THE COLOR GREEN
Symbolizes Life, Nature, Fertility and Well being
This is the ultimate color of nature, fertility, life and growth. The color of fresh green grass is the most restful of all colors. Green symbolizes self respect and well being, warm-heartedness, friendship, openness, freedom, harmony, peace, empathy and self renewal. It is the color of balance, and can be used anywhere for any reason.
Add some green into your life when you are looking to:
- create a new state of balance in your life
- create a need for change or growth
- find some freedom to pursue new ideas
- find protection from fears and anxieties connected with the demands of others
Therapeutic uses for the color green are to harmonize, detoxify and regeneration. It enhances emotion, leads one to inner peace and strengthens the will to live.
Green Gemstone Properties
In addition to their own metaphysical properties, green gemstones also carry with them the color properties. Green gemstones are generally used to attract money, prosperity and wealth. These are balancing stones that promote growth and fertility. Carry, wear or place green gemstones in and around your home or office to promote balance, change and growth.
Wear green when you want to overcome a sense of thwarted ambition, it is a color of healthy relationships.
Chakra Association with Green
Green is the color associated with the with the 4th, Heart Chakra which lies in the middle of the chest and opens frontward. This chakra deals with higher consciousness and love, as well as having influences the functions of the thymus gland and the immune system.
Gemstones associated with this chakra are aventurine, jade, malachite, rhodochrosite, rhodonite, kunzite, and pink opal. Although not all of these gemstones are green, they are associated with love.