How Did Nagato Get the Rinnegan

Do you want to know How Did Nagato Get the Rinnegan? That’s really amazing, Read this article to find out how he got it.

How Did Nagato Get the Rinnegan
How Did Nagato Get the Rinnegan


Nagato who is better known as pain. Nagato is also known to be the main antagonist in “pain assault arc”. He is the reason for anime protagonist Naruto Uzumaki’s big loss, his mentor “Jiraiya’s death” which is shown in “Tale of Jiraiya the gallant arc”.

How did Nagato get Rinnegan?

Madara gave Nagato the Rinnegan. The technique through which Madara used to transfer was never specifically mentioned. But the Rinnegan was given to Nagato while he was still a child. As he becomes the perfect vessel for the Rinnegan and can safely carry the eyes until Madara’s return.

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Does Nagato have the Rinnegan from birth?

No, It was Madara who transplanted the eyes into Nagato during Nagato’s childhood. As Madara thought he would reclaim the eyes after he gets reanimated. Madara thought of Nagato, who is from the Uzumaki clan, which is a distant branch of the Senju clan, that rivaled the Uchiha in power.

Can Naruto get Rinnegan?

In theory, It is a yes, as transferring eyes between ninja isn’t uncommon. So as a matter of fact Naruto can get Rinnegan as we can see Naruto has shown that he has that chakra level that is required to handle Rinnegan. Madara chooses Nagato specifically because of his Uzumaki lineage.

How did the Rinnegan awaken?

Mixing the chakra of Hagoromo’s son’s Asura and Indra. As sasuke got the Rinnegan from the Hagoromo, the one who transferred his power to both sasuke Uchiha and Naruto Uzumaki evenly.


Even though the Nagato had Rinnegan from his childhood he wasn’t able to awaken it by himself like Hagoromo. And also he wasn’t able to turn it off as it was transplanted to him.

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