Chakra Therapy and Chakra Stones
The word Chakra is derived from the ancient Indian language Sanskrit. There are 7 chakras in the Humanbody. The chakras in a human body are also known as sources of energy. Chakras are considered to bethe points that support both the inward and outward flow of the energy. The main function of chakras isto vitalize the body and enhance self-consciousness. The physical, mental and emotional interactions arestimulated by Chakras.Just like any other discovery there were disagreements among writers on the location of chakras in thehuman body. Some argued that these energy points were located along the spines; some say that thechakra points were not at all present in the physical body, but are located in multiple spiritual bodies.The chakras activate different areas in a human life. In most people only one or two chakras are active intheir proper capacity. In fact, none of the Chakras function properly as ideally the purpose of chakras isto pass energy amongst themselves (i.e. up and down the spine). If one of the middle chakra is notfunctioning properly, it blocks the flow of energy.The chakras are aspects of consciousness of just like the auras; hence they are not physical. Chakrasinteract with the body through two mediums1. Endocrine Glands2. Nervous System.The seven chakras are associated with the seven endocrine glands. It is also linked to a group of nervesknown as a Plexus.
The Seven main Chakras:-Crown Chakra
It is associated with the central nervous system. This chakra symbolizes enlightenment,truth, unity and dynamic thought process. This chakra controls the spinal cord, brain stem, and nerves.
Third Eye (Brow) Chakra
- This Chakra is associated with the Pituitary gland. This chakra is essentiallythe fusion of psychic power, spirit energies, and light. The third eye governs the cerebrum, pineal gland,skull, eyes, brain, senses and the nervous system.
This chakra is associated with the respiratory system and the Thyroid Gland. Throatchakra is associated with communication, speech, writing and expression. The areas that can be affectedin case of an imbalance in the throat chakra are lungs, thyroid, throat, jaw, and vocal chords.
This Chakra is associated with the Thymus Gland. This chakra symbolizes compassion,love, and spiritual well being.
Solar Plexus Chakra
Solar Plexus chakra stands for the digestive system and adrenal glands. This chakragoverns the stomach, upper intestines, upper back, and upper spine.