Received from: Alima [Bayan] (M3:2)
In order to solve the village's nutritional problems, head to Altan, who can be found in Halnin [Savannah - northern part] (M7:2). After the conversation you will receive initiation ritual sketch. Once you read and manage to decipher it, you will be able to participate in the horse trials.
In order to finish the quest, you have to complete a series of mission for Altan: [Initiation ceremony], [Rustler's Run], [Drought]. After completing the last mission (irrespective of the choice made), the trade relations will be renewed.
You will unlock [Jades Marathon - Round I].
Received from: Lewsam the gravedigger [Bayan] (M3:6)
On the cemetery nearby Bayan, you will find a gravedigger who will ask you to deliver a certain package to Hatmandor. The package is a man' head, cut off by Sambu.
Additionally you will learn how to cross the gate to Hatmandor - a part of the [Desertgate] solution, solution 4 - information on [Scribe's Inkwell].
After completing [Desertgate] and crossing the gate, head to the funeral house "Last Meeting" [Hatmandor Region] (M12:2). After a short conversation with Ghazan, go down to the prosectorium, occupied by three Hyenas. The enemies are very demanding and you should use edged weapons against them.
You will receive your payment and learn that the body has been taken to Hatmandor, where the necromancers want to take a look at it. After completing [Getting to Hatmandor] the city gate will be open for you. Head to one of the houses [Desert] (M20:8) and speak with the priest, who will take the package from you. Return to Lewsam the gravedigger [Bayan] (M3:6), who will give you the reward. You will also receive the Gravedigger textbook. If you decide to return the book after reading it, you will receive one skill point.