Bhavana Patel was a Hufflepuff student at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in the 1990s. She could usually be found walking around the second Herbology greenhouse during the 1996–1997 school year.


Bhavana means becoming, cultivating or producing. Patel is an Indian surname, meaning headman or village chief.

Behind the scenes

  • Her surname, Patel, was originally going to be given to the Patil twins, Parvati and Padma.
  • Based on her name, she is presumably of Indian descent.


Notes and references

  1. She was at least in her first year at Hogwarts during the 1993-1994 school year.