Mara was born 45,000 years ago in the city of Thamuz. The evil sorcerer Garn Daanuth sought a mystic crystal in the possession of Mara's father. Mara fled with the crystal while her father Daanuth's men and he was killed. Mara was rescued from her pursuers by Lady Chian and Wyynde, and came to live in Atlantis's City of the Golden Gate. She became an ally of the Atlantean mage Arion on many of his adventures. She accompanied him to safety when Atlantis finally sank.[1]


  • Telepathy
  • Transformation: Under emotional stress, Mara can change shape to become a gigantic white, winged fire-breathing dragon; a horned, winged lion; and likely other beings as well. Her clothing does not transform along with her.


  • Although this character was originally introduced during DC's Earth-One era of publication, their existence following the events of the 1985–86 limited series Crisis on Infinite Earths remains intact. However, some elements of the character's Pre-Crisis history may have been altered or removed for Post-Crisis New Earth continuity, and should be considered apocryphal.