Rainbow is one of the most fascinating things occurring in nature. Everyone at one time or another has seen a rainbow in his life. When a person sees or views a rainbow, they are getting a personal light show that no other person can see as they do. A rainbow is essentially made up of seven beautiful and brilliant colors: red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet; moreover, it is comprised of many coloration that the eyes cannot see. Each colors of rainbow have their own significance in our life. They teach us many things about human nature, struggle, joy etc. We can also see different colors all around us and most of us have no idea of impact of colors in our lives. The impact of many colors in our environment is usually not conscious. Sometime we get an uneasy feeling in certain room or very relaxed in another. We call this is a mood. The color of mood can be what is surrounding us. Color is in every part of life, so take a moment every day to look around you and feel the colors, enjoy the colors and live your life with full of colors.
Colors are powers and it is a form of non verbal communication. Most of us believe that colors stones are really powerful. A color influences your emotions, your actions and how you respond to various people, things and ideas. The meanings of color can vary depending on person view, culture and circumstances. Each color has many and different aspects to it Bit you can easily learn the language of color by understanding the few concepts which I will teach you here.
It is a symbol of energy and keep us energizes. Red color excites the emotion and motivates us to take action. It reveals a pioneering spirit and leadership quality, promoting our ambitions and determination. It gives confidence to those who are shy or lacks in will power. It is also a symbol of strong willed. It awakens our physical life force. We also use red color to express love, in Valentine’s Day but it relates more to sexuality rather than love. If we talk about its negative way, then it signifies anger and aggression to fuel war and destruction. If you are surrounded by too much of color red then you can become irritated, agitated and ultimately anger. It is also a color for good luck. In Indian culture, it is a symbol of purity and it is often used in wedding gowns. If your favorite color is red then you are action oriented, courageous, optimistic, confident and extroverted. You also like to be center of attention. You are ambitious and competitive and like to be winner.
It is the color of social communication and optimism and from a negative color meaning it is also a sign of pessimism and superficiality. It radiates warm and happiness and makes you feel happy. It also offers you emotional strength in difficult times. It helps you to bounce back from disappointments and despair, assisting in recovery from grief. It also relates to gut reaction or our gut instincts. It brings spontaneity and a positive outlook in your life. It is a great color to use during tough economic times. It keeps us motivated and helps us to look on bright side of life. It also relates to adventure and risk taking. Those who are inspired by orange are always on the go! If your favorite color is orange then it will reflect your personality. You are warm, optimistic, extroverted and often flamboyant and also you are friendly, good nature and generally agreeable person. You are more light hear-ted and less intense than those who love red. You also enjoy partying and socializing and planning all types of social events. You tend to be show off and you are charming.
It relates to acquired knowledge. It is uplifting and illuminating, offering hope, happiness, cheerfulness and fun. Yellow color inspires original thought and inquisitiveness. It is a creative color, the color of new ideas, helping us to find new ways of doing things. If a person chooses a yellow color then he is said to be the practical thinker, not the dreamer. He or she loves a challenge, particularly a mental challenge. It has a tendency to make you more mentally analytical and critical. It also related to ego and our sense of self worth, to how we feel about ourselves and how we are perceived by others. If your favorite color is yellow, you have a happy disposition and are cheerful and fun to be with. You are creative, perfectionist and you analyze everything, all the time, and are methodical in your thinking. You are also impulsive and make quick decisions. You use your mind to achieve your goals rather than your physical energy.
It is the color of balance and harmony and it is the great balancer of the heart and emotions. It is the color of growth, the color of spring, of renewal and rebirth. It is an emotionally positive color, giving us the ability to love and nurture ourselves and others unconditionally. If you love yellow color then you are good listener and good social worker. It promotes a love of nature, and a love of family, friends, pets and the home. On the negative side, it can be judgmental and overcautious. The color can be possessive and materialistic, with a need to own people and things. If your favorite color is green, you are a practical, stable and well balanced or are striving for balance. Having a personality color green means you are kind, generous and compassionate. You are caring and nurturing to others but you have to be careful, you should not neglect your own needs while giving to others. You love to learn and you are intelligent. You are quick to understand the new concepts.
It is the color of trust, honesty, loyalty and peace. It is considered to be sincere, reserved and quiet, and doesn’t like to make a fuss or draw attention. It likes to do things in its own way and hates confrontation. Blue is reliable and responsible. It exhibits inner security and confidence. It seeks peace and tranquility above everything else, promoting both physical and mental relaxation. It reduces stress, creating a sense of calmness, relaxation and order – we certainly feel a sense of calm if we lie on our backs and look into a bright blue cloudless sky and also it slows the metabolism. It is the color of spirit, devotion and religious study. It is conservative and predictable, a safe and non threatening color and the most universally liked color of all. If your favorite color is blue, you are conservative, reliable and trustworthy. You are also impulsive and spontaneous. You are genuine and sincere and you always take your responsibilities seriously. You also appear to be confident and self controlled, but you must be hiding your vulnerable side.
This is the color of intuition and perception and is helpful in opening the third eye. Service to humanity is one of the strengths or power of the color indigo. It reflects great devotion, wisdom and justice along with fairness and impartiality. It acts as a defender of people’s right to the end. An indigo person cannot function without structure and it throws them .right off balance. Organization is very important to them and also they can be quite inflexible when it comes to order in their lives. The negative color meaning of indigo relates to fanaticism and addiction. If your favorite color is indigo then you are honest, compassionate and understanding. You also love rituals and traditions. You mostly look at the past when planning for the future. You are conscientious and reliable and you may sometime be moody and introspective. Justice is important to you. You don’t trust others easily.
This color symbolizes to imagination and spirituality. It allows us to get in touch with our deeper thoughts. It expands our awareness, connecting us to a higher consciousness. It represents the future, the imagination and dreams, while spiritually calming the emotions. This color relates to the fantasy world, and a need to escape from the practicalities of life. It supports the practice of mediation. It inspires unconditional and selfless love, devoid of ego, encouraging sensitivity and compassion. This color encourages creative pursuits and seeks inspiration and originality through its creative endeavors. It is specifically associated with royalty and the nobility, creating an impression of luxury, wealth and extravagance. It has power and it has richness and quality in it that demands respect. If your favorite color is violet, you are sensitive and compassionate, understanding and supportive, thinking of others before yourself – you are the person others come to for help – being needed motivates you but sometimes people take advantage of you. You are also a gentle and free spirit. You also like to be individual in most of your endeavors, including your dress and home decoration – you love the unconventional and also you are creative. You are idealistic and often impractical. Sometime, you can also be selfish and self-indulgent.
There are many more colors which reflect your personality and tell something about your nature. Here are some of the colors I have mentioned above to tell you what they symbolize and what do they reflect about you. Before choosing your colors know its importance and significance in your life. It is rightly said by John Ruskin-“The purest and the most thoughtful minds are those which love color the most”.