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Years of the Trees 1000

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Years of the Trees 1000 (abbreviated to Y.T. 1000) is the 1000th year of the Trees of Arda. Years of the Trees 1000 was also V.Y. 4500 in Valian Years.

Notable events in this year include:

  • The Valar hold council, for Yavanna and Oromë report that Melkor might rise once more in power. They discuss the Children of Ilúvatar.
  • Varda begins to fashion new stars, and organize them and those already wrought into constellations, over the next fifty years.[1]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "Part Two. The Annals of Aman: Second section of the Annals of Aman", p. 71