Blessings of the Eight is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls Online. Aldarch Colaste asks the Vestige to restore the defiled shrines and find out who is responsible for the horrible deed.

The Vestige sees a vision of Estre speaking with Mehrunes Dagon. He gives her some of his power and orders her to defile the shrines, then move on to Firsthold.

Quick walkthroughEdit

  1. Restore the shrines (4)
  2. Enter the central shrine
  3. Destroy the source of corruption
  4. Speak to Aldarch Colaste
  5. Follow Aldarch Colaste
  6. Watch the vision
  7. Speak to Razum-Dar



  • Dias – Level 13 Dremora (inside the "Shrine of Magnus and Syrabane")
  • Ephae – Level 13 Dremora (inside the "Shrine of Magnus and Syrabane")



This section contains bugs related to Blessings of the Eight. Before adding a bug to this list, consider the following:

  1. Please reload an old save to confirm if the bug is still happening.
  2. If the bug is still occurring, please post the bug report with the appropriate system template  360  / XB1  ,  PS3  / PS4  ,  PC  / MAC  ,  NX  , depending on which platform(s) the bug has been encountered on.
  3. Be descriptive when listing the bug and fixes, but avoid having conversations in the description and/or using first-person anecdotes: such discussions belong on the appropriate forum board.
  •  PC  : Sometimes, one will be unable to complete this quest, as the game will become fixed on the note Bending to the Flame, in the "Shrine to Trinimac and Xarxes."
  •  PC  : Sometimes, it will be impossible to enter the shrines. This bug was fixed as of Update 1.[1]