Colors of the Rainbow

Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Gay & Lesbian Jewelry and other Gay Marriage topics.

What do the colors of the gay rainbow stand for?

Colors of the Rainbow

So you have a piece of gay jewelry with a rainbow on it. Ever wonder what the colors of the rainbow stand for? Besides the fact that the rainbow depicts the unity of gays and lesbians across the world, here is the symbolic breakdown of the rainbow colors from red at the top to purple at the bottom:

  • Red: Life
  • Orange: Healing
  • Yellow: The Sun
  • Green: Nature
  • Blue: Harmony
  • Purple: Soul. (This stripe is sometimes replaced by a black stripe to honor masculinity or leather pride.)



Nobody has commented on this tip yet. Be the first.


URL: (optional)


Not finding the advice and tips you need on this Gay Marriage Tip Site? Request a Tip Now!

Guru Spotlight
Candi Wingate