Chakra is a Sanskrit phrase that means wheel or vortex, and there are seven main chakras within the human vitality physique positioned at (1) the bottom of the backbone/perinium, (2) close to the navel, (3) on the photo voltaic plexus, (4) in the midst of the chest, (5) within the throat, (6) within the middle of the forehead and (7) on the crown of the pinnacle. As well as there are greater than 20 minor chakras, for instance, within the palms of the fingers, on the knees and on the soles of the ft. A wholesome chakra may be seen psychically vibrating evenly in a round movement, resembling a funnel that's pretty slim near the physique, however that turns into wider because it will get farther away.
The seven main chakras.
Chakras are a vital a part of our physique’s vitality system, as a result of they're intimately related with our bodily well being. Every is linked with particular components of the physique and to programs inside the physique. You will note in later chapters that when finishing up a Reiki therapy, both on your self or on one other particular person, your fingers are positioned close to the main chakras, as that is the place life-force vitality—and Reiki—may be most simply absorbed, remodeled and distributed all through the bodily and vitality our bodies. Additionally it is potential to grow to be delicate sufficient to “learn” our personal or others’ vitality our bodies in order that the Reiki therapeutic vitality may be directed into these areas that want it.
When a specific chakra is wholesome, balanced and open, so are its related physique components, but when a chakra is blocked, broken or closed, then the well being of the related physique components and programs will start to replicate this. Our chakras, like our aura, are affected by every little thing that occurs to us—good issues in addition to unhealthy. For instance, falling in love has an amazingly useful impact on our entire vitality physique, making it sparkle and zing with shade, whereas emotional or psychological traumas, and even adverse phrases, can have detrimental results on our vitality ranges.
Once we use the time period “damaged coronary heart” to explain the sensation of devastation after the lack of a cherished one, that is truly mirrored within the vitality physique, as the guts chakra seems to have breaks or tears in it. Feeling “choked” with emotion seems as imbalances in each the throat and the guts chakras; the sacral chakra, close to our navel, is the seat of our creativity, so “author’s block” would possibly present as a darkish mist or spots indicating obstruction within the pure movement of vitality there.
Within the chart reverse I've proven not solely every chakra’s quantity, title and site, but in addition the colour vibration, physique components and programs linked with it, and the facets of our lives related to it.