Holy damage

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Holy damage is a damage type inflicted by many Monk Smiting Prayers and Dervish Mysticism skills, as well as several other skills. It is also inflicted by wands and staves linked to the Healing Prayers, Protection Prayers, and Smiting Prayers attributes, as well as the unique Divine Favor wand Stormray.

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Skills that inflict armor-ignoring holy damage[edit]

Icon Name Description Other Energy Activation time Recharge time Prof. Attribute Campaign
Ray of Judgment.jpg

Ray of Judgment

Elite Spell. Deals 5...37...45 holy damage and inflicts Burning (1...3...3 second[s]) every second (5 seconds). Hits foes adjacent to target's initial location. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Factions
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Lightbringer's Gaze

Skill. Target demonic servant of Abaddon takes 100 holy damage and is interrupted. Hits one additional foe in the area for each rank of Lightbringer you have attained. This skill is disabled (15 seconds). 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png aAny Lightbringer rankZ Nightfall
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Avatar of Balthazar

Elite Form. (10...74...90 seconds.) You gain +20 armor against physical damage, you gain adrenaline 25% faster, your attacks deal holy damage, you inflict Burning (1...3...3 second[s]) on nearby foes whenever you lose a Dervish enchantment. This skill is disabled for 45 seconds. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
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Heart of Holy Flame

Flash Enchantment Spell. (30 seconds.) Your attacks deal holy damage. Initial effect: deals 5...25...30 holy damage to nearby foes. End effect: inflicts Burning condition (2...4...5 seconds) on nearby foes. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
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Holy Spear

Spear Attack. Deals +5...17...20 damage. Deals 15...75...90 holy damage and inflicts Burning condition (3 seconds) to nearby foes if you hit a summoned creature. 4 Tango-adrenaline.png 0 0 0 paragonaParagon Spear MasteryZ Eye of the North
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Word of Censure

Elite Spell. Deals 15...63...75 holy damage. +20 recharge time if target foe is below 33% Health. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0022 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Factions
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Balthazar's Aura

Enchantment Spell. (8 seconds.) Deals 10...22...25 holy damage each second to foes adjacent to target ally. 0 2525 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02525 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Bane Signet

Signet. Deals 26...50...56 holy damage. Causes knock-down if target foe is attacking. 0 0 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Banish

Spell. Deals 20...49...56 holy damage. Deals double damage to summoned creatures. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Judge's Insight

Enchantment Spell. (8...18...20 seconds.) Converts target ally's attacks to holy damage and adds +20% armor penetration. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Retribution

Enchantment Spell. Deals 33% of each attack's damage (maximum 5...17...20) back to the source. -1 Tango-upkeep.png 1010 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 0 Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Scourge Healing

Hex Spell. (30 seconds.) Whenever target foe is healed, the healer takes 15...67...80 holy damage. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 0055 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
Signet of Judgment.jpg

Signet of Judgment

Elite Signet. Knocks down target. Deals 15...63...75 holy damage to target and adjacent foes. 0 0 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Signet of Judgment (PvP)

Elite Half Range Signet. Knocks down target. Deals 5...41...50 holy damage to target and adjacent foes. 0 0 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Smite Hex

Spell. Removes a hex from target ally. Removal effect: deals 10...70...85 holy damage to foes in the area of target ally. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01212 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Zealot's Fire

Enchantment Spell. (60 seconds.) Whenever you use a skill on an ally, all foes adjacent to that ally are hit for 5...29...35 fire damage. Damage cost: you lose 1 Energy. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 00.250.25¼ Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core
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Reversal of Damage

Enchantment Spell. (8 seconds.) Negates the next damage and hits the source for that same amount (maximum 5...61...75). 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.250.25¼ Tango-activation-darker.png 0033 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Nightfall
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Holy Strike

Touch Skill. Deals 10...46...55 holy damage. Deals 10...46...55 more holy damage if target is knocked down. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.750.75¾ Tango-activation-darker.png 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Prophecies
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Holy Wrath

Enchantment Spell. (10...26...30 seconds). Deals 66% of each attack's damage (maximum 5...41...50) back to source. Ends after dealing damage 1...8...10 time[s]. Cannot self-target. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Prophecies
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Shield of Judgment

Elite Enchantment Spell. (8...18...20 seconds.) Deals 5...41...50 holy damage to foes attacking [sic] target ally. Causes knock-down. 0 1515 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 04545 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Prophecies
Smite.jpg

Smite

Spell. Deals 10...46...55 holy damage. Deals 10...30...35 more holy damage if target is attacking. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Prophecies
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Symbol of Wrath

Spell. Deals 8...27...32 holy damage each second (5 seconds). Hits foes adjacent to your initial location. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Prophecies
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Kirin's Wrath

Spell. Deals 8...27...32 holy damage each second (5 seconds). Hits foes adjacent to your initial location. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Factions
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Stonesoul Strike

