Candle Color and Meaning


What do different candle colors mean?

Color is a form of vibrational energy which affects us on different levels. Subconsciously, we all know how we react to different colors. The color of a candle, or of anything in your immediate environment, is like a key which unlocks a certain compartment of your subconscious mind, and of your entire being.

Those who cannot actually see colors can nevertheless feel their vibratory effects, because pigment is matter releasing energy at a certain rate of speed, or wavelength. That wavelength, or frequency activates, or energizes a certain part of your being as it penetrates your sight or your aura.

Its impulses are transmitted to your brain along the nerve routes. Each color carries the vibratory effects of one of the Planetary influences, and / or one of the four elements – Earth, Fire, Air, or Water.

White Candle: Represents Purity, Spirituality, and Peace. In some cultures it is the color of Death and Mourning.

Red Candle: Represents Health, Energy, Strength, Sexual Virility,Courage,and the Masculine Principle in Nature.

Pink Candle: Represents Romantic Love, Affection, Friendship

Yellow Candle: Represents Intellect, The Powers of the Creative Imagination, Memory, Communication, and Mental Agility.

Green Candle: Represents Abundance, Fertility, Good Luck, and Harmony.

Blue Candle: Represents Healing, Truth, Inspiration, High Wisdom, Occult Power, Psychic Protection, Understanding, Good Health, and the Feminine Principle in Nature.

Purple Candle: Represents Success in Financial Affairs, Psychic Ability, Idealism, Spiritual Powers.

Gold Candle: Attracts Positive Influences, and it’s connected with Justice and Career Matters.

Silver Candle: Represents Clairvoyance, Astral Energies and Channeling. Also the faculty of long term memory and remembering past lives.

Black Candle: Can be used for grounding negative Energies and also can be used for protection.

Brown Candle: Used for feeling of Self Esteem.

Orange Candle: Represents Attraction, Stimulation, Control, Personal Strength, Authority, Luck, Ambition, Property deals.

Magenta Candle: Energizes rituals where immediate action and high level of power or spiritual healing is needed quickly. Quick changes, Exorcism, Spiritual Healing.

Lavender Candle: Represents Intuition, Dignity and Spiritual Shields.

Copper Candle: Represents Financial goals, Business, Career Strategy and Professional Growth.

Indigo Candle: Represents Color of inertia, stops situations or people, use in rituals that require a deep meditation state.

Royal Blue Candle: Represents Promotes laughter, happiness and loyalty, use whenever an influence needs to be increased.

Light Blue Candle: Represents Spiritual color, helpful in devotional or inspirational meditations, brings peace and tranquility to the home, employ where a situation must be synthesized.

Emerald Green Candle: Represents the Attraction of Love, Social delights and Fertility.

Dark Green Candle: Represents the color of ambition, greed and jealousy, counteracts these influences in a ritual.

Gray Candle: Represents Neutral color, useful when pondering complex issues during meditation, in magic this often sparks confusion, it also negates or neutralizes a negative influence.