"The August Celestials" redirects here. For the achievement, see  [The August Celestials]. For the lore, see August Celestial.
NeutralThe August Celestials
August Celestials 04.jpg
Clockwise from top left: Yu'lon, Chi-Ji, Xuen, Niuzao
Main leader  Yu'lon <The Jade Serpent>
 Chi-Ji <The Red Crane>
 Xuen <The White Tiger>
 Niuzao <The Black Ox>
Race(s) PandarenPandaren Pandaren
Theater of operations Pandaria
Affiliation Independent
Status Active
Quartermaster Alliance  Sage Whiteheart
Horde  Sage Lotusbloom
Notable reward(s) Epic item level 489 boots/gloves/bracers
 [Reins of the Thundering August Cloud Serpent]

The August Celestials are four Wild Gods who defend the temples of Pandaria from the evils of the sha and mogu. This faction includes the four celestials and their respective servants.

Faction description

These brave Pandaren defend the temples of Pandaria from the evils of the Sha.


Sage Whiteheart / Sage Lotusbloom
<The August Celestials Quartermaster>
Rep Item Cost Slot Type Stats
Neutral  [Bladesong Cloak] 253g 63s Back Agility/crit
 [Cloak of Ancient Curses] 251g 81s Back Intellect/hit
 [Pressed Flower Cloak] 252g 73s Back Intellect/spirit
 [Ribcracker's Cloak] 254g 56s Back Strength/hit
 [Cloak of the Silent Mountain] 248g 97s Back Strength/parry
 [Vestment of the Ascendant Tribe] 343g 52s Chest Leather Intellect/spirit
 [Refurbished Zandalari Vestment] 343g 52s Chest Leather Agility/haste
 [Mountain Stream Ringmail] 344g 66s Chest Mail Intellect/spirit
 [Undergrowth Stalker Chestpiece] 344g 66s Chest Mail Agility/expertise
 [Valiant's Shinguards] 349g 69s Legs Plate Intellect/spirit
 [Leggings of Ponderous Advance] 349g 69s Legs Plate Strength/crit
 [Subversive Leggings] 337g 35s Legs Cloth Intellect/spirit
 [Leggings of Unfinished Conquest] 337g 35s Legs Cloth Intellect/hit
 [Bracers of Inlaid Jade] 232g 66s Wrist Cloth Spirit/crit
 [Minh's Beaten Bracers] 233g 55s Wrist Cloth Intellect/hit
 [Quillpaw Family Bracers] 249g 69s Wrist Leather Agility/hit
 [Clever Ashyo's Armbands] 250g 58s Wrist Leather Intellect/crit
 [Brewmaster Chani's Bracers] 248g 82s Wrist Mail Intellect/haste
 [Tiger-Striped Wristguards] 241g 55s Wrist Mail Agility/haste
 [Braided Black and White Bracer] 238g 90s Wrist Plate Strength/crit
 [Battle Shadow Bracers] 239g 76s Wrist Plate Strength/parry
 [Fallen Sentinel Bracers] 240g 65s Wrist Plate Intellect/crit
 [Storm-Sing Sandals] 352g 98s Feet Cloth Spirit/mastery
 [Void Flame Slippers] 354g 30s Feet Cloth Intellect/hit
 [Tukka-Tuk's Hairy Boots] 341g 14s Feet Leather Agility/hit
 [Boots of the High Adept] 351g 69s Feet Leather Intellect/crit
 [Steps of the War Serpent] 364g 88s Feet Mail Agility/hit
 [Sandals of the Elder Sage] 375g 71s Feet Mail Spirit/crit
 [Tankiss Warstompers] 359g 61s Feet Plate Strength/expertise
 [Yu'lon Guardian Boots] 362g 27s Feet Plate Strength/parry
 [Bramblestaff Boots] 363g 56s Feet Plate Spirit/haste
 [Gloves of Red Feathers] 234g 49s Hands Cloth Spirit/mastery
 [Sunspeaker's Flared Gloves] 235g 38s Hands Cloth Intellect/hit
 [Ogo's Elder Gloves] 236g 27s Hands Leather Intellect/haste
 [Fingers of the Loneliest Monk] 237g 16s Hands Leather Agility/expertise
 [Sentinel Commander's Gauntlets] 238g 3s Hands Mail Agility/hit
 [Ravenmane's Gloves] 240g 68s Hands Mail Intellect/haste
 [Gloves of the Overwhelming Swarm] 238g 92s Hands Plate Strength/parry
 [Streetfighter's Iron Knuckles] 239g 81s Hands Plate Strength/crit
 [Gauntlets of Jade Sutras] 241g 57s Hands Plate Spirit/mastery
Honored  [Celestial Offering] 100g
Revered  [Grand Commendation of the August Celestials] 50g Rep token
 [Formula: Enchant Bracer - Exceptional Strength] 40g Enchanting (600)
 [Formula: Enchant Bracer - Greater Agility] 40g Enchanting (600)
 [Formula: Enchant Bracer - Super Intellect] 40g Enchanting (600)
Exalted  [Reins of the Thundering August Cloud Serpent] 10,000g Riding (300)
 [August Celestials Tabard] 10g Tabard
 [Pattern: Royal Satchel] 50g Tailoring (600)


Known members


You cannot obtain this reputation before Level 87 except via championing/bind to account items.

From Level 87 to 89, there are only 300 reputation points available in quests:

Further reputation gains can be obtained by performing quests, offered when you are Level 90. This used to require honored with Golden Lotus.

At revered, you can buy  [Grand Commendation of the August Celestials] from Horde Sage Lotusbloom/Alliance Sage Whiteheart <The August Celestials Quartermaster> for 50g to grant you a 100% bonus reputation gain on all characters on your account.

You can "Champion a faction" with The August Celestials in your Reputation Panel to enable some champion reputation points. This will allow you the following

  • +300 reputation for your first Random Dungeon of the Week (Expansions counted separately, excluding Pandaria)
  • +300 reputation for your first Random Mists of Pandaria Dungeon of the day (85-89 only)
  • +300 reputation for your first Random Mists of Pandaria Heroic of the day
  • +200 reputation for your first Random Scenario of the day

Patch changes

  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.3.0 (2013-05-21): Shado-Pan and The August Celestials daily quests no longer have a faction prerequisite to be Revered with the Golden Lotus.
  • Mists of Pandaria Hotfix (2012-10-16): Fixed an issue that caused the August Celestials quest hub at the Cradle of Chi-Ji to always be available.
  • Mists of Pandaria Hotfix (2012-10-01): The reputation requirement to purchase Valor Point bracers has been reduced from Revered to Honored.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): Added.

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