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Chakras are energy points in your aura. They are centres of activity tht receive, assimilate andexpress your life force energy. In other words through your Chakras, you transmit and receivephysical, emotional, and spiritual energy. The word itself is Sanskrit for wheel or disk. According toEast Indian philosophy, you have seven major Chakras or psychic centers on your body. They arestacked in a column of energy that spans from the base of your spine to the top of your head. Thereare also minor chakras in the hands, feet, fingertips, and shoulders. Each chakra has a colour andparticular energy associated with it.The seven major chakras correlate with basic states of consciousness. Starting from the top they are as follows;
Sahasrara or the crown chakra
is generally considered to bethe chakra of consciousness. it is located above the headoutside the body.
is considered to correspond to the
. Ajna is heldas the chakra of time, awareness and of light. Located low onyour forehead.
Vishuddha or the throat chakra
may be envisioned asrelating to communication and growth, growth being a formof expression.
Anahata or the heart chakra
is related to complex emotion,compassion, love, equilibrium and well-being. It is located inthe chest.
Manipura or the solar plexus chakra
is related to thetransition from simple or base to complex emotion, energy,assimilation and digestion,
Swadhisthana or the sacral chakra
is located in the lower belly and is related to base intuition,emotion, sexuality and creativity.
Muladhara or the base or root chakra
is related to instinct, security, survival, physical energy andalso to basic human potentiality. This centre is located in the region between the genitals and theanus.