The artists used muted, richer, "oriental" colors reflecting Armenian fabrics and carpets. Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. From Our Partners. The organisers of the San Francisco parade decided to split the flag into two in order to decorate the two sides of the parade route. As for Baker, "he would have loved it," Beal said.
The actual color attributed as "blue" or "indigo" is cyan.
Gay Urban Histories Since It is a vertically presented rainbow, with each colour separated by black stripes of varying thicknesses. He pointed out that the rainbow symbolized unity in diversity and the power of light, enlightenment and progress.
The number of colours is meant to symbolize the seven-branched Jewish Menorah.