Since the dawn of good times the symbolic rasta colors have often been in play.
The colours brings warmth for many and for us symbolize playfulness and freedom. To the rastafaris though, the three iconic stripes has a lot more meaning.
The story behind the colors The three colors represent the Rastafari way of life.
The green is for the earth that people walk on to which Rastafaris feel a special connection and that needs nurturing and protecting. The yellow symbolizes light and love which shines on us all and should be shared everywhere. The red is a symbol of the blood of all living things in the world and signalize the call for equality to all.