1. Religion & Spirituality
Send to a Friend via Email
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.

Discuss in my forum

Magical Color Correspondences


Magical Color Correspondences

Gold celebrates prosperity in many magical traditions.

Image © Getty Images Magical Color Correspondences

Use red fabric in workings related to love and lust.

Image © Getty Images; Licensed to About.com Magical Color Correspondences

Consider making a robe in a color that speaks to your needs - purple represents power.

Image © Getty Images, Licensed to About.com

In many magical traditions, color magic is used because colors have certain associations. You may wish to keep a variety of colored paper, fabric, ribbons, or ink on hand to use in different magical workings. Also, bear in mind that some traditions may set their own correspondences that differ from this list. Typically, color correspondences are as follows:

* Note that in candle magic, many Pagan traditions hold that it is acceptable to use a white candle in place of any other color.

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.