Divine Archangels and Candle Colors


Candles function as physical angelic messengers, just as angels are emissaries of prayers. Each candle color and archangel who specializes in their particular shade can assist in health, relationships, love, and finances.

By Desiree Szabo

I always find comfort when I light a candle, when you feel a bit under the weather or when your faith needs restoring. There is something magical about the red/orange violet color of a flame lighting up your sacred space. I feel safe and reassured when I call in my archangels for help.  Candles are used to calm, focus, and center the mind during meditation, prayer, and your intentions.

I am here to show you how you can work with candle colors and have a special relationship with specific archangels.  Each color has a particular function.  I am often asked from my readers regarding what the colors mean. I hope that you learn and practice angel blessings rituals and call upon the archangels. Be creative and enjoy working with your candle colors. Just jump right in and enjoy yourself.  Remember, you cannot make a mistake. The archangels are waiting for you to call upon them for help and guidance.

Surprisingly enough, I noticed when I used candles and called in my Archangels that my prayers manifested at a rapid rate.  It is important to maintain a clear mindset.  In other words do not attempt to be under stress, when you partake in candle blessings. It is best to take a sea salt bath or read meditative thoughts.

Cleanse and dressing your candles
Candles are like psychic sponges. The most effective and simplest way to clean new candles is to have positive thoughts while submerging them in sea salt and fresh water when you take them out of the package. Many individuals have handled your candles and need to be cleansed of their psychic energies. Submerge your candles for five minutes and clean them with a white towel.  Then, when they are dry, use household extra olive virgin oil or essential oils to dress them lovingly with care.  Your candle is most powerful for three days after you consecrate it.

Create your sacred space 
It is important that you choose a sacred space for your angelic blessings ceremonies.  It does not matter how small or large, expansive or complex the setting is.  What is important are your intentions, which you are holding to occupy your conscious mind as much as possible.  It is best as intuitive, or as a beginner, to raise your vibration as much as possible.  How does one embark on such a spiritual journey?  By eating organic foods, beverages, and abstaining from substances that are mind altering.  I know it can be tough, but once you establish this routine, the angelic realm will speed up time in answering your prayers.  You are sending instructions out into the universe.  Candle blessings are heard from the archangels.

Tools: Items
Wooden matches, fresh flowers, music, incense, crystals, water, and pen/paper for journaling.  Candle blessings can be used during the lunar cycle, i.e. new moon to manifest and full moon to release.

Candle colors:

Blue:  is a calm, cool, and centered color.  It is the color of joy, harmony and peace.  Use blue to mend a broken relationship, clear up misunderstandings, and soothe escalating tempers. Angelic Divine beings associated with blue:

Haniel: develops clairvoyance, grace, and physical health in women.  Her coloring is whitish moonlight blue.
Raguel: creates harmony and peace in all your alliances with the color blue.  He aids in professional and personal relationships.
Zadkiel: helps improve memory retention and intellectual understanding while working with the color blue.  Specific uses – calming, truth, understanding, joy, harmony and peace.

Gold: is the color of the male side of the divine. The ideal application is toward protection of financial assets.  You can harness its power to attract financial abundance.  Angelic divine beings associated with gold:

Michael: provides protection in all ways, material, physical, emotional and spiritual (including financial).  Specific uses – financial abundance, protection, communing with the male divine, and intelligence.

Green: is a multipurpose color that has attributes of abundance and healing.  It is especially useful when trying to heal your financial situation.  Gardner’s will find green as an extraordinary boon to their plants as health and growth.  In areas of luck, green can be used wisely if you do not spend your money frivolously.  Angelic divine beings associated with green:

Raphael: he conducts healing in every area of your life.  Well-being and health are manifested.  Ask Raphael aid you in your choice of a healing modality, opening up a center or filling a private practice with well-paying clients.
Chamuel: Call upon him when you are anxious about your abundance and wealth.  Chamuel and the color green will help calm you down and make you sleep better.  He gives you peace of mind, your needs are taken care of which allow you to focus on your priorities and what is important at the moment.  Specific uses – wealth, abundance, nature, productivity, luck and healing.

Light pink: is a loving and caring color.  It is used if you are longing for a lasting friendship or simply the wellbeing and health of those you care for.  It represents unconditional love. Angelic divine beings associated with light pink:

Ariel: she works well with light pink to help heal the environment.  She is the archangel to call upon for manifesting your earthly needs, which includes money, home and transportation.  She can give you a divine assignment to help heal and protect the environment.  Specific uses – love, caring, warm protection, affection, and friendship.

