• Character The second of three witches in the story “The Fountain of Fair Fortune” from The Tales of Beedle the Bard. Altheda was a witch who had lost confidence in herself after being robbed and humiliated, and went to find the fabled fountain for a cure for her feelings of helplessness. Read More
• Incantations “Anapneo” is the incantation for a spell that clears the target’s breathing airway if blocked. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:22 — 5.8MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Character Angelus Peel played Seeker for the Canadian National Team in 1877. Peel was one of the more unfortunate of the Quidditch players who was a participant in the 1877 Quidditch World Cup in Kazakhstan. Known as “The Tournament that Nobody Remembers“, Peel woke up with his knees on back-to-front and… Read More
• Potions Antidote to Common Poisons is a general reversal cure for all poisons. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:22 — 5.8MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Potions Antidotes in general reverse the effects of a poison or spell. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:22 — 5.8MB)Subscribe: Apple… Read More
• Sports teams The Appleby Arrows are a Quidditch team based in Appleby, England and founded in 1612 (QA7). robes: pale blue with a silver arrow across the chest (QA7) home: Appleby They are fierce rivals of the Wimbourne Wasps, who got their name during a match against the Arrows in… Read More
• Potion ingredients Potion ingredient, used in Wit-Sharpening Potion. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:22 — 5.8MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More
• Plants An ancient mundane flower used in magical potions. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 5:22 — 5.8MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More
• Character Astoria is the younger sister of Daphne Greengrass. She entered Hogwarts two years after her sister and eventually married Draco Malfoy. Their only child was named Scorpius Hyperion Malfoy. Lucius and Narcissa objected to Draco’s choice of a wife, but he defied them. Astoria once told her son that this… Read More
• Character Trainee Healer on the Dai Llewellyn Ward of St. Mungo’s who tried to heal Arthur Weasley’s snakebite in December 1995. He was very interested in “complementary medicine” (using Muggle techniques along with the magical approaches). He and Arthur decided to give stitches a try, but something in the wound kept dissolving them,… Read More