Jehannah is the capital city.
Events During the Series#Since the arrival of the Prophet and his Dragonsworn, Ghealdan has had rapid turnover of rulers.
- King Johanin dies in a hunting accident after he fails to take the Prophet seriously. (TFoH,Ch39)
- Queen Ellizelle dies of poison shortly succeeding King Johanin. (TFoH,Ch39)
- Queen Teresia succeeds Queen Ellizelle and abdicates after only ten days by marrying a commoner merchant, Beron Goraed. (TFoH,Ch39)
References (Possible Spoilers)#
- In The Dragon Reborn
- In The Shadow Rising
- TSR,Ch17 - Siuan receives a report that someone calling himself the Prophet is preaching about the Dragon Reborn in Ghealdan.
- TSR,Ch41 - Raen tells Perrin that his band of TuathaAn traveled from Cairhien to Ghealdan to Andor in the past year.
- TSR,Ch47 - Siuan receives a report that the Masema, whose name is Masema is causing trouble in Ghealdan.
- In The Fires of Heaven
- TFoH,Ch13 - Valan Luca tells Elayne, Nynaeve, Thom and Juilin that he is going to Ghealdan.
- TFoH,Ch17 - Fleeing Sienda and Galad, they join up with Valan Luca and head for Ghealdan.
- TFoH,Ch24 - Elayne tells Egwene that they are still in Amadicia. They will be in Ghealdan in three days.
- TFoH,Ch34 - Moghedien learns that Nynaeve is headed to Ghealdan. She prepares to leave and orders Chesmal and the others to follow her to Ghealdan.
- TFoH,Ch36 - Valan Luca's circus crosses the Eldar River into Ghealdan.
- TFoH,Ch39 - Ghealdan has had four rulers in the half year since Masema arrived - King Johanin, Queen Ellizelle, Queen Teresia and now Queen Alliandre.
- TFoH,Ch49 - Elayne, Nynaeve and the rest of their party leave Ghealdan on the Riverserpent.
- In Lord of Chaos
- In A Crown of Swords
- ACoS,Ch18 - Cadsuane has been living in northern Ghealdan growing roses.
- ACoS,Ch26 - Eamon Valda, Rhadam Asunawa and a thousand Whitecloaks head to Ghealdan to deal with the Prophet.
- ACoS,Ch27 - Rand sends Perrin, Faile, Berelain and a small army to Ghealdan to bring back the Prophet.
- ACoS,Ch40 - Sammael sends a large group of Shaido including Sevanna and all of the channeling Wise Ones to Ghealdan.
- In Winter's Heart
- WH,Ch9 - Much of Ghealdan's economy is based on its first quality alum mines.