The Pantheon of Greyhawk

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The following list of deities is presented in this format:

Name, description (Alignment): Divine Domain(s)

Beory, goddess of nature (Neutral): Nature
Boccob, god of magic (Neutral): Knowledge
Celestian, god of stars and wanderers (Neutral): Knowledge
Ehlonna, goddess of woodlands (Neutral Good): Life, Nature
Erythnul, god of envy and slaughter (Chaotic Evil): War
Fharlanghn, god of horizons and travel (Neutral Good): Knowledge, Trickery
Heironeous, god of chivalry and valor (Lawful Good): War
Hextor, god of war and discord (Lawful Evil): War
Incabulos, god of plague and famine (Neutral Evil): Death
Istus, goddess of fate and destiny (Neutral): Knowledge
Iuz, god of pain and oppression (Chaotic Evil): Death
Kord, god of athletics and sport (Chaotic Good): Tempest, War
Nerull, god of death (Neutral Evil): Death
Obad-Hai, god of nature (Neutral): Nature
Olidammara, god of revelry (Chaotic Neutral): Trickery
Pelor, god of the sun and healing (Neutral Good): Life, Light
Pholtus, god of light and law (Lawful Good): Light
Ralishaz, god of ill luck and insanity (Chaotic Neutral): Trickery
Rao, god of peace and reason (Lawful Good): Knowledge
St. Cuthbert, god of common sense and zeal (Lawful Neutral): Knowledge
Tharizdun, god of eternal darkness (Chaotic Evil): Trickery
Trithereon, god of liberty and retribution (Chaotic Good): War
Ulaa, goddess of hills and mountains (Lawful Good): Life, War
Vecna, god of evil secrets (Neutral Evil): Knowledge
Wee Jas, goddess of magic and death (Lawful Neutral): Death, Knowledge

-All civilized peoples, regardless of race, worship Beory, she is the mother of Oerth(the world).
-These gods are the most commonly worshiped throughout all corners of Oerth and not exclusively by any one race or society.
-The goddess of the woodlands, Ehlonna, is typically worshiped by Elves.
-Hextor is usually worshiped by savage, warlike races(such as Orcs, Goblins, Bugbears, etc.) bent on subjugating the peaceful peoples of the world.
-The nature god, Obad-Hai, is commonly worshiped by Halflings and other peaceful, nature loving creatures.
-The goddess, Ulaa, is generally worshiped by Dwarves and Gnomes.
-Dragonborn, Half-elves, Half-orcs and Tieflings almost never live in homogenous communities with their own kind. They will usually adopt the religion of whatever community they are raised in.

*This list is also available on page 295 of the 5th edition Player’s Handbook.

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The Pantheon of Greyhawk

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