Why Are Chakra Colours So Important And What Do They Mean?
One of the first things you come across when you start to learn about the chakras is the colour of each of the energy centres.
In fact, most people who have a basic knowledge of the 7 chakras can tell you the colour and location of each but aren’t able to tell you about each chakra’s individual role.This is probably because we relate to colours.
It’s one of the first things we learn as very young children. Most of the time, children learn about colours before they even learn how to read, write or count. Colour is familiar and comforting, so it’s no wonder we enjoy learning about the colours of
While it’s entertaining to recite chakra colours, it’s also really important to understand why
the chakra colours exist in the first place. Since chakras are complex energy centres, it’s good to have as many resources at your disposal as possible. Gaining knowledge and tools gives you more power and refines your ability to cultivate, manifest and balance your energy.
In this section, im going to give you an excellent resource you can use to amplify the work you do with your chakras.
You’ll learn about colour and its energy vibrations, the psychology behind the 7 major colours and finally, you’ll learn how each of the 7 chakras in your body is energized by
certain colour vibrations.
You can use this knowledge to gain a deeper understanding of the energy in your body, and work more effectively and efficiently with that energy.
Chakra colours and the psychology behind them We’re going to talk about each of the 7 chakras and the individual colours of their centres.
Then, we’ll discuss what colour psychology has to say about how those colours can affect
You can use this knowledge to understand more about the role that each of the 7 chakras plays in your life. Finally, you can start to use colour psychology to energize and shift the energy in your chakras
Next time you need to work with a certain chakra, you can wear clothes in that colour, meditate with the appropriate coloured tones, or even get creative with how you focus your
energy on that colour. By being around the colours of the chakras, we can easily enhance them.
You can be confident that since colour is simply vibration, you’ll actually be influencing the chakra centres of your body that vibrate with the same colour!
The 1st Chakra – What is the Root Chakra?
Chakra Colour: Red
Location: The centre is located at the base of your spine.
Colour Psychology: Red is a very physical colour. It promotes a feeling of being grounded and connected to the earth. This colour brings to mind thoughts and feelings of survival and instinct. Red can make you feel alert, vigilant and primal.
The 2nd Chakra – What is the Sacral Chakra?
Chakra Colour: Orange
Location: The centre is located a few inches below your belly button.
Colour Psychology: Orange is an energizing and creative colour. It promotes a feeling of warmth and security. This colour brings to mind thoughts and feelings of passion, pleasure and sexuality. Orange can make you feel sensual, safe and abundant.
The 3rd Chakra – What is the Solar Plexus Chakra?
Chakra Colour: Yellow
Location: The centre is located a few inches above your belly button.
Colour Psychology: Yellow is a strong emotional colour. It promotes a feeling of being confident and friendly. This colour brings to mind thoughts and feelings of courage, optimism and self-esteem. Yellow can make you feel stimulated, prepared and capable.
The 4th Chakra – What is the Heart Chakra?
Chakra colour: green
Location: The centre is located in the centre of your chest.
Colour Psychology: Green is a healthy colour. It promotes a general feeling of well-
being and good health.. This colour brings to mind thoughts and feelings of
compassion, kindness and love. Green can make you feel healthy, alert and
The 5th Chakra – What is the Throat Chakra?
Chakra colour: Blue
Location: The centre is located in between your collar bones.
Colour Psychology: Blue is an intellectual colour. It promotes a feeling of being
intelligent and trustworthy. This colour brings to mind thoughts and feelings of logic,
communication and duty. Blue can make you smart, efficient and well-spoken.
The 6th Chakra – What is the Third Eye Chakra?
Chakra Colour: Indigo
Location: The centre is located slightly above the centre between your eyebrows.
Colour Psychology: Indigo is a very spiritual colour. It promotes a feeling of being
wise and spiritually developed. This colour brings to mind thoughts and feelings of
psychic energy, self-awareness and peace. Indigo can make you wise, intuitive and
The 7th Chakra – What is The Crown Chakra?
Chakra Colour: Violet-White
Location: The centre is located at the top of your head.
Colour Psychology: Violet and white are universal colours. They promote feelings of being connected with all. These colours bring to mind thoughts and feelings of spirituality, oneness and meditation. Violet and white can make you feel evolved, exalted and spiritually awake.
Tomorrow we will lool at what chakras really are.