Colors and nutrition > Orange

Symbolic Value

Orange is joy, happiness, optimism, warmth, creativity, pleasure, sensuality, generosity, ambitiousness, courage, vitality, physical energy, sociable and awakening to wisdom within oneself. Oranges gained an erotic connotation when people believed that Nell Gwynne (1650's) seduced king Charles II with the oranges she sold.

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gravità apparente
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due lune aranciate
cercano il loro destino
e lo trovano


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Emotional and Psychological
Areas Effected

Combines mental and physical energy qualities (the power of thought); it is the color for new ideas and mental concepts, warmth, prosperity, will, wisdom, social health.




The orange is high in vitamin A, which helps maintain the integrity of the skin, beta carotene, which has been associated with boosting the immune system and potentially reducing the chances of skin cancer and anthocyanin. The orange is refreshing, thirst quenching, and an antioxidant. It helps to reduce cholesterol and facilitate proper digestion as well as serve as an anti- inflammatory and disinfectant. The extract of the skin can assist for weight loss, as it has a high content of citroflavonoid.


Pumpkin Squash


Pumpkin is rich in vitamin A, fiber, potassium, calcium, phosphorus, zinc and contain a low level of fats, but rich in polyunsaturated fats, of which is Omega 3 contained in the seeds.

Pumpkin is helpful in the fight of colitis, intestinal inflammation and recommended in the case of constipation and hemorrhoids. 

Pumpkin Squash

It is advised to maintain wellness for the skin, hydration and proper functioning of the intestine. Alanina, glycine, glutamic acid, which are contained in both the pulp and the seeds, are helpful to reduce the prostrate swelling. 

It is  also recommended to combat negative effects of tachycardia, fight against bacteria, mycosis and serves as a antioxidant.  The pumpkin contains important amino acids that reduce the level of anxiety, stress and insomnia.


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