What would your ribbon color be for May Day?

We’ve seen the colorful images of children and adults dancing around a May-pole wrapping colorful ribbons with each step. What color would (or did) you choose to add to the variety of color on the May-pole?

Green: Nature, fertility, growth, rejuvenation, recovery, healing, harvest and abundance, prosperity, harmony, balance, peace, hope, home, plants and animals.

Blue:  Communication, will power, focus, good fortune, truth, fidelity, patience, domestic harmony, organization, sincerity, water element.

Indigo: Spiritual guidance, psychic ability, dignity, divination, meditation, ambition.

Purple: Wisdom, influence, spiritual power, change luck, independence, government.

Yellow:  Confidence, joy, cheerfulness, learning, knowledge, mental clarity, concentration, speaking and writing, and visualization.

Gold:  Masculine energy, great fortune, abundance, prosperity, understanding, divination, fast luck, solar/sun energy, positive attitude, justice, health, attraction.

Silver: Feminine divinity, stability, psychic awareness, intuition, dreams, victory, meditation, communication, moon magick.

Orange: Creativity, self-expression, intellectual matters, joy, business success, ambition, vitality, fun, action, opportunity, celebration.

White:  Aura-healing, truth seeking, consecration, spiritual enlightenment, protection against negativity, meditation, divination, inspiration, and can be a replacement for any other color.

Red: Maintaining health, strength, physical energy, sex, passion, courage, protection.

Pink:  Love-goddesses, softness and tenderness, romance, caring, nurturing, youth, peace, friendship, femininity, emotional love, emotional healing


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  1. snowfox66 on May 1, 2017 at 2:09 pm

    Either red or green.

  2. ravenhawks magazine on May 1, 2017 at 3:59 pm


  3. ravenhawks magazine on May 1, 2017 at 7:30 pm

    spiritual enlightenment, protection against negativity, meditation, and divination

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