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The Ring of Doom before the gates of Valmar

Map of the Máhanaxar
The Máhanaxar before the gates of Valmar (conjectural)

The Ring of Doom outside the golden western gates of the city of the Valar. Here the Powers gathered to hold their great councils, bathed in the light of the Two Trees while those Trees still stood, and here some of the most momentous decisions of Arda's history were made.

See also...

Aman, Lords of the West

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