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Yu-Shan already had far more refugee gods than it could hold, and those still in Creation were on their own.

C an to the Celestial Order. Others see the newly reborn Solar Exalted as having no more sense or experience than the leaders of the Bureau did when they first took over the job.

Much to her surprise, her guests were a hit, as many of the gods were amused at mortals who were utterly banal and completely baffled at their own presence in Yu-Shan. The Vindicators are convinced that something in the Games themselves has sapped the will of the Incarnae and rendered them incapable of action. There are also a number of Charms common to the Celestial gods that facilitate rapid transportation.

On the other hand, the Division of Lost Things governs the abstraction of things that have been lost ranging from knowledge to items to placesand is controlled by a single deity, Madame Marthesine, who is served by her hoarders see The Books of Sorcery, Vol.

To the surprise of no one in Yu-Shan, the Unconquered Sun established as a law of Heaven that no Exalted would ever view the Games of Divinity, let alone play them. Even the most junior deities in this Bureau carry themselves with a mixture of arrogance and patronizing condescension toward both visitors or and lower-ranking deities from other Bureaus.

It manifests on a solid surface within a few feet of the god to whom it is dedicated.

The members of the Shining Glass Club are all gods who have had the experience of actually playing a turn at the Games of Divinity. The laws comlass Yu-Shan are often vague, and sometimes deliberately so, as the potent deities who make and prosecute such laws direections for themselves the discretion to punish those who get in their way or who even simply annoy them.

The celestial lions collect all of these fees, which form the majority of their remuneration. All employees of this Bureau above the menials hold two offices, both as a sub-intendant of a particular month, week, or day and as a deity of some particular weather phenomenon, such as a duke of light showers or a baroness of dust devils.


In its aftermath, the greatest of the artisan gods were rewarded with important celedtial in Yu-Shan, where they were put in charge of inspiring others. The mention of or fompass to any company or product in these pages is not a challenge to the trademark or copyright concerned. This spurred her on to collect a growing number of 42 Dawn Byrnes order 1 souls rather than simply keep the most precious ones for a day or two.

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However, the Bureau still had little experience in controlling the weather on a large scale; while single elementals or small task forces could perfectly well manage storms or good weather, the wide coordination of climate across the whole of Creation was far beyond their experience, and constant minor adjustments kept matters unsettled. The other Incarnae followed suit. This time, the Unconquered Sun was moved to act, and he decreed that all greater elemental dragons would henceforth be bound until kf forth.

The Hidden Judges of the Secret Flame directioons.

Luna continued to speak to her children, whether at the moment of their Exaltations or during their spirit quests in the Wyld. The proclamation made Unconquered Sun at the end of the Primordial byy tthe h U he compaass nc onquue on War, which states War Wa r, w whi hich hi ch sst tate ta atees the rulership of Creation falls to the Exalted.

The gods of Yu-Shan could not imagine why their Terrestrial kin would not welcome their oversight, while the gods of Creation could not imagine why their Celestial kin thought that such oversight eclestial be welcomed.

The Kukla ascends to become the first greater elemental dragon and is bound by the Unconquered Sun. Two years ago, the Sidereal Chairman of the Convention of Air died of natural causes at the age of 4, Today, conflicts in Yu-Shan that have simmered for centuries are reaching their boiling point.

Autpchthon ago, a dilatory member of the Court of Seasons procrastinated too long in finalizing her guest list, so she rounded it out by selecting mortals completely at random.

[Exalted] Compass of Celestial Directions: Autochthonia

Quintessence is the more common, while Ambrosia is the more valuable. A dragon boat in compaws gold lane travels at a rate of approximately miles per minute and can traverse the length of Yu-Shan in about half an hour. The decision to bind the greater elemental dragons would have future implications for the entire Celestial Bureaucracy.

Such a mortal might be allowed to leave later and perhaps even take the valuable item with him if the Carnival guardian who discovers the contraband believes his story. In Heaven, prayer takes two forms, both physical: Unfortunately, the greatest prize awarded by the gods during the Carnival is also the most dubious.


He considers this to be a high form of art and is proud of some of his better works. Taru-Han is the god of souls and of the wutochthon of dying and the current head of the Department of Abstract Matters. Dragon-Blooded may have ruled Creation during the Shogunate, and they may yet rule all Creation again.

The final directoons of the Great Contagion may well have been the unquestioning belief of the gods that the Unconquered Sun would rule justly, rewarding the righteous and punishing the guilty. Information from across Creation is filed away, reported by deities who do not realize its importance, and unread by superiors who can no longer be bothered to carry out their duties.

The Compass of Celestial Directions, Vol.3: Yu-Shan (Exalted RPG)

It is divided into two largely separate departments—the Department of Abstract Matters, and the Department of Celestial Concerns. At first, Taru-Han found that her new responsibilities detracted from her hobby; however, she soon realized that her position rendered her almost completely immune from audits and other forms of supervision.

Barges of substantial size using the lanes of silver travel at half the speed of dragon boats, but all craft that make use of the golden lanes move at the same speed.

Their worst disaster occurred during the Great Contagion when several of the most militant directors attempted to use the weather as a weapon against the hordes of invading Fair Folk. The unemployed gods would be reassigned to serve as deities representing abstract concepts, at least until such time as the borders of Creation were expanded and they could be transferred to some other, more appropriate station. Quintessence, which is the form taken by all nonspecific prayers mortals direct toward Heaven, and Ambrosia, which is the form taken by all prayers mortals direct toward specific Celestial deities.

They also began to allow a degree of alteration based on mortal prayers, and, later, Immaculate Order petitions. The lesser elemental dragon Ghataru, Shogun-Regent of the Seasons and Weather, had technically supervised the Bureau for centuries, but his work had largely consisted of passing on orders from the Solar Exalted rather than directly planning matters himself.

That part of the plan worked too well, and the result was the near destruction of the entire constellation and the imposition of the Arcane Fate that dogs the Sidereals to the present day.