Candlesticks are used extensively by pro traders in their trading. Candlestick patterns tell the mood of the market. There are two types of patterns: trend reversal and trend continuation. Both these candlestick patterns are important. Watch this 1 hour video tutorial on Candlestick Day Trading Strategies! The first 2 videos are about stock trading but you can these candlestick day trading strategies in the forex market also.
Vladimir Ribakov is an accomplished forex trader. You should also watch this video on 90% accuracy candle formations.