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Ahsoka Tano: Things You Didn’t Know About Anakin Skywalker’s Apprentice

Ahsoka Tano was a Jedi Padawan who, after the Clone Wars, set up an organization of different revolutionary cells against the Galactic Empire. Jedi Maestro Plo Koon found Tano in Shili. He invited her to the Jedi Temple on Coruscant to get her prepared as a Jedi. Following the episode of the Clone Wars, Jedi Grand Master Yoda relegated the young Tano to be the Padawan student of Jedi Hero Anakin Skywalker. He nicknamed her “Snips” when she accompanied him at the Battle of Christophsis.

We last experienced Ahsoka Tano in The Mandalorian when Din Djarin carried Grogu to her, per Bo-Katan Kryze’s tip. The Jedi wouldn’t prepare Grogu in light of the fact that she expected that Grogu’s emotional connection would lead him to a similar fate as her previous expert Anakin Skywalker. She  transformed herself from a reckless young Jedi to a mature undercover operative fighting to restore the Alliance .

Here , we bring to you some things you did not about Ahsoka Tano :-

Ahsoka was one of only a few rare sorts of wielders who could use dual lightsabers at a time.

Things You Didn’t Know About Anakin Skywalker’s Apprentice Ahsoka Tano

She procured the second shoto lightsaber (shorter than an ordinary lightsaber) during her Padawan years and started rehearsing the Jar’Kai strategy of using dual lightsabers. Other duel wielders include Asajj Ventress and General Grievous . We recently saw her skills as she efficiently fought against a slew of Magistrate Elsbeth’s mercenaries.

She failed to reach the rank of a Jedi being a Force sensitive outsider

Was Ashoka ever given the rank of Jedi knight or was she always a padwan learner? If she was always padwan, why wasn't she given the rank of knight? - Quora

Ahsoka was removed by the Jedi council for treason and was handed over to the Republic. She was to be tried in a military court and got disappointed with their choice. Even though she would, in the long run, be vindicated and offered to be knighted, she wouldn’t rejoin the Order. The Jedi Council’s activities and Ahsoka’s choice to leave would add to Anakin’s disappointment with the Council.

Anakin Skywalker was particularly against accepting her as his Padawan student.

Things You Didn’t Know About Anakin Skywalker’s Apprentice Ahsoka Tano

Expert Yoda had trusted that turning into an instructor would temper his carelessness and help him with his dread of losing his friends and family. In the wake of reigning back her impulsiveness during the conflict, Anakin had developed into a more mature Jedi in Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, compared to how he was in Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones.

She forged her death to evade Order 66

How did Ahsoka Tano survive Order 66? - Quora

Not very long after Anakin and Ahsoka’s last experience came the decimation of the Jedi through Order 66. Numerous Jedi fell, and surprisingly the clone troopers under Ahsoka’s order assaulted and attempted to execute her also. Ahsoka Tano and Captain Rex were both ready to endure and faked their death to dodge the Empire.

They even went to such an extreme as to make a phony grave marker for Captain Rex, tying the two. The grave markings on him assured Ahsoka’s death. She even left her lightsabers behind to make the showcase more convincing.

Tano Used Her Power With The Light Side To Purify Her Lightsaber’s, Kyber Crystal.

Things You Didn’t Know About Anakin Skywalker’s Apprentice Ahsoka Tano

What builds up the possibility of Ahsoka being a Gray Jedi for some is her wielding of these unique lightsabers, something no other Jedi could use. In the Legends Expanded Universe, it is uncovered that white lightsabers were utilized by Force users who served the Fel Empire known as Imperial Knights. Ahsoka Tano needed to abandon her lightsabers to sidestep Order 66.The new Kyber crystals called her later on.

Origin of Ahsoka’s name

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The producer of the show, Dave Filoni, uncovered more insights concerning the abandoned story of Ahsoka. Discussing her name, she was nearly named Ashla rather than Ahsoka. It was George Lucas who both picked the name Ahsoka, after Ahsoka the Great, the Indian Emperor of the Maurya Dynasty, and concluded that she would be Anakin’s apprentice.

Tano’s People Are More Receptive To The Force

Things You Didn’t Know About Anakin Skywalker’s Apprentice Ahsoka Tano

There are sure attributes/characteristics that make the Togrutas (name of Ahsoka’s species) stand separated from others. They balanced themselves well in a fight, unlike others. It is likewise a bogus generalization that they have poisonous teeth because of their gnawing and slaughtering rodents called thimiar.

Moreover, Star Wars: The Old Republic shows how the Togrutas are more open to the Force. First off, they valued ancestral solidarity and putting others before themselves. So they had no hesitations with the Jedi Order. Their horns, known as montrals, give them a slight edge as they can track ultrasonic waves.

Ahsoka’s Headdress is a sign of worthiness

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The montrals give the Togruta individuals an edge of sorts, yet the headdress’s inception is considerably more vital. Another Jedi who sports a similar hat is Jedi Master Shaak Ti. This headdress comes from an Akul — an enormous, four-legged animal that causes uproar on the Togruta home world.

It is in accordance with the customs that the headdress can worn by a Togruta who has confronted and killed an Akul. It is supposed that Ahsoka might have killed an Akul in her adolescence before meeting Anakin.

She Injured Darth Vader During Their Fight

Which duel hurt the most to watch? Darth Vader vs Ahsoka or Anakin vs Obi Wan. For me it's Vader vs Ahsoka because she got through to him for a split second :

The bonding Ahsoka and Anakin had as Padawan and Master made it much more emotional when they met at last. The closeness was because she knew Anakin’s past and the relationship he held with Padme.

Their post Order 66 re-union came during Star Wars: Rebels, where an epic duel followed. Darth Vader is one of the most remarkable Force clients out there. It makes the consequence of this battle significantly more mind-boggling. Ahsoka Tano was able to fight with Vader in the battle and nearly ripped his mask.

Ahsoka’s Last Interaction With Anakin Was before Saving Palpatine

Things You Didn’t Know About Anakin Skywalker’s Apprentice Ahsoka Tano

Being his disciple, it is intriguing to consider where Ahsoka was during his last minutes as a Jedi and their last moments involved.  Anakin and Obi-Wan hustled off to save Palpatine from General Grievous in Revenge of the Sith, and it was not long after Ahsoka’s last meet.

Anakin showed concern for his previous Padawan at that point. The next time they saw each other would be when Anakin Skywalker was no more, and Darth Vader was born.

 

 

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