White feathers symbolize purification, spirituality, hope,
protection, peace, and blessings of the Moon
Red feathers symbolize physical vitality, courage, good fortune, and
Blue feathers symbolize mental abilities, peace, protection. And
Yellow feathers bring cheerfulness, mental alertness, prosperity, and
blessings from the Sun
Green feathers symbolize money, prosperity, growth, health, and
fertility. Green and red mixed feathers affect financial matters.
Orange feathers bring attraction, energy, and success
Pink feathers attract love.
Gray feathers symbolize peace and neutrality.
Brown feathers give stability and respect. They also symbolize the
home and grounding.
Brown feathers striped in black, like the tail feathers of a pheasant, give a
balance between the physical and spiritual life.
Brown feathers banded or mixed with white bring happiness and give the
kind of protection that enables one to go unnoticed amidst those who would harm
Brown and red mixed feathers bring healing to animals.
Black feathers give the mystical wisdom that comes with true
Black, iridescent feathers give mystical insight. Black and white mixed
feathers give union and protection.
Black (or gray) feathers banded or mixed with white give hope, balance and
Black mixed with purple means deep spirituality.
Black, white, and blue mixed feathers brings change.
The “eye” on the end of the peacock tail feather protect
against the “evil eye”
and stimulates inner clairvoyant vision.
The rooster’s two prominent tail feathers (called sickles)
are symbols of the God and Goddess.
The black ones are sacred to the God because of their resemblance to the
curved horns of the Horned God. They are also a symbol of male virility.
The white ones are sacred to the Goddess because they resemble the tool (the
sickle) with which grain (sacred to her) is reaped. They also resemble the
waxing and waning Moon.