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Caras Galadhon

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'''Caras Galadhon''' (pronounced {{IPA|/ˈkaras ˈgalaðon/}}) was the chief city of [[Lórien]].
 
'''Caras Galadhon''' (pronounced {{IPA|/ˈkaras ˈgalaðon/}}) was the chief city of [[Lórien]].
  
Caras Galadhon was in the '''Naith''' of Lórien, in the heart of the [[Silvan Elves|Silvan Elven]] realm. It was built in the middle of, on top of, and out of the [[mallorn]] trees that [[Galadriel]] had brought with her from [[Valinor]], and was the residence of [[Celeborn]] and Galadriel.
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Caras Galadhon was in the '''Naith''' of Lórien, in the heart of the [[Silvan Elves|Silvan Elven]] realm. It was built in the middle of, on top of, and out of the [[mallorn]] trees that [[Galadriel]] had brought with her from [[Valinor]], and was the residence of [[Celeborn, Lord of Lórien|Celeborn]] and Galadriel.
  
 
In some printings of [[The Lord of the Rings]], ''Caras Galadhon'' may be misspelled as ''Caras Galadon''.
 
In some printings of [[The Lord of the Rings]], ''Caras Galadhon'' may be misspelled as ''Caras Galadon''.

Revision as of 14:32, 23 November 2005

Caras Galadhon (pronounced /ˈkaras ˈgalaðon/) was the chief city of Lórien.

Caras Galadhon was in the Naith of Lórien, in the heart of the Silvan Elven realm. It was built in the middle of, on top of, and out of the mallorn trees that Galadriel had brought with her from Valinor, and was the residence of Celeborn and Galadriel.

In some printings of The Lord of the Rings, Caras Galadhon may be misspelled as Caras Galadon.

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During the events of the War of the Ring, the Fellowship of the Ring was brought through Lórien to Caras Galadhon, and there met the lords of the Galadhrim.

During the Fourth Age, after Galadriel had left Lórien, Caras Galadhon was ruled by a lonely Celeborn as capital of a Lórien which now spanned both sides of the river Anduin, but at some point during the age he left for Valinor was well, and Caras Galadhon slowly became depopulated.