The Crown chakra is located either on top of the head or in the space just above the top of the head, depending on an individuals attunement and aura. The crown is associated with the infinite universe and one’s connection to it, as well as spirituality and idealistic being. It is tied to the color violet, and the musical note B. The crown governs the central nervous system, cerebral cortex, and the brain.

The Third Eye is located in the center of the forehead. It is associated with intuition, imagination, clairvoyance and introspection. By activating the third eye, you can see more clearly into your self and your needs. The third eye is related to the color indigo and the musical note A. It governs the hypothalamus, nose, and ears.

The Sacral chakra is located in the lower abdomen, and is the center of sexual energy, procreation, and also governs joy and tolerance. This chakra is characterized by the color orange and the musical note D. Organs pertaining to procreation, such as the womb, ovaries, testicles, and prostate are all governed by the sacral chakra, as well as the urinary tract are all governed by this chakra.

The final major chakra is the Root chakra, located at the base of the spine. Feelings of instinct, vitality, passion, as well as courage and creative power are centered here. The chakra is characterized by the color red and the musical tone C. The root governs the lower intestines, kidneys, spinal column, as well as bones and the legs.

Once you know and understand your chakras, you can begin to control the flow of energy in your body and practice self healing with techniques like Reiki or Chakral meditation.

Chakras are the energy points at the body. In Indian tradition, there are many chakras through out the body, but there are 7 major chakra points in the human body. Each chakra has a different meaning and purpose, hosting different energies and corresponding to different emotional, spiritual, and physical conditions. The seven main chakra are the Crown, the Third Eye, the Throat, the Heart, the Solar Plexus, the Sacral, and the Root.

The Throat chakra is located on the throat. It is associated with communication, speech, and creativity, as well as with truth and loyalty. The throat chakra is characterized by sky blue colors and the musical note G. Tied to this chakra are the throat, mouth, and thyroid glands.

The Solar Plexus chakra is located just below the physical solar plexus, in the center of the stomach. It is the center of humor, willpower, and confidence, or in other words: Guts. It is characterized by the color yellow and the musical note E. Most organs tied to digestion are ruled by this chakra, including the stomach, pancreas, liver, as well as the adrenal glands and the body’s musculature system.

The Heart chakra is located in the center of the chest, over the heart. It is associated with love, compassion, harmony, and is considered the center of the soul. The heart chakra is the chakra by which we connect to other living beings. It is characterized by the color green and the musical note F, and governs the heart, lungs, hands, and circulatory system.

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