Return to sand was a spell unique to Zakhara, the Land of Fate.[1]


This spell caused items made from metal, stone, or earth to crumple into sand. This spell targeted a single item or an entire area up to 5 ft. (1.5 m) by 5 ft. by 1 foot (0.3 m).[1]

Items affected by this spell returned to their normal form after the spell ended.[1]

This spell had no effect on magical items or creatures made from stone or earth, such as golems.[1]


This spell did not require physical components to cast.[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Sam Witt (January 1994). The Complete Sha'ir's Handbook. (TSR, Inc), pp. 121–122. ISBN 978-1560768289.