Miracles in Dark Souls 3 are a type of Magic that usually deal Lightning Damage or heal/buff the player, primarily scaling with Faith. Miracles can only be cast by wielding Talismans or Chimes. There are a total of 38 miracles, some of which are unlocked from Merchants by giving them special Key Items called Tomes. They are as follows:



Miracles in DKS3


Icon Tome Usage Location
braille-divine-tome-carim-dks3 Braille Divine Tome of Carim Give to Irina of Carim to unlock Med Heal, Tears of Denial and Force Road of Sacrifices, drop down from bridge to ledge, in a nearby cave
londor-braille-divine-tome-dks3 Londor Braille Divine Tome Give to Irina of Carim or Karla to unlock Vow of Silence, Dark Blade and Dead Again Buy from Yuria of Londor
deep-braille-divine-tome-dks3 Deep Braille Divine Tome Give to Irina of Carim or Karla to unlock Deep Protection and Gnaw Cathedral of the Deep, drops from a Mimic
braille-divine-tome--lothric-dks3 Braille Divine Tome of Lothric Give to Irina of Carim to unlock Bountiful Light, Blessed Weapon andMagic Barrier Lothric Castle, courtyard by Dragonslayer Armour, through broken wall, drop down into lower room


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FP Cost Slots Used Faith Required

Acquired From 

 Heal Aid

Slightly restore HP

 27 1



Restores HP for self and those in the vicinity.

45 1 12

Med Heal

Restores moderate HP for self and those in the vicinity. 55  1 15

Great Heal

Restores a large amount of HP for self and those in the vicinity.  65 1 25

Soothing Sunlight

Restores a large amount of HP for self and those in the general area. 80 1 45


Gradually restores HP

30 1 15

Bountiful Light

Gradually restores a large amount of HP. 45 1 25

Bountiful Sunlight

Gradually restores a large amount of HP for self and those in the vicinity.

 70  2 35 

Caressing Tears

Cures bleeding, poison and frost for self and those in the vicinity.

14 1 12

Tears of Denial

Grants one chance to endure when HP reaches 0 100 2 15


Returns caster to the last bonfire used for resting, or to the bonfire in the shrine. 30 1 18

 Seek Guidance

Displays more help from other worlds and reveals summon signs without using an ember.  15 1 12

 Sacred Oath

10% (physical) AR buff, 10% damage absorption buff, 60 seconds

 65  2  28


Creates a shockwave.While it inflicts no direct damage, this miracle propels foes back, staggering them. Can also defend against incoming arrows.  26  1  12

Emit Force

 Releases a shockwave in front. 20  1 18

Wrath of the Gods

Create powerful shockwave 40 2 30
  • Acquired by dropping from the ledge near the spellcaster on the roof in Profaned Capital

 Lightning Spear

Hurl lightning spear.

 23  1  20
  • Use the elevator near the Old Wolf of Farron and take the stairs up. Turn to the right and run to the closed gate. On the right side of the gate drop down and follow the path, one of the items there is Lightning Spear

Great Lightning Spear

 Hurl giant lightning spear. 32  1 30

Sunlight Spear

Hurls a Sunlight Spear

48 1 40

Lightning Stake

Strikes with a stake of lightning. 34 1 35
  • Dropped by the giant worm just before the Old Demon King boss fight

Lightning Storm

Calls forth furious bolts of lightning. 36 2 45

Divine Pillars of Light

Bring down multiple pillars of light in vicinity. 3 1 30

Blessed Weapon

Blesses right weapon, increasing attack power, as well as gradually restoring HP. 35 1 15

Lightning Blade

Reinforces right weapon with lightning. 50 1 30
  •  Located in Irithyll Dungeon. Can be found in the area near the broken dragon statue used to reach the Archdragon Peak

Darkmoon Blade

 Reinforces right weapon with (Magic) "Darkmoon Light"  50 1 30 

Magic Barrier

Increases magic damage absorption by covering the body in a white protective coating. 30 1 15

Great Magic Barrier

Greatly increases magic damage absorption with coating. 40 2 25

 Dark Blade

Reinforces right weapon with dark. 35 1 25

 Vow of Silence

Prevents the use of magic in an area.

