- "Since beginningless time, darkness thrives in the void, but always yields to purifying light."
- ― The Lion Turtle (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
"Raindrops put the rhythm on the pavement, and drip from the blacktop into the basement. Traces of the rain pervade this, to erase your hate and take this from the fakeness. (x4)"
― Linkin Park - Crawling Demo
The power to remove all evil or negativity from any object or person. Sub-power of Morality Manipulation and Purification Manipulation. Opposite to Corruption Inducement.
- Corruption Negation/Removal
- Evil Cleansing
- Morality Reset
- Redemption/Reformation Inducement
- White/Whitely Corruption Inducement
The user can remove the darkness or evil from a person or objects, often including demons possessing it or mind control affecting it. It can turn evil to good or merely make someone pure.
- Users of Omni Corruption Inducement cannot be purified.
- Target may need to be willing to be purified.
- User may only be able to remove supernatural evil and corruption.
- User may be affected by the darkness they remove or take it upon themselves.
- Good Immunity
- Users of Purification Immunity may be immune.
- Particularly evil beings may be highly resistant to purification.
- May need to know specific form/ritual for each target/species/type.
- Detoxicity Chamber (Rick & Morty)
- Digivices (Digimon Adventure)
- Elements of Harmony (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)
- SCP-294 - The Coffee Machine (SCP Foundation)
- Blessed Blood (Supernatural)
- Timekeeper Stones (Thea Stilton: The Magic of the Mirror)
- Key Of Solomon (Occultism): Via Ritualistic Purification
After becoming a half-demon, Cordelia Chase (Buffy the Vampire Slayer/Angel) developed the ability to purify the souls of those affected by demons by generating light.
Tai Kamiya (Digimon Adventure) using his Digivice to purify Leomon of the Black Gears' influence.
Through its Biririn Hug You technique, Cherubimon X (Digimon) can destroy all evil in another Digimon, reincarnating them as a being of good.
The Children's (Zettai Karen Children) Force of Absolution proven to purify evil hypnosis of the Black Phantom
Cure Aqua (Precure All Stars DX) performing Aqua Arrow
Cure Beauty (Smile Precure) performing Beauty Ice Arrow
Cure Peace (Smile Precure) charging up Peace Thunder
Cure Black & Cure White (Precure Max Heart) performing Pretty Cure Marble Screw
Cure Beat, Melody, and Rhythm (Smile Precure) purifying a Negatone
March Hurricane (Smile Precure)
Sunny Burst (Smile Precure)
Beauty Blizzard (Smile Precure)
Cure Passion (Fresh Precure) performing Happiness Hurricane
Milky Rose (Yes! Precure 5 GOGO!) performing Blizzard
Cure Windy and Cure Bright (Precure All Stars DX Series) attacking a villain.
Cure Happy (Smile Precure) performing Happy Shower
Kain as Scion of Balance can purify other beings
Tsuru's (One Piece) Woshu Woshu no Mi allows her to wash the evil out of a person's heart.
Moon Gorgeous Meditation (Sailor Moon)
Moon Princess Elimination (Sailor Moon)
Rainbow Moon Heart Ache (Sailor Moon)
Starlight Honeymoon Therapy Kiss (Sailor Moon Stars)
Due to her spiritual training as the Heiress of the Himejima clan, Suzaku Himejima (SlashDøg) has very powerful purification abilities to purify evil spirits.
Kushinadahime (Valkyrie Crusade) the goddess of purification.
Rinne Rokudo (Kyoukai no Rinne) can perform purification on evil spirits with his shinigami scythe
Celestial Spirit King's (Fairy Tail) Galaxia Blade is an omnidirectional spell that purifies all of the erosion of evil in a large area.
When Zatch (Zatch Bell!) destroyed Clear Note with Baou Zakeruga, Clear’s evil nature and annihilative abilities were removed. As a result, he was reborn as a kind-hearted demon named White.
Using Purified or Blessed blood, Father Max Thompson (Supernatural) created the Demon Curing Ritual, a ritual that can be used to cure a demon without any significant damage to the vessel.