Meaning of different colored religious candles

Candles are among the most important discoveries of mankind. Despite the fact they have been replaced by light bulbs and CFLs for illuminating houses, they still can be found in houses. According to people, the light of candle provides calmness and brings peace in house. Apart from this, the aroma that they spread is used for meditation sessions.  The spiritual candles looks pleasing and provides great aroma apart from the religious benefits.

The following are various colors of spiritual candles and their meaning. So you can easily shop spiritual candles.


White is the color of peace and all the religions around the world give importance to this color. White candles can improve the effectiveness of any other candle that you may use with it. They add a sense of divinity, purity, peace, unity, goodwill and protection to its surroundings. They are heavily used in spiritual healing and cleansing around the world. 

These candles are linked with your ‘crown chakra’ and are said to enhance your sacred connection with divine powers. The smoke emitted due to burning of white candles is said to represent the evil around you which is why when there is no smoke coming out of it, it is believed that evil things have left your house.


Yellow colored candles are said to represent intellectual mind and clear thinking of people. This is why they are used to enhance intellectual capabilities of a person. They are often associated with higher or divine wisdom, insight, creativity and imaginations.

Yellow is related to ‘solar plexus chakra’, this represents someone’s confidence, intuition, control and self-power. Archangel Uriel is often associated with this color, as it is considered as the illumination of god and the light.

Yellow candles are often used in meditation sessions and spiritual healing processes. Using yellow candles will help you gain clarity, promote intelligence, boost creativity, increase wisdom and strengthening mind. 

By Cole Harris

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