This is the first Chakra, and it represents our center of grounding, stability, connection to the Earth, and our basic human needs.
Location: Base of the spine
Spiritual Expression: When this chakra is open, we feel safe, and fearless. This is our connection to Mother Earth, our tribe. We will feel centered, healthy, and grounded.
Stones: Bloodstone, Hematite, Rhodochrosite, Ruby, Red Aventurine
This is the second Chakra, which represents our creativity, sexual center, our instincts, pleasure, sensuality and relationships with others.
Location: Above the pubic bone, below the naval
Spiritual Expression: When this Chakra is open we take great care of ourselves, and others. We are open to the world around us, have a grounded intuition, and emotional stability.
Stones: Carnelian, Tiger's Eye, Onyx, Citrine
Solar Plexus Chakra
The third Chakra, represents our personal power, our confidence, and self worth.
Location: Above the naval, below the chest
Spiritual Expression: When this Chakra is open we are fully accepting of ourselves, know our worth, and powerful. We have the power to choose our thoughts, and therefore consciously control our lives.
Stones: Topaz, Amber, Citrine, Ocean Jasper
This is the center chakra that unites the upper and lower chakras. This is our source of love and connection to self and others. Many cultures think of the heart chakra as the seat of our soul.
Color: Green and Pink
Location: Center of the chest
Spiritual Expression: When this Chakra is open we are fully capable of love and compassion for ourselves and others. We are open to receive, and have balance in our wisdom, power, love and relationships.
Stones: Rose Quartz, Rhodochrosite, Diamond, Peridot, Jade, Green Aventurine
This is the Chakra that focuses on our personal expression, communication, and and strength of will. This Chakra rules our sense of hearing. Hearing our inner voice as well as the voices of those around us.
Element: Aether, the space beyond the material world
Location: The center of the neck, at the throat area
Spiritual Expression: When this Chakra is open we are capable of expressing our truth easily, and with grace, as well as being good listerns. This chakra urges us to find our True Self, communicate it through our creativity, and use the creative force of our higher emotions to move our consciousness into the higher dimensions.
Stones: Turquoise, Blue Agate, Aquamarine, Larimar
Third Eye Chakra
This Chakra represents our intuition, truth, emotional intelligence, and is the center of our psychic powers.
Location: Center of the forehead
Spiritual Expression: When this chakra is open we are fully self realized. We feel connected to all that is. We are able to go on inner journeys of incredible self discovery, and are connected to truth.
Stones: Sapphire, Lapis, Tanzanite, Clear Quartz, Laborite, Rainbow Moonstone,
This Chakra represents our connection to higher dimensions, enlightenment, and pure consciousness.
Element: Cosmic Energy
Location: Top of the head
Spiritual Expression: When this Chakra is open we are able to experience true bliss. The realm of higher thinking is open to us. We can see the entire picture, and move beyond insignificant details. It encourages us to see with our heart as well as our head.
Stones: Amethyst, Alexandrite, Fluorite, Sugulite, Clear Quartz, Moonstone