Touch Skill. Deals 10...46...55 holy damage. Deals 10...46...55 more holy damage if target is knocked down. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.750.75¾ Tango-activation-darker.png 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Factions
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Signet of Rage

Signet. Deals 5...41...50 holy damage. Deals 5...9...10 more holy damage for each of target foe's adrenaline skills. 0 0 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Factions
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Spear of Light

Spell. Projectile: deals 26...50...56 holy damage. Deals 15...51...60 more damage if target foe is attacking. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 01515 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Factions
Aura of Holy Might.jpg

Aura of Holy Might

Enchantment Spell. (45 seconds.) Whenever you lose a Dervish enchantment, adjacent foes take 20...25 holy damage. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 00.750.75¾ Tango-activation-darker.png 03030 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish Allegiance rankZ Factions
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Judge's Intervention

Enchantment Spell. (10 seconds.) Negates the next fatal damage. Negation effect: deals 30...150...180 holy damage to one foe near target ally. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.250.25¼ Tango-activation-darker.png 0088 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Nightfall
Signet of Mystic Wrath.jpg

Signet of Mystic Wrath

Signet. Deals 5...29...35 holy damage for each enchantment on you (maximum 100 holy damage). 0 0 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Nightfall
Avatar of Dwayna.jpg

Avatar of Dwayna

Elite Form. (10...74...90 seconds.) You deal holy damage. Whenever you use a Dervish attack skill, you lose 1 hex. Heal allies in earshot for 5...41...50 Health when you lose a Dervish enchantment. This skill is disabled for 45 seconds. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
Avatar of Dwayna (PvP).jpg

Avatar of Dwayna (PvP)

Elite Form. (10...74...90 seconds.) Deal holy damage. You lose 1 hex whenever you use a Dervish attack skill. Heal yourself for 5...41...50 Health whenever you lose a Dervish enchantment. This skill is disabled for 45 seconds. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
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Banishing Strike

Melee Attack. Deals 10...50...60 holy damage. Deals double damage to summoned creatures. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0033 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
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Banishing Strike (PvP)

Melee Attack. Deals 10...50...60 holy damage. Deals double damage to summoned creatures. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 0033 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
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Zealous Renewal

Flash Enchantment Spell. (5...21...25 seconds.) Initial effect: deals 5...25...30 holy damage to nearby foes. You have -1 Energy regeneration and gain 1 Energy when you hit. Gain 1...4...5 Energy if this enchantment ends early. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
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Reap Impurities

Melee Attack. Deals +3...13...15 damage. Struck foes lose 1 condition. Removal Effect: all foes adjacent to those struck take 10...34...40 holy damage. 5 Tango-adrenaline.png 0 0 0 dervishaDervish Scythe MasteryZ Nightfall
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Castigation Signet

Signet. Deals 26...50...56 holy damage. You gain 1...8...10 Energy if target foe is attacking. 0 0 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Eye of the North
Smite Condition.jpg

Smite Condition

Spell. Removes a condition. Removal effect: deals 10...50...60 holy damage to foes in the area of target ally. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 01.001 Tango-activation-darker.png 0077 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Eye of the North
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Light of Deldrimor

Spell. Deals 55...80 holy damage to foes in the area. Pings hidden objects within the area on the compass. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 00.750.75¾ Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png aAny Deldrimor rankZ Eye of the North

Skills that cause attacks to deal holy damage[edit]

Icon Name Description Energy Activation time Recharge time Prof. Attribute Campaign
Avatar of Balthazar.jpg

Avatar of Balthazar

Elite Form. (10...74...90 seconds.) You gain +20 armor against physical damage, you gain adrenaline 25% faster, your attacks deal holy damage, you inflict Burning (1...3...3 second[s]) on nearby foes whenever you lose a Dervish enchantment. This skill is disabled for 45 seconds. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
Avatar of Dwayna.jpg

Avatar of Dwayna

Elite Form. (10...74...90 seconds.) You deal holy damage. Whenever you use a Dervish attack skill, you lose 1 hex. Heal allies in earshot for 5...41...50 Health when you lose a Dervish enchantment. This skill is disabled for 45 seconds. 0 055 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 02020 Tango-recharge-darker.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
Heart of Holy Flame.jpg

Heart of Holy Flame

Flash Enchantment Spell. (30 seconds.) Your attacks deal holy damage. Initial effect: deals 5...25...30 holy damage to nearby foes. End effect: inflicts Burning condition (2...4...5 seconds) on nearby foes. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 0 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png Tango-quest-icon.png dervishaDervish MysticismZ Nightfall
Judge's Insight.jpg

Judge's Insight

Enchantment Spell. (8...18...20 seconds.) Converts target ally's attacks to holy damage and adds +20% armor penetration. 0 1010 Tango-energy.png 02.002 Tango-activation-darker.png 01010 Tango-recharge-darker.png monkaMonk Smiting PrayersZ Core

Trivia[edit]

  • Prior to the May 25th, 2007 update, wands and staves inflicted light damage rather than holy damage, which was functionally identical to the attack damage type holy damage.

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