—Egwene al'Vere's thoughts on the feast.
The Feast is celebrated in Tarabon, Amadicia, Ghealdan, Andor, Altara, Murandy, Illian, Tear, and Cairhien. In Tear, Illian, and the southern half of Altara, the time between the Feast of Abram and the Feast of Fools is considered the most propitious for a wedding.
The book of Genesis tells the story of Abraham, who was first called Abram. He was renowned for his hospitality to traveling strangers.