Curse of the Neverborn's Blood
Charm - Swallowing the Stone
Swallowing the Stone
Cost: —; Mins: Occult 3, Essence 2;
Prerequisite Charms: None
The power of the Exalted is such that the base secrets of the universe are opened up to them with the minimum of effort.
The cost of learning Degrees of Thaumaturgy is reduced to that of a speciality. This cost reduction is applied retroactively, and the cost difference refunded in experience points.
The training times are also halved, two weeks for Initiate, one month for Adept, and one a half months for Master.
In addition, the Exalt may add their Permanent Essence in dice to any roll required to cast Thaumaturgy.
This charm exists is some form for all the Exalted, though for Terrestrial Exalts it requires Occult 4.