The Meanings Behind Aura Colors

palm readingsMany great works of art have depicted an aura around their subject. Some psychics claim to specialize in aura readings. The psychic Edgar Cayce believes that one’s ability to see auras diminishes with age. Cayce insists that children have a heightened ability to see auras. The color of one’s aura is supposed to reveal the nature of a person’s essence. A aura is typically divided into five layers which represent the health, vital, character, karma and spirit.

Auras do come in varying shades, and some shades of a hue are more closely tied to the negative aspects of the main color. But this article will focus on the positive aspects of each aura color. Here are the different aura colors with their ascribed positive meanings.


This aura is often very bright and is often associated with passion, sensuality and love. It tends to be more raw and primal than the other aura colors.


This color is typically associated with strong intellectual capabilities and sometimes unbridled optimism.


This color aura is often classified as a motivating color that is deeply rooted in a foothold of spiritual strength.


If an individual is described as having an orange aura they are typically very creative and possess artistic talent. This color is also deemed the marker of a courageous person.


The green aura is typically seen when an individual is nurturing and peaceful. Those who possess a green aura also tend to be compassionate towards others.


This is a calm aura that can denote a person’s religious nature. It is also the color of idealism and depth.


This is a special aura color reserved for those with the ability of a psychic advisor. People with this aura color tend to be spiritual as well as charismatic. This color is also a mark or regality.


People with brown auras are typically quite down to earth. They tend to operate from a place of logic and practicality.


Though this article is devoted to the positive meanings of each aura color; there are not any positive qualities that accompany a black aura. This aura is extremely rare and is witnessed in individuals that are prone to horrible bouts of malice and hatred.

People are often intrigued by the nature that is revealed in one’s aura.

Gordon Myers