During the mission, she realized that she was in love with Jacen Solo, though he was captured by Vergere and taken into Yuuzhan Vong custody.
She survived the mission, and later became Queen Mother of Hapes against her personal wishes, and a year later she learned that Jacen had indeed survived Myrkr.
The Solos continued to keep the secret, and Tenel Ka allowed the Jedi to relocate to the Transitory Mists, inside Hapan territory.
Tenel Ka soon helped in the downfall of Jacen, now Darth Caedus, by trapping his fleet over the Jedi's base on Shedu Maad.
With that, she requested that Han and Leia take her to the Jedi Academy on Shedu Maad and raise her outside the machinations of Hapan politics.
Tenel Ka joined Luke Skywalker's Jedi academy when she was fourteen, and became close friends with Jacen and Jaina Solo, Lowbacca, Raynar Thul, and Zekk.How many times can you go out to dinner and a movie?Not that there’s anything wrong with the quintessential date standard, but it gets boring after a while.She developed the beliefs and values of her mother, Teneniel Djo and her great-grandmother, Augwynne Djo, who was the leader of the Singing Mountain Clan on Dathomir.Her father, Isolder, accepted her choices, though they did not bode well with his mother, former Queen Mother Ta'a Chume.I am not proud that I was born to the royal family of Hapes.