Color Magick


Purity, protection, the moon

Always burn at least one white candle to symbolize and reinforce the contact with pure spirit.

  • Elemental spirits, Angels, Gods of wisdom, divination and prophecy.
  • Purification and cleaning on all levels, contact with higher self and spiritual helpers, aura-healing, truth seeking, consecration, spiritual enlightenment, protection against negativity, breaking curses, exorcism, meditation, divination, inspiration, and clairvoyance.
  • White can be a replacement for any other color.

Magickal Uses: Moon magick, divination, spirituality, protection, psychic powers, healing, truth, peace.



Intellectual, introvert, creative, light-hearted and outgoing

  • Elemental air Deities for trade, travel, knowledge and magik.
  • Vitality, change, progress, contact, communication, and trade.
  • Confidence, joy, cheerfulness, learning, knowledge, mental clarity, concentration, speaking and writing and visualization.

Magickal Uses: Concentration, creativity, learning, knowledge, understanding, astral projection, telepathy, mental abilities, thoughts. Good for students.



Intellectual, learned, introvert, creative, imaginative

  • Sun-deities, solar energies, and masculine energy.
  • Abundant self confidence, creativity, perfection, financial richness, success in investments, luxury, worldly power, magickal power, overcoming bad habits and addictions.

Magickal Uses: Concentration, creativity, learning, knowledge, understanding, astral projection, telepathy, mental abilities, thoughts. Powerful color for magick.



Intelligent, business-orientated, strong, courageous, positive and honest

  • Deities of good luck and good fortune.
  • Charm, kindness, encouragement, stimulation, optimism, success, abundance, prosperity, feast and celebration, achieving business goals, investments, success in legal matters.

Magickal Uses: Encouragement, concentration, intellect, knowledge and understanding.



Passion, career, monetary goals, and business

  • Love-goddesses, love and passion, positive relationships in love, friendship in business, career promotions, successful negotiations.

Magickal Uses: Moving house, attraction, energy, fertility, career, studying, memory and creativity.



Bold, assertive, impulsive, extroverted, passionate, aggressive

  • Elemental fire, deities of love, passion, sexuality and war.
  • Courage, will-power, determination, speed, assertiveness, aggression, masculinity, independence, physical strength, sports, competition, conflicts, health, sexual attraction and potency, love and passion, fertility.

Magickal Uses: Energy, passion in love, courage, lust, power, transformation, loyalty, force, sexuality, blood. May be used with black candles.

  • Ruby Reds - passionate love, anger.
  • Light Reds - deep affection of a non-sexual nature
  • Cherry Reds - physical AND mental lovemaking.



Romance, love, friendship

  • Love-goddesses, softness and tenderness, romance, caring, nurturing, youth, peace, friendship, femininity, emotional love, emotional healing.

Magickal Uses: Love, beauty, friendships, partnerships, romance, attraction.



Extroverted, happy, optimistic, status, possessive, direct

  • Elemental earth and elemental water.
  • Nature and fertility deities, Mother goddesses.
  • Nature, fertility, growth, rejuvenation, recovery, healing, harvest and abundance, prosperity, harmony, balance, peace, hope, home, plants and animals.

Magickal Uses: Earth magick, Faerie magick, money, luck, fertility, faerie contact, guide contact.

  • Dark Green: Color of ambition, greed, and jealousy; counteracts these influences in a ritual.



Sensitivity, introspection, communication

  • Elemental water and elemental air.
  • Deities of the sea and sky, truth and wisdom.
  • Peace and tranquility, calmness, truth, wisdom, justice, counsel, guidance, understanding and patience, loyalty and honor, sincerity, devotion, healing, femininity, prophetic dreams, protection during sleep, astral projection.

Magickal Uses: Water magick. Balance, healing, peace and patience, communications, health friendships, dreams, sleep, inspiration, harmony in the home, meditations

  • Royal Blue: Healing, Promotes laughter and joviality; loyalty; use to attract Jupiter energy, or whenever an influence needs to be increased.
  • Light Blue: Healing, Spiritual color; helpful in devotional or inspirational meditations; brings peace and tranquility to the home; radiates Aquarius energy; employ where a situation must be synthesized.
  • Dark blue: Healing, Spells for creativity, peace and communication. Also for deep meditation and karma work.



Proud, independent, mystical arts, religious nature

  • Elemental spirits, angels, and Gods of divination and prophecy.
  • Psychic abilities, divination, counter-acting negativity and black magick, reversing curses, psychic healing, psychic power, inspiration, meditation, spirituality, spiritual power, astral projection, third eye.

Magickal Uses: Protection, justice power, spirit contact, breaking of bad luck, drive away evil, divination, spiritual and psychic powers, Astral Projection. Can substitute white candles.

  • Violet - Healing, Meditation, Tranquility, Stops arguments, Tension, Power, Saddness, Piety, Sentimentality.
  • Lavender - To invoke righteous spirit within yourself and favors for people, inner peace.
  • Dark purple - Used for calling up the power of the Ancient Ones, Sigils/Runes, and Government.



Agreeable, extroverted, excitable, sociable

  • Elemental earth, stability, grounding, conservation, protection of household, family and pets, healing animals, finding lost objects, buildings, material increase, to make relationships solid, to increase decisiveness and concentration, to attract help in financial crisis.

Magickal Uses: Personal creativity, career, legal issues, business.



Introverted, loner, solitude, peace and quiet

  • Neutralizing negative influences, putting a halt to action.
  • In magick, this color often sparks confusion; it also negate or neutralize negative influence.

Magickal Uses: Water Magick, Moon Magick, balance, peace, patience, vision quests.



Attention, clean, trendy

  • Moon-goddesses, female energy, cycles, rebirth, reincarnation, healing of hormonal imbalances, emotional stability, remove or neutralize negativity, intuition, dreams, psychic abilities and psychic workings.

Magickal Uses: Moon magick, clairvoyance, divination(scrying), Astral travel, repelling spells.



Absorption of negativity, loner, silence, meditation

  • Elemental earth, deities of the Underworld.
  • Repel and banish evil and negativity, protection, breaking free from bad habits and addictions, deep meditation, opens up deep unconscious levels.

Magickal Uses: Banishing negative thoughts and situations, reversing, uncrossing, binding negative forces, releasing, removing confusion, contact with spirits, dark magick, defensive spells (can be used with RED to increase intent).


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