Lydia using the Waffediyok.

The Evil Eye is the third episode of the fifth season of Charmed.


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A Gypsy fortune teller Phoebe visits is brutally murdered by mysterious beasts, leading the sisters and Darryl to investigate the Gypsy community and the curse haunting them. However, the key to breaking the curse lies in the hands of a young doctor trying to escape her magical heritage.


Main Cast
Guest Starring

Magical NotesEdit


  • Aura Reading - used by Lydia to read Phoebe's aura.
  • Optic Energy Blasts - used by Lydia to attack the wolfmen.
  • Molecular Combustion - used by Piper to scare off the wolfmen.

Notes and TriviaEdit

  • The title is a reference to the Waffediyok, the symbol of the Nicolae tribe.
  • This episode marks Darryl's first appearance this season.
  • Neither Phoebe or Paige use their powers. Additionally, this is one of the episodes with the least amount of active powers used.
  • It is revealed that there have never been twins born in the Warren line prior to Piper's pregnancy.
  • Leo mentions that while their children will be powerful, they will likely not become the next Charmed Ones, as the prophecy specifically stated three sisters. However, Piper refers to Paige to show that prophecies can be wrong.
Preceded by:
5.02 Fearful Synergy
Charmed Reloaded Followed by:
5.04 Burning with Desire