 35 2 30

 Dead Again

Bless corpses, transforming them into traps.  45  1


Int: 15


Attracts more attention from foes.  15 1 18
  • Farron Keep Perimeter bonfire. Turn around 180 degrees and follow the path until you reach a hole in the wall on your right. Drop down on the ledge below. The spell will be on a corpse

Deep Protection

Slightly boosts attack, damage absorption and resistance, while also increasing stamina recovery speed  25 1 20


Summons insect swarm to feast on foes.  15 1 18

Dorhys' Gnawing

Summon great insect swarm to feast on foes. 20 1 25

Lifehunt Scythe

Steals HP of foes using an illusory scythe

20 1 22

Way of White Corona

White discus slices into foes and returns to conjurer

15 1 18

Projected Heal

Project a healing spell at an area.  55  1  28

Lightning Arrow

Fires a lightning arrow.  19  1  35
  • The Ringed City DLC: After fighting the dragon after the Shared Grave bonfire, it's just inside the building behind 3 illusory walls.


Miracle Enhancement Items

Icon Item Name Item Type Effect Location
Blindfold Mask Helm Increases dark damage by 10% The Ringed City
crown_of_dusk Crown of Dusk Helm Increases magic damage by 10% Farron Keep
Ring of the Sun's First Born Ring of the Sun's First Born Ring Boosts Miracle damage by 20%. Irithyll of the Boreal Valley
Morne's Ring Morne's Ring Ring Boosts Miracles damage by 12%  Road of Sacrifices
Priestess Ring Ring Increase Faith by 5 points Sold by the Shrine Handmaid in Untended Graves.
Dropped by the Shrine Handmaid in Untended Graves, even if you've already purchased it from her.
General Talismans Talisman Catalyst (Typically with Unfaltering Prayer) Multiple locations. See Talismans for more information.
General Chimes Chimes Catalyst (Typically with Gentle Prayer) Multiple locations. See Chimes for more information.
Rose of Ariandel Flail Catalyst / Weapon Soul of Sister Friede


    • Anonymous

      03 Aug 2020 01:50  

      Great Magical Barrier:
      "Where you can find Havel and a dead d-d-d-dragon"
      I dont wanna be that guy buuuuut...
      I m pretty sure that s not a dragon

      • Anonymous

        30 May 2020 16:16  

        How to stop those fkn videos I don't wanna hear form reproducing automatically all over this website? Owners of this website: WE DO NOT WANT THIS, WE'LL STOP COMING TO YOUR WEBSITE IF WE HAVE UNWANTED NOISE. SOLVE IT.

        • Anonymous

          09 May 2020 21:57  

          I wish miracles cost less FP for their effect/damage. They are good, but FP efficiency is the name of the game for PvE when FP recovery is limited to Ashen Estus. Hidden Blessings are limited and Simple infusion takes forever. Stamina costs severely limit spam already, so why not?

          • Anonymous

            03 May 2020 07:52  

            You have to beat the game to get decent faith projectiles. Sunlight spear required you kill the final boss, and lightning arrow requires the ringed city. ***** you, Miyazaki

            • Anonymous

              03 Apr 2020 05:34  

              Restoration is a perfectly valid school of magic! Don't let anyone else tell you otherwise! no one will get the reference

              • Anonymous

                05 Mar 2020 19:30  

                Some of you clerics just love to *chime* in with your spells... Tho, guess what? Some of us are *unfaltering* as we use our talismans, and shall not staggered by mere words! .... I've no regrets from making this comment.

                • Anonymous

                  21 Feb 2020 14:08  

                  Done some field testing on the little poison spewing mobs in Earthen Peak to get total % increase from buffs. Test with 60 faith, starter talisman +8, lightning arrow. Left number is total damage done, right number is % increase compared to 0 rings and 0 buffs: No rings, no buffs: 261 First Born ring: 325 (19.7%) First Born + Morne: 376 (30.6%) 2 rings + Rose WA: 474 (45%) 2 rings + SSS WA: 419 (37.7%) First Born + Rose and SSS WA: 457 (43%) 2 rings + Rose and SSS WA: 528 (50.6%) Done the same test with Melee range Sunlight spear and the % ratios were the same within 0.9% margin of error (0 buffs and 0 rings: 478; 2 rings and 2 buffs: 962, a 50.3% increase) I didn't test banner, since it needs to be held for its buff to work and I'm not using it as my primary weapon.

