Illuminate's wand tip
Levina Monkstanley created this charm in 1772)
The Wand-Lighting Charm (Lumos) is a charm, a light-creation spell, used to illuminate the tip of the caster's wand; this light is fairly warm. The counter-charm for the spell is Nox, which is used to extinguish the light from the casters wand.
Casting and Effects
If correctly incanted, the end of the wand will then illuminate and cast light in the immediate vicinity of the caster.
Variations of use
- It can also be used to illuminate unseen entrances.
The incantation Lumos is derived from the Latin lumen, meaning "light".
OOC Dice Information
The Wand Lighting charm requires a player to be level 5 or higher.