The Dhostali Chantry Saga
Pantheon of the Malacisti
Anyar is the god of storms, lightning, and the sea, and all manner of poor weather and disasters that originate from weather, such as forest fires, floods, famine, drought, earthquakes.
He is worshipped, or his name is invoked to avoid his wrath, by farmers, sailors, foresters. He is depicted either as a giant kraken or a windswept old man with one eye.
Alignment: Chaotic Neutral
Domains: Chaos, Destruction, Water, Weather
Favored Weapon: Falchion
Alignment: Lawful Good
Domains: Air, Good, Law, Knowledge
Favored Weapon: Quarterstaff
Andrastir (the Allfather)
Andrastir was the creator of all, and sole deity of the Malacisti; with a host of angels under his dominion. However, he died many years ago and now his angels are worshiped as gods or devils, and the worship of the Malacisti is hopelessly fractured. Many still worship his son, Aarden in his absence.
Favored Weapon: Unknown
Amarel is the goddess of love, good fortune, formerly a minor angel of Andrastir. She is called on by many who do not worship her formally for luck. She possesses a darker streak that she endeavors to hide from common knowledge.
She often takes the form of a poor but handsome man, or a strikingly beautiful woman with black hair and piercing green eyes.
Domains: Luck, Good, Fate, Charm
Favored Weapon: Unarmed strike
Once a benevolent Archangel of Andrastir, Asmodai is the god of pride, nobility, and contracts. He is often represented as a suave man/woman who persuades people into signing contracts to accumulate mortal souls. He is the favored patron of amoral lawyers, judges, and those who have been wronged.
He is the ruler of the Nine Hells, and commands the secret of hellfire, and his subordinates often are the patron of many a warlock.
Alignment: Lawful Evil
Domains: Law, Domination, Pact, Planning
Favored Weapon: Short Sword
Chaldan is the goddess of hearth & home, protection, fertility, prosperity, and community. Her priests speak of peace and well-being, but will stand to protect the helpless. Chaldan also represents farming, agriculture, and things built from stone and clay. Her religious ceremonies often involve the sharing of water from a jug.
Domains: Community, Protection, Good, Earth
Favored Weapon: Sickle
Darut is the god of sleep and dreams. He is often depicted with a small harp that lulls people to sleep. He is a former angel of Andrastir. His worshippers often pursue purity of the mind.
Domains: Dream, Celerity, Mind, Oracle
Favored Weapon: None
Dispater is a former angel of Andrastir, and is depicted as a demon with cloven hooves who serves as an Archduke of the Abyss. He is the patron of those who wish to destroy, unmake, or confuse.
Alignment: Chaotic Evil
Domains: War, Evil, Chaos
Favored Weapon: Heavy Maul
Gillandine is the god of trade, merchants, cities, gold, and fair dealing. He is most often worshipped in large communities, and his church is heavily involved in merchanting, moneylending, and trade. It is said that his priests can pluck knowledge from the minds of passers-by, so their church is not well trusted.
Domains: Law, Travel, Planning, Mind
Favored Weapon: Light Crossbow
Colloquially called The Lion of Battle, he is depicted as a glowing man in golden armor wielding a flaming sword. He is frequently invoked by those seeking his protection. His worshippers reflect a great guilt for the death of Andrastir. He is a former Archangel of Andrastir, and happens to be the youngest of his two sons.
Domains: War, Protection, Good, Law
Favored Weapon: Longsword
Khaastratha is symbolized as a woman wielding a vicious greatsword and surrounded by ravens. She represents fury and destruction of the barbarian culture, and she is worshipped by those who wish to conquer, overthrow, or rule another. She is frequently worshipped by ‘feral’ tribes of the wilds.
Domains: Animal, Destruction, War, Strength
Favored Weapon: Greatsword
The god of death, unclaimed or restless souls, She and her servants in her likeness harvest souls to be sped to their final resting place. She dwells within the ethereal plane and is also the god of fear, nightmares, and things unseen. She was formerly an angel of Arishem’s host, and is often depicted having black feathered wings.
Domains: Death, Destruction, Fate, Darkness
Favored Weapon: Scythe
Originally the Herald of Andrastir, he is now the god of secrets whispered in shadows, and messengers. He is known as a silver-tongued angel who never lies but bends the truth to his own needs.
Domains: Knowledge, Travel, Darkness, Celerity
Favored Weapon: Dagger
“The Iron God” is worshiped by all those who make things, from simple blacksmiths to powerful wizards. All things made by the hands and minds of men are the domain of Prothus. It is said this deity handed down the secrets of fire, runes, and numbers to mankind. His priests often wear red robes and iron masks.
Domains: Artifice, Magic, Fire, Rune
Favored Weapon: Warhammer
The Dawnbringer is the goddess of morning, renewal, healing and light.. Her symbol is either a sun or a thrush. Solistay brings warmth and radiance to all worshippers who allow her into their souls. Those with compassionate hearts and kind intentions turn to Solistay as both the source and protector of all things good.
Domains: Good, Healing, Sun, Purification
Favored Weapon: Morningstar
The goddess of wine, song, and merriment. As well, she represents inspiration of art, poetry, and artistic creativity. Her priesthood are known for their revels, and their sumptuous feasts and potent wines, but are also known for their ability to divine the future. Worshippers of Verri also express their faith through contests of strength, races, and wrestling.
Domains: Chaos, Oracle, Good, Strength
Favored Weapon: Gauntlet
The Elven Court:
The Red Archer is the fey spirit that embodies war. He wears burnished gold armor and bears a burning longbow into battle. His spirit is mercurial and hot-tempered. A true Summer Court martial fey.
Domains: Celerity, Fire, Sun, War
Favored Weapon: Longbow
Tthe Green Rider leads the wild hunt, wearing leaf armor and a helmet adorned with great horns of a stag. He often attempts to make bargains with mortals, that never end to their benefit.
Domains: Water, Chaos, Animal, Travel, Trickery
Favored Weapon: Longsword
The Raven Witch lives deep in the forests, calling all sorts of dark spirits and unnatural Sidhe creatures to do her bidding. It is even said that she often takes lovers with mortal races, and consumes the souls of her offspring.
Domains: Earth, Plant, Darkness, Corruption, Death
Favored Weapon: Kukri
The White King is the father of the giants, and holds the secrets of the mountains. His followers cannot be moved by snow or weather, and they command the strength of the giants.
Domains: Air, Strength, Cold, Strength, Weather
Favored Weapon: Any spear
The Silver Queen dwells in a silver-spired city at the center of the Empyrean Wood of the Feywilds , and the moon itself is named after her realm. She rules over the Elven Court.
Domains: Magic, Healing, Moon, Elves
Favored Weapon: Glaive