                  • Anonymous

                    19 Feb 2020 18:01  

                    Why is crown of dusk on the list of buffing items? I tested it with wowc and lightning spear and it didn't increase the damage. So unless I'm an idiot don't use it i gues.

                    • Anonymous

                      13 Feb 2020 16:36  

                      Contrary to popular belief I think miracle builds are way better at PVP than any other school of magic. Because of one property they have which is poisecasting. Sure you can just spam pers to use CBV/ CSS but that makes me vomit.

                      • Anonymous

                        02 Oct 2019 17:39  

                        Lothric Warbanner should be added to the list of miracle boosting items. The 15% damage buff applies to spells.

                        • Anonymous

                          27 May 2019 22:52  

                          Does anyone know if you need the dlc miracles for the master of miracles achievement I have all of them but the game isn’t giving it to me

                          • Anonymous

                            11 Apr 2019 16:57  

                            60-70 fth depending on your build, 30-40 atn depending on your build, always 40 vgr, 45 dex if your build allows, Yorshka's chime for ranged casts and weapon buffing with elemental spells, The regular Talisman for poise casting (so you dont get interrupted during a cast, best for close combat offence spells and healing as heals take time and stamina and close combat gets you interrupted) during ordinary pvp, Canvas Talisman or Sunlight Talisman (Sunlight as a last resort as the damage suffers) against ganks of 3 or more people. The best spells you'll want are Lightning Storm as your aoe, Bountiful Light for self regen, Projected Heal for Healing, Lightning Arrow for ranged cast, Lightning Stake for close combat and Sunlight Spear as an additional close combat option, but don't sacrifice Lightning Stake for it as Lightning Stake is easier to land. Any weapon will work Lightning infused at 60+ fth, blessed infusion is viable at 60+ fth too and comes with hp regen based on your weapon upgrade level. Rings are dependant on your build, common ones on faith builds are Morne's Ring, Ring of the Sun's Firstborn, Sage ring, Lightning Clutch Ring (very situational as it lowers absorption for very minimal damage increase in pvp, in pve you get the full effect so it works wonders while still taking your defence down a lot) and the Prisoner's Chain/Ring of Favor are a staple for all builds.

                            • Anonymous

                              31 Mar 2019 18:16  

                              Hello, im trying to get darkmoon blade, and i am missing like 6 proof of concord kepts, and i really need em. If anyone is willing to trade some id be very thankfull. Although im in NG+++ and i dont know if that'll effect it in any way. But if you are willing to give some spare ones, my steam name is Doctor MB

                              • 03 Dec 2018 05:14  

                                Miracles are good in PVP, you just have to know how to use them. Use Unfaltering Prayer with the Canvas Talisman to poise cast. Lightning Arrow can be held indefinitely and if you're good, you can roll catch people with it. Lighting Storm has a wide AOE and can deal 500+ damage with momentary stuns. Lighting Stake is spammable and can hit for 700+ damage apiece, and can pop Tears of Denial. I two shot UGS users and R1 spammers that try to out trade me. Finally, Lightning Spear at point blank can deal 900+ to players, and at least 500+ when thrown at a range. Those are only the offensive Miracles, Miracles are known mostly for their utility. You have Tears of Denial which can save you from being parry spammed to death or from a mistake on your end, and you have access to a variety of healing spells that can be extremely useful in invasions. Down on health? Runaway and pop a Great Heal to fully restore your health and conserve your Estus in the process. Also, healing Miracles can be used in the Arena against passive opponents and Arena runners. Sure, it lacks the raw power of Sorceries and Pyromancies, but it has utility. If you think Miracles suck, you're doing it wrong.

                                • Anonymous

                                  23 Oct 2018 18:42  

                                  I personally spam lightning spear as much as possible and nothing else and hope it hits them in arena. I refuse to do anything else.

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