This page has the Keive Tala Puzzle Solution.

The Big or Small Trial is a Trial in the game The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.

This page has the walkthrough/solution to the Big or Small Puzzle.


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  • Go straight forward once you enter the shrine.
  • Just past the green-flowing crystal you will see a metal ball in the water, creating a small field of electricity.
  • To ensure everything works farther down, you will need to get the charge over to the next ball, just outside its range.
  • Look to your right, opposite the chained spheres.
  • You will see 2 small metal crates.
  • Use Magnesis to grab one of them and place it in the water.
  • Position it to create the bridge you need between the 2 spheres.
  • Turn back to the right and grab the second small metal box using Magnesis.
  • Go deeper into the shrine, looking to the left.
  • You will see a small ledge nearby a platform with a lightbulb next to it.
  • Use the second small box to power the platform and raise it up to its maximum height.
  • Now, lift the box up to the raised platform and drop it there against the wall.
  • This will let you complete the circuit, passing the electric charge deeper into the shrine.
  • The chrage is now reaching a large Metal Sphere, the main puzzle is nearly complete.
  • Once again, use Magnesis.
  • Lift the sphere out of the water and maneuver it over the nearby rod sticking out of the wall, dropping it on the right-hand side of the rod.
  • The charge will pass onto this section now.
  • Now, look to the opposite side of the hallway.
  • You will see a large Metal Box, grab it with Magnesis.
  • Bring it over to the next metal rod.
  • Set it on the just submerged floor below the second metal rod.
  • Use Cryonis to lift it up to the break and complete the final circuit.
  • Adjust the Metal box as needed to complete it.
  • You will need the circuit complete for the gate in front of the chest to raise.
  • If you want the chest, there is one more challenge to complete here.
  • Continue toward the back of the shrine where you can see the chamber with the Monk.
  • Turn to the right before you reach the Monk
  • You will see an apparatus you will be able to use.
  • To complete this challenge, you will need to line use the bars on the moving platforms.
  • You can stop each of the platforms by using the laser you control and hitting the crystal at the far end of the chamber with the platforms.
  • Each of the platforms moves at a different speed. Have the electricity flowing through the circuit will make it very obvious when the challenge is complete.
  • The laser must leave the crystal for it to strike it a second time.
  • Completing this circuit will bring power to the gate in front of the chest.
  • It will raise and allow you access.
  • The chest has a Radiant Shield inside it.
  • With that collected, you have everything inside this shrine.
  • Head over to the chamber with the Monk inside.
  • Climb the stairs and interact with the Monk Keive Tala.
  • Approach and interact with them to get the Naboris's Emblem.

Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

Video Walkthrough[edit]

Big or Small Video Walkthrough

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