THE COLOR YELLOW
Symbolizes Joy, Happiness and Intellectual Energy
The exact shade of yellow is what helps to determine it’s meaning. A pure, bright and sunny yellow is the easiest color for the human eye to discern. People who are blind to other common colors can usually visualize yellow. It is full of creative and intellectual energy, yellow note pads may even keep you happier while you work!
Yellow symbolized wisdom and also communicates happiness and joy. People of generally high intellect actually favor the color yellow. Bright yellow daffodils are a floral symbol of unrequited love; although yellow flowers are a modern symbol of friendship.
Just like the energy of a bright sunny day, yellow brings to us clarity and awareness. Yellow-Green may create a disoriented feeling as it can mean deceit. Orange-Yellow imparts a sense of establishment, and a clean light yellow clears the mind – making it active and alert.
Add some of the color yellow into your life when you are looking to:
- find clarity for important decision making
- feel relief from panic, nervousness, exhaustion or “burnout”
- sharpen memory and concentration skill
- put off lethargy and depression during bleak weather
Yellow is known for optimism, cheerfulness, success, generosity and satisfaction.
Therapeutically it will stimulate all organs, increase energy levels, strengthen the immune system, as well as remove inhibitions and fear of relationships.
Yellow Gemstone Properties
In addition to the individual metaphysical gemstone properties that any stone has, they also bear the properties of their color. Carry or wear yellow gemstones to promote the ability to express yourself. These gemstones are excellent for writers and public speakers to increase eloquence. The yellow gemstone stimulates movement and mental awareness, they are said to be used most often to enhance decision making skills. Wear yellow to present a cheery, uplifting effect, place yellow around your work space to help keep a clear mind and improve memory and decision making skills.
Chakra Associations with Yellow
Yellow is the color associated with the 3rd, or Solar Plexus Chakra, which is located between the navel and the lower chest. This chakra deals with an individuals identity as well as being the chakra that gives us the same sense of generosity, complete satisfaction and contentment.