Name UrAmaj
UrAmaj the Cook
Race urRu
Occupation Cook
Skeksis counterpart SkekAyuk
Era(s) Great Division
Garthim Wars
Jen's quest
Residence Valley of the urRu

UrAmaj was the urRu's Cook, and counterpart to skekAyuk the Gourmand. He was a close friend of urNol the Herbalist, and the two of them would attend to the greater and lesser balances of the bodies and spirits of their companions. He approached his work slowly, blending the flavours and textures of various food till the desired soothing properties were attained.[1] UrAmaj's meals however was disliked by Jen, as he was unable to cook Gelfling food.[2]


  1. Froud, B. & Llewellyn, J. J., (2003) The World of the Dark Crystal. Pavilion Books. ISBN 1-86205-624-2
  2. Smith, A. C. H., & Odell, D. (1982). The Dark Crystal. Holt, Rinehart and Winston . ISBN 0030624363