Light candles to enhance the powers of your spell. Find the right colors that address your situation by looking at the chart below. When you feel the need to help your spell along feel free to light candles that correspond to your problem.
People for centuries have been drawn by the strength and power of fire. Many consider fire to be a god and use it to accompany spiritual or religious rituals. Man, in the earlier days, danced around the burning flame to summon the spiritual and other holy elements. But, with the discovery of candles, they replaced the fire in the rituals and it began to play a central part in harnessing the spirits and power towards it.
The candles used in spiritual rituals hold a great meaning, with each color and ‘dressing’ significant to the purpose to be achieved. People have been burning the candles while casting the spells or performing magic. The color, placement and the dressing of the candle plays a great role in defining the success of the magic and spells.
While using candles for magic, the more you touch the candle, the more you charge it. For the ritual, select the appropriate color of the candle to serve the purpose and take the essential oil to rub it on the candle. While ‘dressing’ the candle for the spell, make sure to start at the top of the candle, and rub the oil to the middle, then start at the bottom and rub some more to the center of the candle. The process of ‘dressing’ the candle varies with the beliefs attached to the magic or spell.
Meaning of candle colors
Candles of varying colors are used by the religious and spiritual practitioners for casting spells, adding power to their ritual, for evoking the god, or to make a wish. Let us examine the different colors and the meaning they uphold:
The balance of all colors: Spiritual enlightenment, cleansing, clairvoyance, healing, truth-seeking. Used in love spells rituals which contain lunar (moon) energy and can substitute for any other color. White connotes cleansing and was used in rituals that utilized the power of the Moon. It is an integral part in spells used for healing.
Pink is used to ignite and enhance romance, love and friendship. Standard color for love spells and love rituals which are designed to attract attention and achieve a purpose. The color of femininity, Honor, Pleasantness – enhances joyful and lively conversation.
Gold is used in spells that require immediate respite and luck. In money spells, gold is believed to bring in wealth and luck. Enhances communication and attracts the power of cosmic influences; Useful in money spell ritual which are designed to gain fortune or money – spells and rituals which require solar energy.
Strength, Success, Idealism, psychic revelation; Ideal for spells and rituals which are designed to secure Ambition, Independence and financial success or to establish contact with the other, spiritual world; Enhances Neptune energy. It is popular in money spells to earn financial rewards, and ensure success and power.
Health, Passion, Love, Fertility, Strength, Courage, Willpower. Strengthens magnetism in a love spell or ritual, creates Ram and Scorpio energies. As always, red is the color of passion, health, courage and fertility. It is used to augment the strength of the rituals.
Activity, Creativity, Oneness. Yellow strengthens the imagination and concentration in all spells, such as love spells, money spells, and protection spells. Is used in rituals in which the trust of a person is gained or in which one wants to convince someone. For rituals which require solar energy. It is also believed to ignite the power of concentration while performing a ritual and the practitioners use it to persuade someone to move in the desired manner. Yellow denotes the Sun and is used in spells and magic that use the power of Sun.
Combination of red and violet; Operates with a high frequency. Energizes spells and rituals in which immediate action or powers on a high plane or spiritual oneness are essential. When immediate action is required, the practitioners of magic and spells used the magenta candles.
Silver is a powerful shade to remove the negative energy and enhancing the psychic abilities. It eliminates negativity and enhances stability, helps develop psychic skills, attracts the influence of the Great Mother.
Royal Blue Candles
This is the color of loyalty and is used in rituals that call for instigating influence on a situation or an individual. Royal Blue Candles enhance laughter and serenity, color of loyalty. Used to create Jupiter energy or whenever an influence must be strengthened.
Blue is the color of wisdom and exudes a calming energy and tranquility. Primarily spiritual color for love spells and rituals around wisdom, harmony, inner light or peace; Grants truth and guidance.
This candle is used in rituals to promote love and fertility. Important component in Isis love Spells and rituals; Love, companionship, joy, fertility.
Brown candles are used for enhancing the level of concentration and for spells meant for generating financial success. Earth, a balanced color. Rituals for material gain, eliminates indecisiveness, furthers powers of concentration, learning, telepathy. Expands financial success, finds lost items.
The practitioners use the color indigo to bring an end to a particular situation whenever it was needed. Indigo is an inactive color. Ends situations, detains people. For spells and rituals which require a deep meditative state or Saturn energy.
Light Blue Candles
Spiritual color, helpful for devotions or inspirational meditation. Brings peace and calm into the house, exudes Aquarius energy; To be included when a situation must be created.
Greens works to encourage success, bring in good luck, enhance fertility, and promote harmony. Enhances Wealth, Fertility, and Success; Stimulates rituals and spells for luck, money, harmony, and rejuvenation.
Dark Green Candles
The color of ambition, avarice, jealousy. Neutralizes and works against these powers in a spell or ritual.
Grey candles connote serenity and is used in spells to get rid of the negative energy surrounding the situation or the target individual. Neutral color. Helpful when thoughts complicate questions during a meditation. In love magic, this color often creates confusion. It neutralizes and eliminates negative influences.
Black candles are used to fight evil and to offer protection. Opens the levels of the subconscious mind, is used in spells and rituals to elicit a deeper meditative state or to ban bad or negative things.
Orange candles are used in rituals to evoke zest or change.
With different colors connoting different meaning, it is inevitable to understand the power of the colored candles in bringing about the change to the ritual.