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The Ainur were the primordial spirits, who existed with Ilúvatar, and with him created the world through The Ainulindalë, The Music of the Ainur. After the creation of Arda, many of the Ainur descended into it to guide and order its growth; of these there were fifteen more powerful than the rest. Fourteen of these great Ainur became the Valar, or Powers of Arda. The fifteenth, Melkor, turned aside from that path and became the first Lord of the Dark Powers.,,

allinye: “The Ainur were the primordial spirits, who existed with Ilúvatar, and with him created the world through The Ainulindalë, The Music of the Ainur. After the creation of Arda, many of the.

The genealogy of the Ainur. The God-spirits of Middle-Earth. Much of this information comes from the MERP expansion of the fandom by  Iron Crown Enterprises and Tolkien Enterprises. Hope you l...

The genealogy of the Ainur. The God-spirits of Middle-Earth. Much of this information comes from the MERP expansion of the fandom by Iron Crown Enterprises and Tolkien Enterprises.

The Balrogs - J.R.R. Tolkien's mythology

*Semi-unrelated rant* - In the extended version of ROTK, Gandalf's staff is broken by the Witch-King of Angmar, but that should be impossible because Gandalf is one of the Maiar and thus could technically have battled Sauron on equal terms.

Dragons - J.R.R. Tolkien's Mythology

Yes, but ancalagon was said to be so big that his wings blotted out the sun so I still think the mountain sized one is a possibility.