Piper and Paige in the park.

Lessons Learned is the seventeenth episode of the fifth season of Charmed.


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Fearing they are no match for Adam, the sisters seek help from Lumen to learn more about their craft, forcing them to take a good look at themselves and their powers. Meanwhile, Adam tries to figure out the next move in his master plan while Leo receives a troubling visit from Werner.


Main Cast
Guest Starring

Magical NotesEdit


  • Energy Balls: Used by Razar and his tribe to attack their rivals and the sisters.
  • Fire Balls: Used by the rival gang to attack Razar.
  • Smoking: Used by the rival rang to flee from Razar.
  • Super Strength: Used by Adam to vanquish several demons and kill the witches.
  • Orbing: Used by Werner to teleport to and from the manor.
  • Shimmering: Used by Razar and his gang.
  • Molecular Combustion: Used by Piper to accidentally blow up candles.
  • Telekinetic Orbing: Used by Paige to accidentally move a rock.
  • Telekinesis: Used by Paige to float a rock and deflect Energy Balls.
  • Molecular Acceleration: Used by Piper to ignite a candle, a grass field and Razar's jacket.
  • Premonition: Used by Phoebe to see the past of a necklace and Razar's attack.
  • Photokinesis: Used by Lumen to defend herself against Adam.
  • Psychic Overload: Used by Phoebe to overload Razar's mind with images.
  • Assimilation: Used by Adam to copy the memories and appearance of Lumen.

Notes and TriviaEdit

  • The title is a reference to the sisters learning more about their magic, as well as Adam gaining the knowledge he needs.
  • Knowing that Adam is back, the sisters and the Elders begin preparing for what is to come.
  • All of the sisters learn to use new aspects of their powers after getting in touch with their emotions and problems.
  • The Source of All Magic is mentioned again. Paige remarks how their cat told them about it in "Familiar Grounds".
Preceded by:
5.16 Seeking Shadows
Charmed Reloaded Followed by:
5.18 Calm Before the Storm