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Garuda is the Eagle Guardian of the Beams and the beam counterpart of Aslan.

Garuda's feathers has magic that allows its wielder to fly as demonstrated by Tim Ross. Garuda is named for a large mythical bird or bird-like creature that appears in both Hindu and Buddhist mythology.


The poem for Garuda is sung by Daria to Tim Ross during his mission to find Maerlyn and goes as follows:

"See the Eagle's brilliant eye,"
"And wings on which he holds the sky!"
"He spies the land and spies the sea"
"And even spies a child like me."