Lin's backstory starts when he first got in trouble in a manner similar to most Ledaal children, by poking their nose where it didn't belong because curiosity was too much to bear.
Lin, at young age of 16 was an awakened Essence student of the …
Horal, like Daseod became a good friend to the party quickly after getting past the initial shock of meeting new Solars.
He is a dear friend of Lin's and the two have been know to exchange communication frequently as well as artifact gifts.
Caleridon the Enigmatic Scientist
A very smart and interesting Raksha.
The party met him and agreed to help him talk to the Ocean Father asking permision to build freeholds on the bottom of the sea.