The traditional colors of the New Orleans Mardi Gras are purple, green, and gold.
All three colors were used by the Catholic ...
Ever wonder how the official Mardi Gras colors - purple, green and gold - were
chosen? We know. Rex selected the official Mardi Gras colors in 1872 to honor ...
A discussion of the three colors of Mardi Gras (gold, purple and green), their
meanings (power, justice, and faith) and their use in beads, cakes, costumes,
What do the three colors of Mardi Gras stand for? Find out their true origins and
see examples of how they are used in New Orleans during carnival!
Dec 2, 2008 ... Homes come in many shades of color but this time of year there is only one color
scheme...PURPLE, GREEN AN GOLD. Mardi Gras is upon us ...
Purple, Green & Gold (often abbreviated PGG) are the official colors of Mardi
Gras. Just as Christmas is associated with green & red, Mardi Gras has official ...
Mar 2, 2014 ... Since its early days in New Orleans, Mardi Gras has grown to colossal ... The
tradition of bead throwing starts with their original colors.
The true meaning of Mardi Gras beads starts with the colors. The origin of Mardi
Gras beads and their meanings was determined by Rex, the King of the first ...
Feb 8, 2013 ... Learn the history behind the purple, green and gold colors of Mardi Gras.
The history of a Mardi Gras celebration existed many years before Europeans
came .... The traditional colors of Mardi Gras are purple (symbolic of justice),