Cosmology and Calendar

Cosmology

The Astral Sea encompasses the heavens and all they contain. Flashes of color, streaks of light, and strange blossoms in the dark of night excite the imagination of the world’s inhabitants. Crossing the dome of the world is the Ring of Ao, a wide swath of golden dust stretching from one horizon to the next. During the day, the ring is faint; at night, it is a brilliant belt of scintillating specks weaving through the heavens. Two moons hang like jewels in the night sky, one huge (Khonsu), the other small and distant (Elatha), Each moon moves through its phases waxing and waning in its own time. Farther out lie the stars. silent guardians of the greatest mysteries. Mortals gather these distant lights into constellations. making of them gods, omens. and portents of events to come. Finally, beyond even the stars, lie the farthest reaches, the endless expanse of the Astral Sea.

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Calendar of Cabral

The common calendar of L├ęsonne, it was created by the wizard Cabral. Which was developed during the reign of King Galifar II, called “the Dark”, and places it’s year 1 at the year of the founding of the Kingdom of Galifar (Year of the Kingdom or YK) so all dates prior to that year are negative numbers and all dates after are positive. A YK (Year of the Kingdom) is a measure of time which lasts 365 days, there are 12 months in a year and 7 days in a week. They are as followed.

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A day is a unit of time lasting 24 hours. There are 7 days in a week, and 365 days in a year.

The days of the week, in order, are:

1. Morndas

2. Tirdas

3. Middas

4. Turdas

5. Fredas

6. Loredas

7. Sundas

Cosmology and Calendar

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