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Immortality loop-hole - Hide horcrux inside Fidelus-protected building/place [duplicate]

According to canon, is there anything preventing one from concealing one's Horcrux inside a building/place and then simply protecting it with the Fidelius charm, with one being the one and only secret-...
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Why didn't Voldemort hide his Horcruxes on different planets? [duplicate]

Voldemort could have travelled to different planets. Muggles landed on the moon, I think Wizards could do that easily. Why didn't Voldemort hide his Horcruxes on the Moon and/or other planets?
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Why didn't Voldemort make harder-to-find or indestructible horcruxes? [duplicate]

In the Harry Potter series, Voldemort splits up his soul into 7 pieces and puts the "pieces" in objects that he hides, called horcruxes, so that one would have to "kill" all 7 horcruxes in order to ...
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Why were there seemingly no major magical protections on other Horcruxes than the locket?

It seems that out of all the Horcruxes, only one (the locket) was actually well protected. Why were the others not protected nearly as well?
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Why doesn't Voldemort wear the Horcrux ring himself, to protect the Horcrux from destruction by his enemies?

Voldemort has a habit of telling his pet snake Nagini to keep close to him, presumably so that Voldemort can protect him. If this is the case, why didn't Voldemort simply wear the Horcrux ring (...
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What happens if you make Horcruxes out of normal objects?

What would have happened if Voldemort was sensible and made a Horcrux out of any simple object such as a stone or something and flung it anywhere? It will be highly difficult to know the position of ...
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Once made, why would anybody need access to their own Horcruxes?

I understand why other people might want to get their hands on someones Horcrux, but once the bad guy/gal has split his/her soul and a piece of it has been interned into whatever vessel that was ...
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Why did Voldemort take Nagini with him to the battle at Hogwarts?

Voldemort feared death more than anything. In that case, why would he take Nagini with him to the battle of Hogwarts where she could be killed, in turn destroying a piece of Voldemort's soul? Why ...
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Why didn't Voldemort make a Dementor a living Horcrux? [closed]

We know that Dementors are not immortal creatures, they cannot die as per se, but we know by fact that they can diminish by not sucking fear and souls out of people. Even though, they are still ...
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Why was Tom Riddle's diary entrusted to Malfoy Snr rather than hiding it like the other horcruxes? [duplicate]

All the other horcruxes were hidden and guarded carefully and with a lot of thought as to where they were hidden. It seems odd to me that the diary was given to the someone to keep safe. Even if he ...