Magenta: is a combination of red and purple.  The color tends to have a very high vibrational energy and is used in cures where a rapid manifestation or healing is desired.  If a situation needs to be changed quickly, adding a magenta candle will certainly speed things up.

Jophiel: the angel of beauty, helps us hold positive thoughts, clears away clutter, and lends a more radiant life.  Call upon Jophiel to resolve conflicts, as well as improving physical attractiveness, home decorating or conducting feng shui.  Specific uses – quick changes, urgent actions, and ending procrastination.

Orange: is the color for shifting directions in any aspect of your life.  You may be contemplating changing a major part of your life, or switching a career path.  Angelic divine beings associated with orange:

Gabriel: this messenger angel helps anyone in teaching, journalism, the arts, and the transmission of knowledge.  This divine angel acts as a career counselor, agent, and manager who motivates you to achieve your highest potential.  Specific uses – career changes, new beginnings, legal matters, and communication.

Purple – Colbalt Blue: is the color to employ if you’d like to achieve success in whatever you’re attempting. The rule of thumb is that the bigger the spot light, and the higher chance of notoriety, the better the color purple manifests.  Actors, congressman, public figures, and event planners benefit from this color, shade, and hue. Angelic divine beings associated with purple:

Jeremiel: helps you clearly see what it is that you want in life. This angelic messenger fine-tunes your emotions and feelings to ensure success is balanced.

Michael: helps you to attract successful outcomes.  Call upon Archangel Michael to achieve success in whatever you are attempting, as an actor or a speaker.  Archangel Michael and the color cobalt blue accelerates your desires to fruition.  Specific uses – success, idealism, leadership, fame.

Silver: is the color of inspiration and clairvoyance. Silver is most closely associated with the female side of divinity.  If you are just a newbie, spreading your wings to develop and recognize your psychic abilities, this is the shade to use.  Any intentions you are seeking, more information about a person, place or situation can be with a silver candle.  Angelic divine beings associate with silver:

Haniel: is associated with the divine feminine aspects of spiritual power, such as telepathy and clairvoyance.  Specific uses – intuition, inspiration, physic abilities and manifesting.

White: is the catch all color.  You may be undecided on which way to go.  Religious faiths have been successful in just using white exclusively.  It is up to your discretion. Angelic divine beings associated with white:

Azrael: can aid your work with white by letting you move past any grief in your heart and come to terms with the cycle of life. Specific uses: purity, spirituality, peace, and Life improvement.

Yellow: aids in reawakening your creative edge when you have hit a wall.  I call it writer’s block.
Yellow is the color of creativity and imagination.  When you are working on projects that require a great deal of original thought and concentration.  Yellow is helpful in gaining focus.  Angelic divine beings associated with yellow:

Uriel: heals away resentment and the inability to forgive.  Use yellow for the power of working together as a team. Specific uses: creativity, imagination, concentration, and unity.

Desiree Szabo is an Angelic Interpreter who sheds gentle light on life’s toughest problems.  She can help you to see the light through prayers, healings and angel card readings. For angelic counseling, she can be reached by phone at (818) 200 7431 and by email at adoredangel@live.com and www.adoredangel@yolasite.com.




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  1. Gracie parrish on

    Hi I’m concerned over a individual has a walking spirit can’t set down.has a restless spirit.has in her mind to go back to old home place.which candle do i use for her.I know of few herbs to wash or bath her in just want to be sure.she need help fast she is on doctors medicine I can’t no control over this to discontinue.blessings

  2. Your website with candle colors and which arch Angel they represent us wonderful. I too am learning about all these wonderful Angels. Do you provide free angel readings? If so I am in need of one pretty bad… Thank you for taking the time to read this… Much love and blessings to you..

  3. Rontimi Asmah on

    Am interested in knowing about Angels I haven’t seen one before ,but I know Angels watch over us, I have been in Angels from when I was 15 years old now am 52years of age, I love Angels with yellow, blue,gold light pink,purple as well Angel Raphael,Angel Michael,Angel Jophiel,Angel Magenta and Angel Ariel. I’ll like to read more about Angels thank you.

  4. Rontimi Asmah on

    Am interested in knowing more about angles I want to have an experience, have always love angles from when I was a 15years old expcially the yellow, blue candle angles I need to read more about them light pink, and also Angle,Jophiel, Angle Michael, I need help thanks

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