Red:Symbolic of heat, fire and anger and also the
circulation of the blood. Used by some therapists
to cure paralysis and any blood ailments.
Orange:Symbolic of prosperity and sometimes
pride. Used to increase the pulse rate, stimulate
the milk producing action of the breast after
childbirth, dispel kidney and gallstones and treat
hernias and appendicitis.
Yellow:Associated with joy and happiness and also
the intellect. This colour provides energy for the
lymphatic system and used to treat diabetes,
indigestion, kidney and liver ailments, constipation
and some eye and throat infections.
Green:Usually applied in the emerald hue, this colour
is used to treat nervous conditions, hay fever, ulcers,
influenza,syphilis, malaria and colds. Therapists regard
green as the colour of harmony.
Blue:A cool colour, associated in some mystical systems
with the throat chakra. Used to alleviate pain, reduce
bleeding, heal burns and treat dysentery, colic,
respiratory problems and rheumatism.
Indigo:A purifying colour associated with the pituitary
gland and the energy centre in the forehead. It is used
to heal cataracts, migraines, deafness and skin disorders.
It exerts a soothing effect on the eyes, ears and nervous
Violet:Associated with psychic and spiritual power.
It is applied in treating nervous and emotional
disturbances, arthritis and in easing childbirth. With
green and yellow, it may be used to treat incipient