Shimia was the Pacithhip homeworld and was located in the Outer Rim Territories, near the Corellian Run. It was represented directly in the Galactic Senate 19 BBY. Following the rise of the New Republic, increasing numbers of Pacitthip left their homeworld to "seek their own path" and find a career in the galaxy abroad, rather than a career on Shimia determined by caste.
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