Chakras : the 7 colors
You have typed in Google “Chakra color” because the color symbolically assigned to each chakra intrigues you? You don’t know what a chakra is? Wondering what impact they have on your life? In this article, you will discover how the 7 chakras can help you blossom, relieve stress and find your inner balance.
The word Chakra comes to us from Sanskrit, and they are mentioned for the first time in the ancient Indian traditional texts and in those of the philosophy of yoga. But chakras are popular in many parts of the world as South America, Asia…
It represents the light and energy centers of the body. They can be defined as the junction points of energy centers of the human body, they are the link between body and mind. According to some beliefs, they have both a physical and physiological reality in the same way as other organs.
Each Chakra is connected to one of the seven colors of the rainbowa symbol (Yantra), corresponds to one of the seven musical notes as well as to a part of the body. There are 7 of them and they will from the tip of the sacrum to the top of the skulland more precisely on the Channel of Light: along the spine and make the link between the Earth and the Sky. They correspond to different aspects of ourselves, It therefore has an impact on different parts of our well-being on a physical, emotional and energetic level.
They are represented by spirals or wheels of energy that turn clockwise, or lotus flowers whose petals open and close to the rhythm of the breath.
Their main function is to to receive and emit a vibratory energy which acts directly on the organs. The closing of a chakra thus involves the disorder, This is why we often talk about the alignment and balance of the chakras.The chakras are intimately linked to esoteric practices. To better understand their function, it is important to imagine the chakras as wheels of energy that turn simultaneously to create a certain combination of energy and therefore life force. This energy and life force goes from the base of the body to the top of the skull. When the chakras are aligned, life seems beautiful and peaceful, but when they are misaligned, life seems to be difficult, which is where yoga comes in..
There are 114 chakrasbut the main ones are the Root chakra Root chakra, Sacral chakra, Solar chakra, Heart chakra, Throat chakra, Third eye chakra, Crown chakra.
What are the chakras of the earth?
Just like us, the planet Earth also has chakras! Indeed, according to some beliefs, the Earth’s chakras are physical locations charged with a certain energy, which allow the balance of life on Earth. These energy vortexes are connected to each other by “veins” also called “Telluric lines”.
Here are the 7 chakras of the Earth:
– The root chakra: Mount Shasta, California, USA
– The sacred chakra: Lake Titicaca, Peru and Bolivia
– The Solar Chakra: Uluru and Kata Tjuta rock formations, Australia
– The Heart Chakra: Glastonbury & Shaftesbury, England and Maui, Hawaii
– The throat chakra: Pyramid of Giza, Mount Sinai and Mount of Olives
– The third eye chakra: Glastonbury, England
– The crown chakra: Mount Kailash, Tibet
The Root Chakra color Red
From an energetic point of view, when the red chakra is balanced, it means thatone lives in calmness, stability and respect of one’s emotions and body. Whereas if it is unbalanced, it has an impact on aggressiveness, intolerance and it favors our exhaustion .
Root chakra stones: Obsidian and Lava Stone.
The Sacral Chakra in Orange
The Sacred chakra : Svadhisthana, is orange in color, it is located at the level of the pubic bone and below the navel and its mantra VAM. It is associated with the element water, and it is the seat of sexual energies, it represents our creative energy and intervenes in all forms of social relationship: power games, seduction, persuasion and desire in general. Its key theme is water : procreation, sensuality, compassion, creative expression, pleasure…
From an energetic point of view, when the orange chakra is balanced, it means thatwe know how to manage our emotions and our impulses, especially in our relationships with others. Whereas if it is unbalanced, it generates jealousy and anxiety, leading us to compare ourselves too often to others.
Orange chakra stones: Carnelian and Bull’s eye.
The Yellow Solar Chakra
The Solar Chakra: Manipurais of color yellowit is located in the from the solar plexus to the sternum and its mantra is and its mantra is RAM. It is associated with the element fireit makes the between the physical and spiritual bodies of the human being He is the guarantor of the balance between the celestial and the material. It is the seat of personality as well as of the will : it allows self-esteem, encourages affirmation but also risk-taking for personal development. Its key theme is self-esteem optimism, youth, intelligence…
From an energetic point of view, when the yellow chakra is balanced, it means that we have good self-confidence, self-knowledge and that we are altruistic.we have a good self-confidence, self-knowledge and that we are altruistic. Whereas if it is unbalanced, it implies a excessive ego and selfish behavior.
Yellow chakra stones: Tiger’s Eye and Yellow Jasper.
The Heart chakra: Anahata, is green in color , it is located in the chest and its mantra is YUM. It is associated with the element air, and embodies love and health, it carries noble feelings such as love, compassion, sensitivity, forgiveness, generosity… Its key theme is love: openness, self-acceptance but also acceptance of others, empathy …
Energetically, when the Green Chakra is balanced,it encourages love and generosity, as well as an important ability to heal deep wounds, whether physical or mental. Whereas if he is unbalanced, he is betrayed by a certain emotional vulnerability, a dependence on others as well as a chronic depression.
Heart chakra stones: Rose Quartz and Amazonite.
The Blue Throat Chakra
The Throat Chakra: Vishuda, is blue in color, it is located at the throat and its mantra is HUM. It is associated with the element ether, it is the center of communication with others, it teaches us to externalize our personality as well as to develop our intuition. Its key theme is communication: listening, and self-expression…
From an energetic point of view, when the blue chakra is balanced, the individual has a certain ease in expressing himself, whereas if it is unbalanced, communication becomes more difficult and leads to shy or introverted behaviors, and feelings are often repressed.
The stones of the throat chakra: Falcon’s eye and Sodalite.
The third eye chakra color Indigo
The Crown Chakra color Violet
The Crown Chakra : Sahasrara, is purple or white in color, it is located at the top of the head and its mantra is OM. It is associated with the element vibration, it represents our energetic point which makes the link with the spiritual, the cosmos and the infinite. It allows us to raise our consciousness in order to be clear-sighted and better distinguish between good and bad. Its key theme is cosmic consciousness: higher consciousness, spiritual power, faith…
From an energetic point of view, the balanced violet chakra allows one to feel connected to the world and to nature. When it is closed, one tends to feel isolated, without finding meaning in one’s existence.
Coronal chakra stones: Amethyst and Aquamarine.
In many parts of the world, the chakras represent energy wheels through which the vital energy passes or Chi in Chinese Feng Shui, or Prana in India. The chakra system constitutes thus the structure of the soulbetween matter and spirit, the dead and the immortal, the body and the mind…
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