The Jade Empire
The Ashlim was a naga jakla most noted for living in Ryoko Owari Toshi and explaining the importance of pearls and pearl magic to humans.
Ashlim was part of the naga army in the Siege of Sleeping Mountain. He witnessed and mourned the sacrifice of the Shashakar and the rebirth of the Qatol in the Yakamo.
He moved to Ryoko Owari Toshi shortly after the ascension of Togashi and contrary to most people of his race is willing to take human students.