The Vanishing Naga is a magic specialty store in Cymru.
Mandala Bhattachariya, a nocker wilder, is famous among
Kithain, hedge magicians and conjurers (stage magicians) for her magic and illusional apparati.From herpermanently parked tinker's wagon and workshop, she makes all items herself and provides a lifetime guarantee, Mandala's specialty is trick cabinets; these large boxesmakepeopledisappear,changeintotigers,orappeartobecut in half, with a little help from the performer, of course. The cabinets are extremely expensive, but they are works of art deco- rated to specification. The nocker also sells books, videotapes and white rabbits. Many of her smaller items, like rubber chickens, cups and balls, floating cards and trick ropes, are more affordable. The Vanishing Naga is located on the A404 highway near Cwmbran.
- CtD. Isle of the Mighty, p. 168.