Heskalifos (pronounced hehs-KAHL-ee-fohss) is a large center of learning, scholars, and mages in Tharios. It is located on the southwestern side of Tharios, near Jumshida Dawnspeaker's house. It has an expansive library, and plenty of departments for mages and scholars. One if its towers, Phakomathen, is the highest structure in the city, considered Tharios's "pride". A statue of Asaia Birdwinged, a Living Circle goddess, is erected at its peak.
Known departments and halls
- Mages' Hall
This is where the library for magic is located. All accredited mages of Tharios are connected to the Mages' Hall. It is a center of learning for young mages. Kethlun Warder goes to Mages' Hall in order to gain information on his newfound magic. He is tested there. It has a Mages' Museum full of magical artifacts.
Mages: Jumshida Dawnspeaker, Vishaneh Amberglass, and others
- Philosophers' Hall