Mahendren refers to all the lands which used to belong to the Mahen Empire, mostly those lands along the east and west coasts of the large inland sea known (along its east coast) as The Salt, or also called el Salut in the lands along its west coast.
Although the Mahen empire has long since collapsed due to internal political intrigue, and left the lands and communities of Eh-Mahendren to self governance, many of the principles the of the Maheni are still maintained in many places, especially principles of equality and egalitarianism amongst peoples. Although there are exceptions, in most places an individual person can rise to rank or privilege based on their own temperament and skill, and not be prejudged by their race or gender. This is not to say inequalities do not exist in these regions, disparities in resources, wealth, education and even technology do exist throughout the region, criminals take advantage, murder and steal in almost every city. And in some places even the old landed gentries are creeping back…