Want to read more? Though this spell was mentioned in the first book of the series, it wasn’t used until Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by Hermione against Harry, who was practicing his shield charm for the third task of the Triwizard Tournament. Fantastic Beasts: Cases from the Wizarding World. in 1996 included a question about Cheering Charms. By Elizabeth Lee, July 23, 2014. Though it’s a simple spell, Harry used it to defeat Voldemort, his greatest opponent of all time. [4], Professor Flitwick taught Harry Potter, Ron Weasley and the rest of his Charms class this charm in Harry's third year. Your email address will not be published. This is THE spell that protects and shields conjurors from Dementors (soul-sucking creatures that deprive human minds of all happiness) and Lethifolds (carnivorous and highly dangerous magical creatures). [1], The Cheering Charm may be connected to the counter-charm for hiccoughs in some manner. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Harry Potter Page to Screen: The Complete Filmmaking Journey, LEGO Harry Potter: Building the Magical World, LEGO Harry Potter: Characters of the Magical World, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story, Creator: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (film), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game), https://harrypotter.fandom.com/wiki/Cheering_Charm?oldid=1379231, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, Articles with information from Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Articles with information from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Articles with information from Pottermore, Articles with information from Wizarding World. Best known as Harry’s signature spell throughout the series, this charm disarms the conjuror’s opponent, usually by flinging the victim’s wand out of reach. In honor of Harry Potter’s birthday on July 31, The Scholastic Store officially named July Harry Potter Month. In celebration of Harry Potter Month, we’ve put together a list of our favorite spells of all time. [Source], The Cheering Charm (incantation unknown) was a charm that made the target feel elated. Charm[1] The opposite of the banishing charm, Accio summons an object to the caster and can potentially be used over long distances. However it seems that it depends on the caster's magical abilities because Molly Weasley could not heal and restore George Weasley's ear that was cursed off … So far this July, J.K. Rowling released a brand new short story on Pottermore and Diagon Alley opened at Universal Orlando’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Unlock a door, disarm an enemy, or erase someone's memory; there's a spell for anything and everything a witch or a wizard can ever require. The Cheering Charm (incantation unknown) was a charm that made the target feel elated. Felix Summerbee (1447-1508)[2] The spell was a major plot point in the third Harry Potter installment and throughout the series and is some seriously advanced magic Effect In the Harry Potter universe, there is a spell to fulfill any need, from the everyday to the extraordinary.