Qaldin is a desert kingdom near the Scintillant Waste. It is home to a Djinn, who crafted a magical carapace for . The Qaldin Assassins have also made their base in the kingdom. Donte Panlin has been to Qaldin, as has Gondar.
The inhabitants of Qaldin practice magical rites, many of which are performed through dance. During the ceremony of Qaz'hallaq, seven acolytes are ritually stung to death with the Ceremonial Stinger of Qaldin.
Qaldin is also known for its cuisine.