Open Hand Temple
|South Span Checkpoint
|Open Hand Temple
|Sword Coast Couriers
|Circus of the Last Days
Overview[edit | edit source]
Related areas[edit | edit source]
Adjacent locations[edit | edit source]
Temple main area[edit | edit source]
At the temple entrance, the party will discover the head priest has been murdered. A refugee is suspected, and worship within the temple has been suspended.
Near the entrance, you can find Brothers Clements and Bill discussing the tenants of their faith and Father Lorgan's death. Siding with Clements or Bill in the discussion grants either the Inspirational Event A Scorned Closed Heart and A Wounded Open Heart (both Acolyte background), respectively.
Further inside, Sister Yannis can be found arguing with Investigator Valeria. Speaking to them and offering to help investigate initiates the quest Solve the Open Hand Temple Murders and grants the Inspirational Events Assistant to the Extra-Planar Agent (Sage background), Trusting Your Instincts (Folk Hero background), and Drama Sleuth (Entertainer background).
Sister Yannis can also be asked for help finding Shirra for the quest Help the Cursed Monk.
Kitchen[edit | edit source]
Infirmary[edit | edit source]
- "Justice endures, even in suffering."
The infirmary is the on the southern side of the temple. Sister Rose the Penitent can be found there, tending to the recently deceased head priest, Father Lorgan. Lorgan can be spoken to using Speak with Dead to learn more information about his murder.
Sleeping quarters[edit | edit source]
The sleeping quarters are on the western side of the temple, with a door leading out to the graveyard. Five chests can be found here, the southernmost one containing the Seraphic Pugilist Gloves. The central one is Father Lorgan's, containing his journal.
Graveyard[edit | edit source]
The graveyard can be accessed through the sleeping quarters or a locked iron gate in the Circus of the Last Days. Here, the body of the suspected murderer of Father Lorgan can be dug up and spoken to with Speak with Dead.
Roof[edit | edit source]
Characters[edit | edit source]
- Brother Bill
- Brother Clements
- Brother Donnick
- Novice Bramble
- Sister Rose the Penitent
- Sister Yannis
Related quests[edit | edit source]
Notable loot[edit | edit source]
Notable items obtained in this location, whether looted, purchased, or obtained as a quest reward:
- - gifted or stolen from Tara
- - in a locked chest in the priests' quarters
- - looted from Father Lorgan