The most emotionally intense color, red stimulates a faster heartbeat and breathing. It is also the color of love. Red clothing gets noticed and makes the wearer appear heavier. In decorating, red is usually used as an accent. The romantic color, pink, however, is more tranquilizing.
China: Good luck, celebration, summoning
br> Cherokees: Success, triumph
br> India: Purity
br> South Africa: Color of mourning
br> Russia: Bolsheviks and Communism
br> Eastern: Worn by brides
br> Western: Excitement, danger, love, passion, Christmas (with green)