Colours and Chakras

Colours are simply light of varying wavelengths so each colour has its own particular wavelength and energy.

The energy relating to each of the colours of the spectrum  – Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo and Violet resonates with the energy of each of the seven main Chakras (energy centres in our body).

The use of right stone as part of colour therapy helps connect and heal that particular chakra.

Red stones energize and resonate energy. Red is also the colour of the root chakra. It symbolizes safety, survival, grounding, nourishment from the earth energy.

Orange stones are mental and creative energizers. Orange is also the color of the Second Chakra. It is associated with emotions, creativity, sexuality and is associated with water and its flow.

Yellow stones are nervous system stimulators and balance emotions and mind. It is also the color of the solar plexus-the Third Chakra. It symbolizes personal power and will.

Green stones have calming effect on the heart and eyes. It is also the color of the heart chakra. It is connected with love, ability to relate, integration and compassion.

Violet  stones resonate with the subtle levels of being and opens metaphysical abilities. Lavender or tones of purple  corresponds with the third eye chakra Sixth Chakra. It evokes intuition, extrasensory perception, inner wisdom.

White is the colour of the crown chakra; it’s associated with the universal connection with spirituality and consciousness.


Priti. A. Sri