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Violet Purple color properties

Violet Purple color properties

Natural stone. Violet Purple color properties

Violet Purple color properties
According to Alessandro D’Avenia, purple is failure, because purple is the color of the dead (White as milk, red as blood).
Called the color of mystics, idealists and clergy, violet is closely connected with the spiritual side of human life. The higher chakra has violet color and also inherent in the seventh aspect of the energy of the human aura. Meanwhile, it stimulates imagination, and carries with it energy and peace at the same time. In addition, it leaves the impression of the presence of something unearthly, miraculous, and magical. Every person sees in it something special, but treats in its own way. In particular, for some people purple draws thoughts to God, while for others it stimulates the creative process and inspire noble deeds. And for the third, it plunges them into dreams. One of the colors of the Virgo zodiac sign, and the color of the planet Mercury. According to Feng Shui, this color brings wealth and the power.
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Simply cosmic – Ultra Violet 2018 Leading Color

Simply cosmic - Ultra Violet 2018 Leading Color

Simply cosmic – Ultra Violet 2018 Leading Color

Ultra Violet 2018 Leading Color
Traditionally, the world-famous Pantone Color Institute predicts global color trends and, in particular, determines the color of the year. Recognized throughout the world as the leading source of information for trend forecasts, color solutions and recommendations for the palette, the Pantone Color Institute cooperates with global brands. The latter, in turn, use power, psychology and color emotions in their design strategy.
Interestingly, that in the year of the yellow dog the main color is still not yellow, but ultra violet, according to the institute’s specialists. Undoubtedly, the color of 2018 is simply cosmic! By the way, it’s the favorite color of David Bowie and Jimi Hendrix, Wendy Zomnir and Rihanna, and even Queen Elizabeth II. According to the institute, this is really a reflection of what our world needs today. Ultraviolet is a mixture of calm blue and raging red shades, which ideally reflects the events that are taking place today in the world. In addition, it is a symbol of change for the better.
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Large hummingbird Violet sabrewing

Large hummingbird Violet sabrewing

Flight of Large hummingbird Violet sabrewing

Large hummingbird Violet sabrewing

According to science, purple, or violet sabrewing belongs to the family of hummingbirds. Besides, it is the largest in size species of hummingbird. Thus, it reaches a length of about 14 to 15 cm. Besides, the weight of the male is 11.5, while the weight of females – 9.5. The plumage of sabrewing is beautiful. The downside and the throat of the male is dark purple. White spot behind the eyes clearly stands out against the green and violet top of the ear. Purple head and upper body are greenish-blue till the tail. As for the tail, it is black and purple, while the outer steering feathers are white. In addition, the violet throat of female bird frames “beard”. It also has a white patch behind the eyes, and green top. The lower part of the body is light gray with green specks on the sides. Inner tail feathers are green and black, and the exterior is blackish with white spots. Slightly bent beak and legs are black in both sexes.
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Violet color meaning

Violet color meaning. Nikolai Feshin, girl in violet dress

“Girl in a violet dress”. Painting by Nikolai Feshin. Life in color – Violet color meaning

Violet color meaning
To determine violet color, neither reddish nor bluish, is extremely difficult. Violet and purple look very similar; but the difference is quite simple – violet is a true color, with its own wavelength on the spectrum of visible light, while purple is a composite color, made by combining blue and red. Violet color has medical properties – helps treat neurosis, loss of faith, despair, loss of self-esteem, concussion, epilepsy, neuralgia and multiple sclerosis. It works favorably in extremely active and busy lifestyle, helps with insomnia, migraines and depression. But this color is not recommended for people with severe mental illness and suffering from alcoholism.
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Violet Eternal Love

Violet Eternal Love

Life in color. Violet Eternal Love

In the house where the flowers of violas and violets grow, people live in understanding and warmth. Violet is believed to be a symbol of eternal love. Violets are multicolored flowers – red, purple, pink, yellow, blue… In Germany in antiquity celebrated every spring day when the first violets appeared. According to legend, the first who finds this flower will be lucky enough to marry the most beautiful girl and be happy all his life. After the Greeks, such boundless love Violet enjoyed from the ancient Gauls, to whom it served as a symbol of innocence, modesty and virginity. With violets decorated both – the marriage bed and the grave of prematurely deceased beloved one. From the Gauls love for violet “inherited” their descendants – the French. In times of poetic competitions, the highest award for a victory served a golden violet. Considering violet symbol of purity and innocence, French writers and poets compared with it someone worthy.
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