Quest: Angakok - Frozen Adlivun (98) ;
An Inuit sorcerer in Greenland. She looks like a young girl, but her real age is well over 80 years old. She stays near Adlivun entrance and delivers the messages of the goddess Sedna to the people. The villagers are welcoming to foreigner Erik and his crew, but prohibit them from entering Adlivun. Although for some reason, they are very welcoming to other adventurers.
Frozen Adlivun Quest
Location: Near the entrance to Frozen Adlivun
Beyond Atlantica, history and legend:
The Angakkuq (Inuktitut), Angatkuq (Inuvialuktun), Angakok or Ilisitsok (Kalaallisut) is the intellectual and spiritual figure among the Inuit
and corresponds to a shaman
. Not only the Inuit, but also other Eskimo cultures know similar mediator persons. Shamanism among Eskimo peoples has many forms and variants, like Eskimo cultures themselves.
Amongst the Inuit, there are notions comparable to laws:
tirigusuusiit, things to avoid
maligait, things to follow
piqujait, things to do
If these three are not obeyed, then the Angakkuq may need to intervene with the offending party in order to avoid harmful consequence to the person or group