What are the colors of Rasta flag?
The Rasta flag has 3 primary colors, which are green, gold and red.
The table below has the common and popular codes of these colors in HEX, RGB and CMYK formats along with Pantone (PMS), RAL and NCS (Natural Color System). Please note that HEX and RGB codes are to be used for digital works and web pages (including HTML and CSS) while the CMYK values are for printers.
The flag of Ethiopia as used during the reign of king Haile Selassie is regarded by Rastafari people as the Rastafarian flag. It has three horizontal stripes of (from top) green, gold and red with the lion of Judah in the center.
What is the meaning of colors in the Rasta flag?
Green, gold and red, the three colors in the Rasta flag, stand for the vegetation of the land, the minerals and raw materials and blood of martyrs, respectively. Also, specially in case of state flags, the meaning associated with the colors are generally endorsed by an official charter. However, at times the symbolism is simply understood by being descended from the culture of the land or has seeped so deeply into customs that, now, the two are inextricably linked. Please also note that there can be more than one meaning for the colors in the Rasta flag.