Pema is the wife of Tenzin and the mother of their three airbender children - Jinora, Ikki, and Meelo, pregnant with a fourth child. Pema is a non-bending Air Acolyte who lives a serene life with her family on Air Temple Island. She is kind and compassionate with a lovely sense of humor. She enjoys spending time with spiritual endeavors and at times feels overwhelmed by her children's airbending abilities. Even though she is very calm, she gets a little irritated and angry when her children don't listen but she knows how to handle them during those times.