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Maximally reinforced Hamsa

Strokes to draw

10 each. However, after the first pair of Hamsas has been drawn, subsequent pairs are drawn together. The final numbers of strokes are therefore:

  • 10
  • 10
  • 20
  • 20

Warded monsters

floating eyes, beholders, autons

Maximum reinforcement

6 fold

Secondary effects

  • Protects against all gaze attacks, both reflexive like the floating eye's and offensive like the Pyrolisk's.
  • A maximally reinforced Hamsa ('six-handed Hamsa') blocks regular gazes as well, rendering the player invisible.

How to learn

  • Found in 5th, 6th, and 7th level spellbooks.
  • Knowledge of Hamsa may be gifted by your god as a result of praying on an altar.
  • Found on 1/24 magic rings with a useful engraving.