Dark Arts

Dark arts may refer to:

  • Black magic, Maleficium
  • Dark arts (Harry Potter), practiced in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter novels
  • dark art, art that is broadly defined as disturbing or horrific in nature

Other articles related to "dark, dark arts":

Order Of The Phoenix (fiction) - Notable Order Members - Alastor Moody
... Moody's face is badly scarred he has lost several body parts while fighting Dark wizards, including his left eye, lower left leg, and part of his nose and he is cautious ... vigilance!" to encourage wizards to be on their guard against the dark arts ... Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Moody is appointed as the new Defence Against the Dark Arts teacher at Hogwarts, coming out of retirement as a favour to Dumbledore ...
List Of Fictional Books - R - Works Invented By J. K. Rowling
... presumably Seven) by Miranda Goshawk Quintessence A Quest Defence Against the Dark Arts Confronting the Faceless Break with a Banshee by Gilderoy Lockhart Gadding with Ghouls by ...
Magic In Harry Potter - Dark Arts - Horcrux
... A horcrux is an object created using dark magic to attain effective immortality ... The concept is first introduced in the sixth novel, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, although horcruxes are present in earlier novels without being described or expanded upon ...
Diagon - Schools - Durmstrang
... Durmstrang is known for placing an emphasis on the study of the Dark Arts ... schools of magic in the series limit the study to Defence Against the Dark Arts, Durmstrang students actually learn them ... In Deathly Hallows, it is revealed that the Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald attended Durmstrang ...

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