A greater deity was the most powerful rank of deity worshiped by mortals. They generally had millions of followers and commanded much respect from their. Deities of Faerûn. It is well known in Faerûn that those who die without a patron deity to send a servant to collect their souls from the Fugue Plane at their death. The following chart lists the more well-known deities of the Forgotten Realms, Gods who, during the period of the Baldur’s Gate games, are either dead or.

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Hecate, goddess of magic and the moon. Most of the elven pantheon, or the Seldarine, doubles as Gods of Good. The guardinal paragons, Talsid and the Five Companions, are the celestial embodiment of the neutral good alignment.

But if we leave aside the motivation for your question, and focus on the power of each deity from a pure mechanical point of view as power correlates strongly with the collective amount of worship receivedthere is one source that provides the information you are asking for: Frey of the Vanir and Odur o f the Aesir are both associated with the sun, for example. I would like to know who among the deities of the Forgotten Realms has the most followers. Frigga, goddess of birth and fertility.

Collectively, the elven deities are known as the Seldarine.

Appendix B: Gods of the Multiverse

Thrym, god of frost giants and cold. The Twilight War trilogy.

The Egyptian pantheon is unusual in having three gods with the Death domain of different alignments. Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies. They all double as nature gods since they have animal aspects. This article has multiple issues. The divine rank for a few greater deities is not listed: Cyric to some extent.


Ascendancy of the Last. Dark Sun Dark Sun: Skadi, god of earth and mountains. Thoth the Keeper of Knowledge, god of scribes, magic, and invention. The Daghdha, god of weather and crops.

Closest thing is Luthic the Cave Mother, patron of orc females, the home, and fertility. Sobek, god of water and crocodiles. Isis, goddess of fertility and magic. Moradin; as well as Clangeddin Silverbeard, god of bravery and honor; Gorm Gulthyn, god of defenders; and Haela Brightaxe, goddess of joy in battle. Tempus the Lord of Battles, god of warfare in all its forms.

Most of the Mulhorandi pantheon doubles as Gods of Good. Since the Sundering, all of them are alive, but Ghaunadaur quit in disgust and Lolth’s children are on better terms with each other.

Gods and Goddesses of the Forgotten Realms

Lugh, god of arts, travel, and commerce. Oghma the Lord of Knowledge is the leader. Balder, god of beauty and poetry. Sign up using Email and Password. As of 4E Mulhorand was destroyed by the Spellplague and this pantheon died out from the resulting lack of worship. Instead, each Zakharan deity exemplifies a single characteristic or trait. Please enable JavaScript to get the best experience from this site. Red sun-capped mountain peak. Some powerful extraplanar creatures are able to grant power to their followers without actually being deities.


Selvetarm the Champion of Lolth, god of drow warriors. Athena, goddess of wisdom and civilization. The first three of these can be considered similar to or weaker than Kossuth, as they are all elemental powers.

Unlike other domains, planar domains each have an alignment requirement that must be met by a cleric who wants to access the domain. Collectively, the gnome deities are known as the Lords of the Golden Hills.

They’re also almost all gods of knowledge given the emphasis of dwarven culture on craftsmanship. Unusually for war gods Anhur is canonically Chaotic Good.

Manner 2, 3 11 Goibhniu, god of smiths and healing. Races with significant population that have only one deity confer more greatness.

For example, Mystra faerum Velsharoon, Azuth and Savras serving her. Humans is by far the largest race on the realms. Lolththe principal deity of the drow in the Forgotten Realms, is specifically described as being the same deity as Lolth in other campaign settings.

Re-Horakhty, god of the sun, ruler of the gods.

Deities of Faerûn

Moradin the All-Father God of Evil: Hera, goddess of marriage and intrigue. Hordes of the Abyss. Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Oghma, god of speech and writing.