• -5730 DR
  • Through the great psion mystic Laszik Silvermind, the deity Auppenser delivers to the people of Jhaamdatha plan for the empire's growth and prosperity. Jhaamdath quickly enacts Auppenser's first divine percept, outlawing slavery throughout the land. »

  • -5690 DR
  • An aged Laszik Silvermind mysteriously vanishes and is believed to have ascended whole to serve Auppenser's side. »

  • c. -700 DR
  • Over the next three hundred years, increasing numbers of slaves escape Calimshan and Tethyr with aid from psiarchs and monastic servants of the deity Auppenser. »

  • -276 DR [Year of Overflowing Casks]
  • Hundreds of dissenters among the church of Auppenser are imprisoned in Jhaamdath. Some are publicly executed for treason, but most are released after being altered with mind-affecting psionics that instill loyalty to Emperor Dharien. Church protest over the new regime declines, and many members go into hiding. »

  • -273 DR [Year of the Dancing Faun]
  • The Jhaamdathan emperor, Dharien, orders the military to seize those udoxias still in possession of the church of Auppenser. Hundreds of citizens loyal to the church bar the military from entering the temple. After a short standoff the emperor concedes, ordering his troops to stand down. »