Rand leaves clues pointing to Far Madding in the Aesdaishar Palace in Chachin.