Breath of Heaven is a Defensive Monk skill unlocked at Level 8. The Monk expends spirit to heal himself and his party.
Breath of Heaven in action.
The Monk expends spirit to heal himself and his party.
 Skill Rune Effects
The following is a very quick summary. See the Breath of Heaven rune effects page for a more thorough description of rune effects, or any of the individual rune pages for numbers, screenshots, blue quotes, and much more.
|| Breath of Heaven
|| Cost: 25 Spirit|
Cooldown: 15 seconds
A blast of divine energy heals you and all allies within 12 yards for 6201.94 - 7442 Life.
|| Infused with Light
|| Gain 8 additional Spirit from Spirit generating attacks for 5 seconds after using Breath of Heaven.
 Skill Design
This skill first appeared at BlizzCon 2010. There are currently no visuals available for the skill, and no reports on it from demo players. It was revealed in the skill tree.
This spell is likely to be a popular one in PvP.
The following Monk passives provide a benefit to Breath of Heaven:
|| Guiding Light
|| Whenever you use a direct heal skill on another player you and the other player deal 16% more damage for 15 seconds. |
This skill is affected by your characters: Skill Level (set to 1 for example above)
Breath of Heaven was first revealed at BlizzCon 2010, but there are no gameplay reports describing the skill from that event.
Skill tiers were removed shortly before the beta started in September 2011, and Breath of Heaven became a level 2 skill. The skill system was once again overhauled for the Beta Patch 13 in February 2012, and Breath of Heaven was classified as a Defensive skill and moved to level 8. For Beta Patch 14, the amount of healing provided by this spell more than halved.
Breath of Heaven can be seen in action on video here:
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