Shivrah are a race of daevas, godlike beings from the Spirit Plane. They have blue skin and six arms. They are the most common of the daeva races, acting as agents for the gods of their pantheon on the Mortal Plane.


Ability Score Increase. Your Wisdom score increases by 2, and your Charisma score increases by 1.

Age. Shivrah mature as humans but are ageless.

Alignment. Exemplifying the best of the daevas, shivrah strive to remain neutral.

Rarity. Legendary.

Size. Shivrah resemble humans in general build. Your size is Medium.

Speed. Your base walking speed is 30 feet.

Darkvision. You can see in dim light within 60 feet of you as if it were bright light, and in darkness within the same range as if it were dim light. Absent even dim light, this vision is monochromatic.

Alter Self. You can cast the alter self spell once per day. Once you attain 5th level, you regain the ability to cast this spell each time you finish a short or long rest. Charisma is your spellcasting ability for this spell.

Celestial Resilience. You have resistance to necrotic damage and radiant damage. Also, you can add your proficiency bonus to saving throws against such damage. If you have proficiency in such a check or saving throw, your proficiency bonus is doubled for these purposes.

Heritage (Celestial). You are a humanoid, but you are considered to be a celestial whenever it is detrimental for you.

Six Arms. You have six arms and hands, and you can hold a corresponding number of items at the ready. Although these extra limbs allow you to wield more weapons, they don’t allow you to make more attacks than you might while wielding only two weapons.

Languages. You speak, read, and write Common, Celestial, and Ethereal.

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