Meaning of Colours - Green
Green is soothing, peaceful and relaxing. It calms anxiety and helps with depression.
New green growth on plants and trees signifies new birth, renewal and hope.
It is a colour of balance and harmony and is associated with the heart chakra.
The Heart Chakra controls the health and well-being of the heart and lungs, the sense of touch (as in touches the heart).
Green with envy and jealousy and "the grass is always greener on the other side" are negative aspects of green and a sign that the heart chakra is out of balance.
Eat green food such as greens, spinach, broccoli, green apples, green peppers, kiwi fruit to help to harmonise this chakra.
Green and the heart chakra are about compassion and global love- giving and receiving love. The heart centre is associated with thought and thoughtfulness and the element air.
Japanese culture sees green as the colour of eternal love.
"Green-fingered" people have a natural affinity with the procreation of the planet and green is seen as a peaceful colour - hence "Green Peace".
If you favour green, you have a desire to work with the Earth and create harmony in this world.
If your car is green you are telling the world that you are trustworthy and caring.
Green encourages prosperity in all areas of life - enjoy abundance in everything life has to offer.
In the medical profession, the colour green is significant in balancing too much involvement with red blood. It counter-balances the effect of red.
Green is often referred to in Alchemy. The 12 Emerald Green Tablets of Thoth contain information on wisdom, magic and mysteries and more information about the arcane Emerald tablets can be found on the internet.
Green tea can apparently help eradicate cancer and lower cholesterol and interestingly, can help the cardiovascular system (the heart).
In the Tarot, the Major Arcana cards The Star (representing the Age of Aquarius, a new world of love and peace), The World (unlimited opportunities through open-heartedness) and the Hermit (inner peace through quiet contemplation) display backgrounds of green.
Give yourself the "Green light" and embrace life.