Colouring your home walls? Here's a list of colours that will reflect your personality as per your sun signs

Indian culture lays a lot of emphasis on the effects of zodiac signs and therefore, it is viable for an individual to use the aforementioned colors which are recommended for your Zodiac or astrological sign in order to draw energies from the different signs

Colouring your home walls? Here's a list of colours that will reflect your personality as per your sun signs

Home is where the heart is and when it comes to enhancing the look of your house, it is important to take a look at umpteen number of options. The choice to colour your walls is one of the crucial aspects of decorating your home and it is even more important to choose the perfect colour for your walls that reflects your personality.

While the process to choose the perfect colour is a procedure of trial and error, here is a way to make the decision on the basis of your sun sign.

Aries- Mar 21- April 20

Aries is associated with planet Mars and we must think fiery hues like red (Sashay Red) and bright orange (Orange Sovereign) etc. when dealing with this sign. It stimulates, enlivens and motivates and is linked with the muscular system, blood, arteries, head, and brain. Celebrate your confidence and optimism towards life paint your living room red.

Taurus- April 21-May 20

Taurus is ruled by Venus. It is linked physically to the throat, neck and the metabolism. It is also known to beautify, stabilize and conserve. Since Venus is feminine, this zodiac sign is associated with feminine colours like Pink (Fushia Kiss). Painting your bedroom pink helps create a soothing environment that’ll keep you calm.

Gemini- May 21-June 20

Ruled by Mercury, Gemini is associated with the cheerful shades of Yellow (Buttercup Bouquet). Gemini is positive, uplifting but also quickening or changing. It is linked, physically, to the arms, shoulders, nervous system and respiratory system. Painting your living area yellow will reflect your quirky personality

Cancer- June 21- July 21

Ruled by Moon, this Zodiac sign is associated with soft, nurturing and receptive colors like White (Snow White), Grey (Gray Cotton) and Cream (Creamy White). This zodiac sign and its color meanings include an influence on the feminine parts of the body such as the uterus, reproductive system, breasts etc. Painting your balcony walls with these relaxing colour, will energize and calm your emotions.

Leo- July 22 to Aug 22

This Zodiac is ruled and influenced by the sun. Leo’s many meanings include heart, warmth, and creativity. This astrological sign influences the cardiac system and upper back and is linked to shades of Gold, Purple (Purple Comet) and Burnt Orange (Autumn Blaze). As Leos think they are the kings and queens of their castle, any colour that gives them an aura of a castle is something you should love and painting them purple or gold is the way to it.

Virgo- Aug 23-Sept 22

Virgo, like Gemini, is ruled by Mercury. It is associated with the Earth element; hence its meaning and color associations include earthy hues like olive greens (Grecian Olive), tans (Cider Brown), ochre (Field Daisy) caramel (Caramel Sugar) etc. Virgo is linked with the lower digestive system, intestines, and stomach. So, clean and simple colours are your perfect go-to colours for your living area.

Libra- Sept 23- Oct 22

The meaning of this Zodiac, which is ruled by Venus, and its associated colors are all about balance, connection, and harmony. Libra is linked to the endocrine system, kidneys and is associated with pretty pastel shades including baby blue (Blue Bubble), pink (Pink Bells), pistachio (Fern Tip), pale aqua (Aqua Glass), lavender (Cool Lilac) and peach (Prairie Peach) etc. These statement colours in your living area will also speak to your love to entertain people, and the desire to have peace at home.

Scorpio- Oct 23- Nov 21

This astrological sign is ruled by Pluto-which is actually no longer considered a planet. Scorpio’s many color meanings include transformation, giving birth and also intensifying. Thus, when you think of Scorpio, think of colors like blood red (Knockout Red), crimson, black (Black Night), maroon (Red Bark), burgundy (Carriage Red) and other exciting and intense colors. It is linked to the genital and excretory systems. They usually attract towards anything that’s intense. This is a major reason why these are the colour they should consider painting the walls of their master bedroom in.

Sagittarius- Nov 22- Dec 20

This Zodiac is associated with enlargement, increase and uplifting. It is ruled by Jupiter and influences organs like the liver, as well as the autonomic nervous system, thighs, growth etc. The colors for this Astrological sign are purple (Purple Tryst), plum (Keepsake Red) and dark blue (Oxford Blue). The astrological sign is ruled by Jupiter. These colours in your home would tap into your adventurous personality. Vibrant patterns also bring out your playful side.

Capricorn- Dec 21-Jan 20

The meanings and associations of Capricorn include structure, building, maturity, and discipline. It influences the bones, skeletal system, teeth, skin etc. The colors linked with this Zodiac sign are Black (Black Night), Dark Brown (Newtowne Brown) and Charcoal Grey. (Flint Black) Capricorn is influenced by planet Saturn. Painting your bedroom walls with these colours fits in perfectly with your conservative nature.

Aquarius- Jan 21-Feb 18

This energizing, electrifying and innovating sign is ruled by planet Uranus and its many meanings are associated with the bioelectrical impulses, ankles etc. Colors for Aquarius are Turquoise (Turkish Tile) and Aquamarine (Paradise Water) which are great stress relievers and they also calm the mind and emotions. These colour will help your innovative nature and help to experiment with fun decorating ideas. Since some of the Aquarian have eccentric personalities, grey will help keep a room versatile, allowing them more opportunities to experiment with accessories.

Pisces- Feb 19-March 20

The colors associated with Pisces are linked with shades of Indigo (True Blue), Blue (Florence Blue) and other colors of the sea. Thus, Pisces could also be linked to greens (Aegean Sea) and blues (Ocean Calm) and other shades of the oceans. Sea-foam green is the best color for this Zodiac sign. Pisces is ruled and influenced by Neptune and it unifies, dissolves and empathizes. Pisces is an astrological sign that is related to the lymphatic system, body fluids, and psyche. Since this sign will gravitate to the ocean or water colours, turquoise is a good fit. For your homes to be like a gentle ocean breeze—peaceful and romantic. Since they also absorb other people’s energy, which can be stressful, periwinkle will help this sign unwind.

Your home is your shrine, and it’s important to choose the perfect colour for your walls that reflects your personality. Colourshave been proven to have a profound psychological impact. And picking a perfect paint colour for your home can be a tricky process of trial and error. We have an easy way to do that, to choose a colour according to your zodiac sign as that will best align with your innermost design sensibilities, says Ms. Minal Srivastava, Vice President, Marketing, Shalimar Paints Limited. 

Shalimar Paints offers a variety of colours and assists you in making the choices for decorating your home walls as per your necessity and since Indian culture lays a lot of emphasis on the effects of zodiac signs, it is viable for an individual to use the aforementioned colors which are recommended for your Zodiac or astrological sign in order to draw energies from the different signs.