Atma is an NPC in Lut Gholein, whose family was taken to the sewers and slain. She initiates the Radament's Lair quest and also rewards the hero with shop discounts after the mummy has been slain. She can be found at the Tavern. Atma can heal and rejuvenate the player.
(Cut) "You'll forgive me if I seem upset. I've suffered a loss recently, but that's not your problem. It's a relief to see some proper warriors come through here. My name is Atma. I run the tavern here in Lut Gholein."
Elzix and I have reached an understanding over the years. He sends travelers to me for drink and entertainment, and I send them back to him for a soft bed. The travelers often trade their wares for lodging.
I don't expect this of you, but if you want to help me, I would be grateful.
In the sewers below our city, there lurks a horrid creature that hungers for human flesh. The creature has killed many, including my son and my husband.
If you destroy it, I will reward you. Please be careful though, that beast has taken enough from us already.
The sewer entrance is through the trap door just up the street.
The creature makes its lair in the tunnels beneath this city. He butchered my husband and son... I simply cannot bear to talk about it...
I am starting to have second thoughts about my request... I couldn't bear the thought of you losing your life on my behalf.
Please be careful.
They say that the taste of vengeance is bittersweet, but I find it to my liking.
In addition to my undying gratitude, I have spoken on your behalf with the rest of the townspeople. The merchants have agreed to show their gratitude by offering their wares and services at lower rates.
Oh... Jerhyn wants to see you, too. You'll find him in front of the palace.
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Atma's name is derived from the Sanskrit word आत्मन् (ātman) or आत्मा (ātmā) meaning the spirit or soul.
Atma is the only Diablo II town NPC who does not have an introduction except Halbu and Jamella, who don't talk to you casually. When you first talk to her, she directly starts the dialog for Radament's Lair.