For other uses, see Cavern of the Incarnate.

The Cavern of the Incarnate is a cave in the Ashlands region in The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind.The Nerevarine must locate and travel to the Cavern during their Third Trial and obtain Azura's artifact, the Moon-and-Star. It is also the place where those that failed to be incarnates are located. The main challenge of the trial is to solve the riddle of the door which Azura states must opened under Azura's Star.


The cavern can be accessed during Dawn (6 AM to 8 AM) or Dusk (6 PM to 8 PM) daily. When entering the cavern during these times, the following message appears:

"In the dawn hour under Azura's Star, the door is opened."

Azura - Cavern of the Incarnate

When attempting to enter the cavern at a time other than Dawn or Dusk, the following message is heard:

"The door is locked, and will not open. The Star is the key."

Azura - Cavern of the Incarnate2


Cavern of the Incarnate

Inside the Cavern of the Incarnate.

Notable itemsEdit


Failed IncarnatesEdit

Ane TeriaEdit

Incarnate Ane Teria

Dialogue box when speaking to Ane Teria.

Ane Teria gives the following items:

Conoon ChodalaEdit

Incarnate Conoon Chodala

Dialogue box when speaking to Conoon Chodala.

Conoon Chodala gives the following items:


Incarnate Erur-Dan

Dialogue box when speaking to Erur-Dan.

Erur-Dan gives the following items:

Hort LeddEdit

Incarnate Hort Ledd

Dialogue box when speaking to Hort Ledd.

Hort Ledd gives the following items:

Idrenie NerothanEdit

Incarnate Idrenie Nerothan

Dialogue box when speaking to Idrenie Nerothan.

Idrenie Nerothan gives the following items:


Incarnate Peakstar

Dialogue box when speaking to Peakstar.

Peakstar gives the following items:


  • The riddle of the door is the same riddle with the same solution as the door of the Holamayan Monastery.


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