The Chakras are stations along the central axis of your being. Each one is a point at which energy can be expressed in a certain set of actions, attitudes and emotions. The Chakras are a map of the soul which you must move along for healing to happen. These points represent our physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual growth. When these points are healthy and in balance, then we are the equivalent.
Base of the spine
Controls body solids, such as the spinal column, bones, teeth, and nails. Also the blood, building process of cells, the colon, and rectal area.
Qualities and/or Functions: Survival, power to achieve goals, vitality, grounding, material security, stability, stillness, and courage.
Below the navel
Associated Organs/Systems: Reproductive organs, kidneys, bladder.
and/or Functions: Primal feelings, awe, enthusiasm, openness to others, personal
Above the navel, but below the chest. Color: Yellow
Associated Organs/Systems: Pancreas, liver, stomach, spleen, gall bladder, autonomic nervous system, lower back, muscles.
Qualities and/or Functions: Personal power, social identity, influence, authority, self-control, energy, will, peace, radiance, joy, inner harmony, vitality and inner strength.
The center of the chest
Associated Gland: Thymus Controls the heart, blood circulation, immune system, lower lungs, rib cage, skin, upper back.
Qualities and/or Functions: Unconditional love, harmony, forgiveness, healing, compassion, understanding, personal transformation, warmth, sharing, devotion, selflessness.
the throat area
Associated Glands: Thyroid - Controls the jaw, neck, throat, voice, airways, upper lungs, arms.
and/or Functions: Creative self-expression, communication, inspiration, wisdom,
confidence, integrity, truth, freedom, independence.
Middle of the forehead
Associated Glands: Pituitary - Controls the endocrine system, the left brain hemisphere, the left eye, nose, ears, sinuses, and parts of the nervous system.
and/or Functions: Inner vision, intuition, clairvoyance, insight, perception,
imagination, concentration, peace of mind, projection of will, manifestation.
the top of the head
Associated Glands: Pineal - Controls cerebrum, right brain hemisphere, right eye, central nervous system.
Qualities and/or Functions: Perfection, integration, unity with the divine, wisdom and purpose, universal consciousness, understanding, enlightenment.
*The right side: emphasizes the masculine energy. The recent past or that which is leaving you.
*Center and above the head: best expresses what you are experiencing right now.
*The left side: emphasizes the feminine energy. The near future or that which is coming into your life.
THE SHAPE OF THE AURA
*If it is bright and extended widely around you, this means that you are feeling happy, optimistic and good about life.
*If it is dark and narrow, this could mean that you are depressed, ill, listless or afraid.
*If it is even on all sides, this means that you are well balanced and consistent
*If you see gaps or holes in your aura, this usually symbolizes a loss or a will to let go of something significant.
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