Gelong staffRareExclusive
(Staff) All Races
DMG: 14 Delay: 390
HP recovered while healing +4
Lv. 10 All Jobs
Damage Per Second: 2.15
TP Per Hit: 100

Other Uses

Resale Price: 441~449 gil

How to Obtain

Cannot be auctioned, traded, or bazaared, but can be delivered to a character on the same account.

Dropped From

Name Level Zone
Swamfisk (NM) 12 - 15 East Ronfaure

Historical Background

Gelong is the word used for a fully ordained monk in Tibetan Buddhism. It is the masculine version of the word (the feminine is gelongma). The gelong observes 150 precepts on ethical matters along with a monastic code.

Gelong is the third grade of monk out of 6 grades: genye (layperson observing the 5 silas), getsul (novice monk studying to become a gelong), gelong (fully ordained monk), geshe (‘learned’ monk [equivalent of having a doctorate in Buddhist theology]; requires mastery of 5 subjects), lama gyupa (elder monk well-versed in all branches of Buddhism, taught oral teachings that were not written down), and kenpo (head of a monastery).

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