Raksha

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Raksha
Raksha
Birthplace Unknown
Lifetime Unknown
Race Leonin
Sources The Moons of Mirrodin,The Fifth Dawn

Raksha was the kha, or leader, of the leonin tribe of Mirrodin. [1] He was a childhood "friend" of Slobad, who was used as his training partner (but more often than not he served as a punching bag). Raksha often wore the 'Mask of Suns', a Leonin battle artifact fashioned by the first kha and most legendary of Leonin, Dakan, and said to contain his strength and cunning. [2]

Like Glissa, Raksha was attacked by Memnarch's minions to check if he had the planeswalker's spark. During the fight, his beloved was killed.

After Memnarch's defeat, he was sent back to his own native plane, which is still unknown.

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  1. Rei Nakazawa. (May 03, 2004.) “The Breaking Fifth Dawn”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
  2. Magic Arcana. (May 10, 2004.) “Mask of Suns”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.