Chakra is a Sanskrit word which means vortex or wheel. It pertains to the numerous energy centers that make up the human body. The human eye cannot see these energy centers but there are many intuitive who can see a person’s chakras in their mind’s eyes.
The human body has hundreds of chakras but it is a must to focus solely on the seven primary chakras. The main chakras are lined up starting from the spine’s base up to the top of the head. Every chakra has a specific color associated with it, representing specific areas of your physical, emotional and spiritual bodies.
1st Chakra: Root Chakra
This is found at the base of the spine, vibrating at the rate of color red. Root chakra is the foundation chakra that allows you to meet all basic needs here on earth, like food, water and shelter. This chakra’s physical aspect includes the nervous and blood systems, bladder, reproductive organs and the spine. Blocked or out of balance root chakra causes depression, inflammation, lack of confidence, lethargy and rage.
2nd Chakra: Sacral Chakra
It is the chakra vibrating at the rate of color orange, associated with a person’s ability to be creative, as well as fertility and reproduction. Physical aspects of sacral chakra include the skin, female reproductive system, kidneys and mammary glands. Blocked or out of balance sacral chakra can lead to skin issues like acne and rashes, lack of creativity, reproductive problems, emotional instability and aggression.
3rd Chakra: Solar Plexus Chakra
Vibrating the color yellow, this chakra is the source of self worth and inner power. Related organs include the spleen, stomach, small intestine and liver. Out of balancing this chakra leads to diabetes, digestive problems, low energy, confusion and low self esteem.
4th Chakra: Heart Chakra
This is the bridge between the upper three chakras and the lower three chakras. It vibrates at color green rate. The chakra is all about self love, love and compassion, and this includes the breasts and heart, thymus gland and endocrine gland. If unbalanced, problems that can take place are heart disease, chronic fatigue syndrome, allergies, moodiness, indifference and jealousy.
5th Chakra: Throat Chakra
It is the chakra that vibrates at the rate of color light blue and is related to communication, self expression and speech. Related organs are ears, lungs and throat. Issues that can happen from out of balanced throat chakra are asthma, hearing issues, thyroid problems, sore throats, inconsistency and arrogance.
6th Chakra: Third Eye Chakra
Also called brow chakra, it vibrates at color indigo rate and is associated with your intuitive abilities and mind. Related organs are the lower head, sinuses and eyes. Unbalanced chakra leads to visual defects, migraines, being disorganized and scattered, sinus problem and inability of trusting your intuition.
7th Chakra: Crown Chakra
It is found at the top of the head and is related to spiritual awareness and self knowledge. The chakra vibrates at color white rate, including a complete spectrum of colors. The brain is the only organ related to it and when out of balance, issues can occur like dizziness, depression, psychological and mental disorders, no concern for others and lack of contact with reality.