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The Shining Scourge

Source Inner Sea Gods pg. 320 (Amazon)
Pathfinder Wiki Nurgal


Alignment CE
Pantheon Demon Lords
Areas of Concern Deserts, senseless warfare, the sun
Domains Chaos, Evil, Fire, Sun
Subdomains Ash, Day, Demon (Chaos), Demon (Evil), Smoke, Thirst
Favored Weapon Heavy mace
Symbol Lion jaws around the sun
Sacred Animal(s) Lion
Sacred Color(s) Yellow, orange


Offer prayers to Nurgal during an hour-long ritual of self-flagellation with a salt-encrusted whip—the ritual must end at noon. If this obedience does not take place under the light of the sun, you must end the ritual by swallowing a handful of sand and salt. Gain a +4 profane bonus on all Fortitude saving throws against effects that cause fatigue or exhaustion, or that damage, drain, or penalize ability scores.

Boons - Demonic Obedience


Source Book of the Damned - Volume 2: Lords of Chaos pg. 22
1: Desert's Embrace (Sp) endure elements 3/day, scorching ray 2/ day, or daylight 1/day
2: Nurgal's Breath (Sp) You can cast sunbeam once per day—the beam of sunlight created by this ability issues from your open mouth.
3: Desiccating Pulse (Sp) You can cast horrid wilting three times per day.

For Followers of Nurgal


Channel Discord


Demonic Persuasion