Amadaine 1 (June 8)
- 998 NE - Ba'alzamon gives orders in a gathering of Darkfriends concerning Rand, Mat, and Perrin.
- 999 NE - Perrin's party leaves the Stone of Tear and enters the Tairen Waygate.
- 999 NE - Elayne and Nynaeve leave for Tanchico aboard the Wavedancer, where Elayne finds some Windfinders can channel.
- 999 NE - News of Rand and of Mazrim Taim's escape reach Tar Valon. Siuan Sanche assembles the Hall. The novice Sahra Covenry is killed by the Black Ajah.
- 999 NE - Rand leaves Tear with Moiraine, Lan, Mat, Egwene, Aviendha, and the Aiel. They use a portal stone that takes them to Chaendaer. Rand, Mat, Moiraine, and Aviendha enter Rhuidean. Rand goes through the glass columns and Mat enters the doorframe ter'angreal. Egwene starts her training with the Wise Ones.