The Aura & Color Meanings
The aura is the electromagnetic field that surrounds the human body as well as every organism and object int the Universe. The literal definitions of aura are:
(a) An invisible breath, emanation, or radiation.
(b) A distinctive but intangible quality that seems to surround a person or thing; atmosphere.
The Human Energy Field is a collection of electromagnetic energies of varying densities that permeate through and emit from the physical body of a living person. These particles of energy are emitted and suspended around the healthy human body in an oval “egg” shaped field approximately 2-3 feet on all sides. It extends above the head and below the feet into the ground.
A person's aura is actually made up of seven distinct auras, all having their own frequencies. These auras all occupy the same space at the same time, each aura extending out further than the previous one. All auras are interconnected and reliant on the others for normal function.
The seven sub-auras of the aura are:
- Physical Auric Body - This aura deals with physical sensations, physical comfort, pleasure, health of the body.
- The Etheric Auric Body - This aura deals with the emotions with respect to one’s self. Self-acceptance and self love.
- Vital Auric Body - This refers to the rational mind, to understand situations in a clear, linear, rational way.
- Astral Auric Emotional Body - This refers to emotions in relation to others; loving interaction with friends and family.
- Lower Mental Auric Body - This aura deals with the divine will within, to align oneself with it, make a commitment to speak and follow the truth.
- Higher Mental Auric Body - Connected to divine love and spiritual ecstasy.
- Spiritual Auric Intuitive Body - Connected to the divine mind and to understand the greater universe; serenity.
Aura Color Meanings
Red Aura Colors relates to the physical body, heart or circulation. As the densest color, it creates the most friction which either attracts or repels; indicates money worries or obsessions; anger or unforgiveness; anxiety or nervousness. In a good, bright and pure state, red energy can serve as a healthy ego.
Clear Red: Powerful, energetic, competitive, sexual, passionate
Deep Red: Grounded, realistic, active, strong willpower, survival-oriented.
Muddy Red: Anger (repelling)
Pink-bright and light: Loving, tender, sensitive, sensual, artistic, affection, purity, compassion.
Dark and muddy pink: Immature or dishonest nature
Orange Red: Confidence with creative power
Orange Aura colors relate to the reproductive organs and emotions. It is the color of vitality, vigor, energy, stamina, good health, creativity, productiveness, adventurousness, courage, an outgoing social nature.
Orange-Yellow: Creative, intelligent, detail oriented, perfectionist, scientific.
Yellow Aura colors relate to the spleen and life energy. It is the color of inspiration, an awakening, intelligence and action, creative, playful, optimistic, easy-going.
Light or pale yellow: Emerging psychic and spiritual awareness; optimism and hopefulness; positive excitement about new ideas.
Bright lemon-yellow: Struggling to maintain power and control in a personal or business relationship; fear of losing control, prestige, respect, and/or power.
Clear gold bright metallic: Spiritual energy and power activated and awakened; an inspired person.
Dark brownish yellow or gold: Someone straining at studying; overly analitical to the point of feeling fatigued or stressed; trying to make up for "lost time" by learning everything all at once.
Gold Aura is the color of enlightenment and divine protection. When seen within the aura, it indicates a person is being guided by their highest good. It is divine guidance. Protection, wisdom, inner knowledge, spiritual mind, intuitive thinker.
Green Aura colors relate to heart and lungs. It is a very comfortable, healthy color of nature. When seen in the aura this usually represents growth and balance, and most of all, something that leads to change. Love of people, animals, nature; a teacher or social worker.
Bright emerald green: A healer and love-centered person
Yellow-Green: Communicative; creative with heart
Dark or muddy green: Jealousy, resentment, feelings of victimization; blaming self or others; insecure and low self-esteem; lack of understanding personal responsibility; sensitive to perceived criticism
Turquoise: Relates to the immune system. Also, sensitive, compassionate; a healer or therapist.
Blue Aura colors relates to the throat, thyroid. Shows people as cool, calm, collected, caring, loving, love to help others, sensitive, intuitive.
Soft blue: Truthful; intuitive; Indicates peacefulness, clarity and communication.
Bright royal blue: Clairvoyant; highly spiritual nature; generous; on the right path; new opportunities.
Dark or muddy blue: Fear of the future; fear of self-expression; fear of facing or speaking the truth
Indigo & Purples
Indigo Aura color relates to the third eye, visual and pituitary gland. Intuitive, sensitive, deep feeling.
Violet Aura color relates to crown, pineal gland and nervous system. The most sensitive and wisest of colors. This is the most intuitive color in the aura, and reveals psychic power of attunement with self; visionary, futuristic, idealistic, artistic, magical.
Lavender Aura color also relates to imagination, visionary, daydreamer, etheric.
Silver & Grays
Silver Aura is the color of abundance, both spiritual and physical. Lots of bright silver can reflect to plenty of money, or an awakening of the cosmic mind.
Bright metallic silver: Receptive to new ideas; intuitive; nurturing
Dark and muddy gray: Residue of fear in the body; potential health problems, especially if gray clusters are seen in specific areas of the body.
Black & White
Black Aura color draws or pulls energy to it and in so doing, transforms it. It captures light and consumes it. Usually indicates long term unforgiveness collected in a specific area of the body which can lead to health problems.
White Aura color reflects other energy. Purity and truth. It is a pure state of light, often representing a new, not yet designated energy in the aura. Spiritual, etheric and nonphysical qualities, transcendent, higher dimensions.
Earth Aura colors - Display a love of the Earth, of being grounded and is seen in those who live and work in the outdoors. These colors are important and are a good sign.
Rainbows: Rainbow-colored stripes, emitted like sunbeams from the hand, head or body indicates a Reiki healer, or someone who is in the first incarnation on Earth.
Pastels: A sensitive blend of light and color, more so than basic colors. Shows sensitivity and a need for serenity.