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EverQuest 2 Quest Information
Journal Category Signature
Journal Level 80 (Tier 9)
Journal Difficulty Heroic
Starting Zone Fens of Nathsar more
How to Start Have "Teachings of Master Wu" and "Journal of Wu, Seeker of Enlightenment" in your inventory. Speak with Master Makoto Shoda in Fens, who wanders the beach.
part of: Monk Epic Weapon Timeline
Preceded by:
Followed by:
The Mended Hand
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Obtaining the History of the Hand

  1. Have the books Teachings of Master Wu and Journal of Wu, Seeker of Enlightenment in your inventory. The Journal is the reward for the quest Wu's Edict of the Material in The Lesser Faydark. If you sold or destroyed it, a replacement can be purchased from the Wu encampment in The Lesser Faydark. The Teachings is from the Tome: Teachings of Master Wu collection quest in Sanctum of the Scaleborn.
  2. Speak with Master Makoto Shoda in the Fens. He wanders the beach between the Span and Omen's Call. He will take your books, but he'll give them back later.
  3. Speak with Chronicler Lao, the Chronicler of the Ashen Order inside the Ashen Order Camp. To get there:
  4. Speak with Chronicler Lao at ( 31, -56, -1184 ) /waypoint 31, -56, -1184 inside the camp in the back, under one of the tents.
  5. Find Lao's student, Tobee at ( 1180, -98, -1178 ) /waypoint 1180, -98, -1178 out near the Sun Spires in The Pillars of Flame. She will be surrounded by some bandits.
  6. Speak to the bandits so that they become attackable. There was one heroic ^ Level 83 Korroz the Bandit and 3 down arrow bandits.
  7. Speak with Tobee who will give you a book, History of the Hand.
  8. Return to Chronicler Lao and speak with him.

Finding the Blades

After Chronicler go back to Fens of Nathsar and speak to Master Makoto Shoda. He will then ask you to find 5 blades scattered about the world (he will return your books as well). Find the blades in any order.

Blade of Balance
  1. Speak with Flink the Impish in Jarsath Wastes (Skyfire) at ( -907, 244, 766 ) /waypoint -907, 244, 766. He will ask you to bring back draconic hearts to balance on the scales against your inner demons.
    • These are semi-rare drops on Wurms, Wyverns and Drakes all over Skyfire. You can also buy them off the broker,
    • You need 57(!). You want EXACTLY 57. More or less and a large group of enemies will spawn.
  2. Take the hearts back and place them on the balance. An 81^ doppleganger of yourself will spawn.
  3. Kill it and take blade from scale.
Blade of Peace
Kaiaren of the One Eye Grave

The grave of Kaiaren of the One Eye.

  1. Obtain "Kaiaren's Scroll" which from a grave in Kunzar Jungle ( 427, 10, -362 ) /waypoint 427, 10, -362, in a cave behind a waterfall ( 376, 7, -276 ) /waypoint 376, 7, -276. You must break through the wall behind the waterfall in order to search the cave system for the grave of Kaiaren of the One Eye.
  2. Spawn and kill a fire sprite in Lavastorm ( -268, 83, -46 ) /waypoint -268, 83, -46 near Solusek Eye (around rim of lava pit to left from porter) in Lavastorm. (Need to verify: Eejag spawns after talking to the sprite; you do not kill the sprite. 15 Apr 08; Verified, no need to kill the sprite, Eejag spawns 3- 5 seconds after last words of the sprite. 30 Aug 08)
  3. Loot the blade from the sprite to spawn Eejag an 85^^^ heroic. Eejag will de-spawn after 5-10 minutes if not engaged; the fire sprite will spawn again after about 10 minutes.
  4. Kill Eejag for blade.
Blade of Order

To complete this step you must to speak Sathirian, you must have completed The Trial of Tynnonium for your Shackle Grandmaster title, and you must have at least -6000 faction with the Kunzar Villagers (or better).

  1. Go to Tabernacle of Pain in Kunzar Jungle and talk to both of the shackle grandmasters still there.
  2. Go to ( -106, -84, 295 ) /waypoint -106, -84, 295 and talk to Kindo Youngfist.
  3. Return to the grandmaster who told you of the Blade of Order
  4. Challenge him.
    • He is an 85^^^ heroic, so bring some help.
    • During the fight, he may split into three people (one ^^^, one ^^, and one ^), he may reset agro, or both, also may kick his target up in the air or teleport it.
    • After fight he'll respawn where you first talked to him.
  5. Talk to him again to receive the blade.
Blade of Harmony
  1. Enter Shard of Fear from the cave at the far back of The Feerrott.
  2. Pull the final mob, Terror, to spawn Elder Jhen, a level 83 ^^^ heroic monk, who adds to the encounter.
  3. Kill the monk to receive the blade.
Blade of Tranquility
  1. Enter Sebilis.
  2. Obtain the subquest The Broken Hand: Bones of the Elder, initiated in Sebilis from Elder Jaago in a jail cell at ( 71, -131, 102 ) /waypoint 71, -131, 102.
    • This is the first room after you jump into the water from the main foyer and swim down the waterfall.
    • Elder Jaago will not be visible until you open the cell and walk inside.
    • The subquest requires 20 bone trinkets which drop randomly off of level 80+ iksar in Sebilis (Legionaires in basement are a good bet) and then bury the bones in Elddar grove, near the Dojo's garden ( 727, -19, -406 ) /waypoint 727, -19, -406.
  3. Once the subquest is completed, return to the quest giver's cell. He asks you to search a loose brick. The brick is not obvious its on the lower north wall of the cell.

Reassembling the Hand

  1. Return to Master Makoto Shoda with the five blades. He will send you to find information on how to reassemble the hand. The information is in scattered pages that can be found in Maiden's Chamber and Vault of Eternal Sleep. Some are ground spawns and some drop from named mobs in the zones.
    1. Maiden's Chamber: Page 7 - Drusella (chest), Page 5 - the Impaler (chest), Page 3 - the Hallowed Hall (ground), and Page 4 - bottom of retractable bridge chamber (ground)
    2. Vault of Eternal Sleep: Page 1 - Golem's mini event room (ground), Page 2 - bottom of the pit outside the Praetor's chamber (ground), and Page 6 - the Praetor (body loot)
  2. Turn in the collection then scribe the recipe given. Recipe requires:
    1. 3 tynnonium clusters
    2. 1 rough fire emerald
    3. 20 ferrite clusters
    4. 20 deklium clusters
    5. 10 smoldering coal
  3. Craft the diagram at a Work Bench.
  4. Return to Master Makoto Shoda to show him what you had created and to get the completed Hand of Serenity. Also given the next quest: The Mended Hand.


This quest is part of the Monk Epic Weapon Timeline, and can only be started/completed by a member of that class of at least Level 80.

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