The Meaning of the Color Blue
5th Chakra - Vishuddha - Throat
Communication and self expression. Stimulates ability to communicate one's deepest truths.
Element - Water Sound, Creative identity, oriented to self-expression
Aligned with the planets Mercury and Neptune
A balance of the color blue brings intuition, inspiration, sincerity, peace, joy, tranquility, faith in oneself and trust in others.
Light blue crystals like aquamarine, blue quartz, and blue lace agate relate to our creativity and communication with others.
Dark-blue stones like lapis lazuli and Sodalite represent our communication with ourselves.
Blue increases career opportunities, business, finances, and leadership qualities.
Blue is good for long distance travel or house moves.
Blue is the color of healers, it is a natural antiseptic.
When the throat Chakra is blocked we experience - Difficulty in communication our thoughts, and manipulative in our speech. This can result in h headaches and tension within the neck and shoulder muscles, colds, thyroid or hearing problems
Spiritually Effects - Tranquility, Trust, Intuition, your communication, truthfulness, the expression of will power and creativity.
Physically Effects: The mouth, throat, thyroid and parathyroid glands. Relieves headaches and migraines, earaches, fevers, high blood pressure, eye strain and sore throats, laryngitis.
The color blue awakens intuition and eases loneliness.
When combined with colors in the red-orange spectrum, blue can awaken artistic expression and inspiration.
Too Much Blue
Too much blue in your life can result in becoming melancholy, dogmatic, negative, arrogant, self-righteous, and self centered. You may talk too much, speak negatively/harshly, and gossip about others. Can be domineering, fanatical, prone to over-reacting, hyperactive.
Not Enough Blue
Too little blue in your life can result in becoming withdrawn and depressed, timid, manipulative, unreliable, stubborn, devious, suspicious and resistant to change, clinging to tradition. You may feel scared, weak, cannot express thoughts, inconsistent, dependent, lack creative expression, and have suppressed or swallowed feelings
Keywords for the color blue - Communication, spirituality, contemplation, mystery, patience, holiness, peace, soothing, stable, classic, protective, trust, loyalty, truthfulness, healing, meditation, forgiveness, patience.
Essential Oils & Flowers - cinnamon, vanilla, cypress, sandalwood, rosemary
The most effective way to add the power of blue or correct a balance in the 5th Chakra is thru adding natural blue crystals and gemstones to your everyday wardrobe so they are close to you for several hours at a time and touching your skin, (the pulse points: ears, wrists, ankles, and neckline) and thus effecting your aura and Throat Chakra. This is much more effective than carrying stones in your purse or pocket, or placing them in your environment. For direct healing, the jewellery can be placed on the Throat Chakra itself.
Blue Stones - Aquamarine, Blue Aventurine, Blue Fluorite, Blue Lace Agate, Blue Quartz, Blue Topaz, Blue Tourmaline, Celestite, Lapis Lazuli, Sodalite
Throat Chakra Stones - Amethyst, Amazonite, Amber, Aquamarine, Azurite, Blue Lace Agate, Blue Obsidian, Blue Topaz, Blue Tourmaline, Blue Turquoise, Celestite, Chrysocolla, Indicolite, Iolite, Kunzite, Kyanite, Lapis Lazuli, Larimar, Lepidolite, Sapphire, Sodalite, Zircon.