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Glyph of the Stars (Celestial Avatar)

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Glyph of Empowerment (Celestial Avatar).png

Glyph of the Stars

Not available underwater  Ground-targeted  
Ranger icon small.png Ranger (skill list)
Druid icon small.png Druid
Parent skill
Glyph of the Stars.png Glyph of the Stars
Game link
1 Activation time  
48 Recharge time
60 Recharge time
60 Recharge time
Glyph of the Stars

Glyph. Prevent health drain while downed and revive downed allies in the targeted area. Heal and grant boons to allies in that area.

Healing.png Healing: 392 (0.14)?
Miscellaneous effect.png Revive per Pulse: 12%
Miscellaneous effect.png Revive per Pulse: 8%
Glyph of Empowerment (Celestial Avatar).png Glyph of the Stars (Celestial Avatar): You do not lose health from being downed.
Stability.png Stability (2s): Cannot be knocked down, pushed back, pulled, launched, stunned, dazed, floated, sunk, feared, or taunted.
Regeneration.png Regen (2s): 260 Heal
Vigor.png Vigor (2s): +50% Endurance Regeneration
Number of targets.png Number of Allied Targets: 5
Miscellaneous effect.png Revive Pulses: 6
Miscellaneous effect.png Boon and Healing Pulses: 6
Radius.png Radius: 360
Range.png Range: 1,200

— In-game description

Glyph of the Stars CA (animation).jpg

Related traits[edit]

Wilderness Survival Wilderness Survival

Nature Magic Nature Magic

Druid Druid

  • Live Vicariously Live Vicariously — When you heal an ally, you are also healed.
  • Verdant Etching Verdant EtchingGlyphs grant protection to nearby allies.
  • Natural Mender Natural Mender — Increase healing to other allies. Gain astral force each interval while not in celestial avatar form.
  • Lingering Light Lingering Light — While in Celestial Avatar form, your healing of others is significantly increased. Healing another player with a Celestial Avatar skill reduces the cooldown of Celestial Avatar. Cooldown can only be reduced once per outgoing heal and will occur even if the affected player is at full health.



Version history[edit]

For a detailed skill history, see here.

Patch Changes
March 19, 2024
  • Increased the cooldown of this skill from 48 seconds to 60 seconds in WvW and PvP. Reduced the revival percentage from 12% to 8% in WvW only.
October 06, 2022
  • Fixed an issue that caused this skill to go on full cooldown when interrupted.
October 04, 2022
  • This skill is no longer channeled and instead creates the spell area of effect after an initial casting time.
    • Celestial Avatar: Reduced the number of revive pulses from 18 to 6. Increased the revive percentage per pulse from 4% to 12%. This skill now grants stability instead of protection, in addition to regeneration and vigor.
  • Reduced cooldown from 60 seconds to 48 seconds.
June 28, 2022
  • (Undocumented) Reduced number of targets from 10 to 5.
May 11, 2021
  • Fixed a bug in which this skill did not count as an elite skill for the purposes of triggering runes.
February 25, 2020 Competitive content update:
  • Reduced the cooldown of this skill from 90 seconds to 60 seconds
April 23, 2019
  • Glyph of the Stars has been added to the game.

See also[edit]