Selûne Tyranny of Dragons NimrodYanai NimrodYanai 2015-08-13T09:37:24Z 2015-08-13T09:37:24Z What happens when you Speak with Auntie Ethel as Cleric of Selune Baldur’s Gate 3. Selune (seh-loon-ay) represents the mysterious power of the moon, the celestial force that influences the tides, changes lycanthropes, orders of reproductive cycles, and pulls at the edges of sanity. [2][3][22] When moonfire appeared, the clergy considered it a good sign, believing the night was blessed and they were worthy. Instead, the term "church of Selûne" is adopted for discussion and wiki purposes; the phrase "church of Selûne" is mentioned in several sources about it. These domains are Life, Light, and Trickery. These deities, Selune and Shar, birthed the heavenly bodies, in the process creating Chauntea as the animating spirit of the world of Toril. The most humble wore plain brown robes, while others wore normal clothes accented with but a little moonstone jewelry. Milk, a sacred fluid, was a vital holy substance in ceremonies. [2][7][4], The Mystery of the Night was the most sacred ritual; every priest was required to perform it at least once a year. Women heavily outnumber men, and many of the church’s rituals honor the woman’s role as a teacher and role model in the home and in society at large. [33] Their infiltration of the temple culminated in a battle with the Lunatics. Trust in Selune’s radiance, and know that all love alive under her light shall know her blessing. Wanderers of the church also subtly spread an ideology of female empowerment entwined with Selunite homilies, which is growing popular among alewives, laundresses, seamstresses, and servants. Nonevil lycantrhopes honor Selune as the master of their fate, as do astrologers and fortune tellers, albeit for different reasons. [2][3] After 1372 DR, clerics were chaotic good or similar.[7][4]. She bade the faithful to encourage and exemplify acceptance, equality and equal access, tolerance, and understanding; to treat all other beings as equals; and to make all welcome in the faith. Nevertheless, there was a widespread preference for smaller shrines and individual worship. [34][35] Later that night, Luna transformed fully into an avatar of Selûne, and famously battled Shar over the streets of Waterdeep, her light blasting away Shar's darkness. When the moon was dark or not out, it was known as "nightgloom". [2][3][7][4] As ever force in the world ebbed and flowed, she encouraged her followers to never lose faith or lose hope. LG NG CG LN N CN LE NE CE [3] LG NG CG LN N CN LE NE CE [2] LG NG CG LN N CN LE NE CE [4] As a Cleric draws most, if not all, of their inspiration and power from a single deity, they should choose wisely. Pair of female eyes surrounded by seven silver stars, Good and neutral lycanthropes, moon, navigation, questers, stars, wanderers, Female spell casters, good and neutral lycanthropes, navigators, monks (Sun Soul), sailors. Novices were always known as the Called, while a full priest was known as Priestess or Priest, typically prefaced by Touched, Enstarred, Moonbathed, Silverbrow, Lunar, Initiate, and High Initiate, in order of increasing rank. There were also humble hermitages, hilltop circles in which worshipers danced in the night, and ornate temple mansions, which were huge edifices with open-air courtyards or great skylights. The folk here favored the worship of She Who Guides. Cleric: Grave Domain. Selûne's clerics were a very diverse group, including sailors, non-evil lycanthropes,mystics, and female spellcasters. [2][3][4], The goddess taught guidance through observation of the heavens[4] and that life changed like the moon waxed and waned. Enemies Wiki Le Monde des Royaumes Oubliés (French), Netheril: Empire of Magic (The Winds of Netheril), Forgotten Realms Campaign Set (Cyclopedia of the Realms), Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting 2nd edition (revised), Forgotten Realms Campaign Setting 3rd edition, “Domains in Eberron and the Forgotten Realms”, https://forgottenrealms.fandom.com/wiki/Church_of_Selûne?oldid=566699. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Chauntea begged the sisters to grant her world warmth and light that life might flourish upon it. Prior to the Time of Troubles, her potency had ebbed to the point that she was a servitor to Sune Firehair. Selûne's clerics are a very diverse group, including sailors, non-evil lycanthropes, mystics, and female spellcasters. [6][7] Nevertheless, the great majority of members were women,[4] and the senior ranks were dominated by female humans. [4], Selûne was worshiped by the Netherese in the ancient empire of Netheril. It's where your interests connect you with your people. [2][3][7][4] They were to be as helpful and friendly to lonely and goodly people as was feasible. Selune struggles with Umberlee over the fate of ships at sea, and with Mask over the evil he commits in the moonlight’s dark shadows. Selune (seh-loon-ay) represents the mysterious power of the moon, the celestial force that influences the tides, changes lycanthropes, orders of reproductive cycles, and pulls at the edges of sanity. When the blast hit the Dark Deity, it ripped away some of her essence as well. Such was the case in the time of Netheril and in the great temples of cities like Waterdeep in the 14th century DR, but there were many variations at country shrines and temples and in other lands. I'm playing a cleric of Selune currently. An incalculably ancient deity, Selune approaches existence with the placid calm of dappled moonlight. [1][2][3][7] They all worshiped Selûne in their own personal ways,[2][3] but whatever their differences they were friendly to one another and cooperated in relative but boisterous peace. This was draining and injurious, but easily healed with time or magic. Higher-ranked clergy were instead known as "Priestess/Priest of the…" followed by a term traditional to the shrine or temple with which the priest was affiliated. Last updated on October 13th, 2020. Selûnites[1][2][3][4] Though few understand the intricacies of her ancient religion, most good-hearted Faerunians respect her clergy and pay homage to her when the moon is full. Heavy mace[7][4] For example, Naneatha Suaril, high priestess of the House of the Moon in Waterdeep, presided over ceremonies in a majestic dress with a wide-bottomed hooped skirt and a great fan-like collar ascending from the back of her neck, both stiffened with whalebone, all set with clusters of pearls and other precious stones. 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