Introduction to Chakras (For Beginners)

One of the basic concepts for bio-energy is the concept of chakras. Most of the energy for the life of a person gets on a subtle level. Chakras form around the physical body’s energy field, the aura. Chakras are the link between the physical body and subtle bodies of the aura. Chakra (.. Sanskrit चक्र, literally “circle”, “wheel”, “drive”) – a rotating vortex of energy located in the subtle body of man. This kind of generator which transforms the energy (prana or chi) of the world, assimilate it and redistribute according to human needs.

There are 7 major chakras located along the spine, from its foundation and finishing top of the head. Each chakra funnel has two, front and back of the spine, with a diameter of about 20 cm at a distance of about 3 cm from the body. The narrow base of the funnel is located near the spine inside the body. Front chakras rotate in a clockwise direction, the back – counterclockwise.

There are also additional chakra: Chakra hands, feet, eyes and others.

On the physical level, the chakras correspond to the main nerve sites, endocrine glands and major physiological processes, such as breathing, learning or childbirth. The chakras are not physical bodies, doctors can not work with the chakras.

From the perspective of psychology, the chakras correspond to the basic aspects of life: survival, sex, power, love, communication, sensitivity and understanding.

From a philosophical perspective, the chakras correspond to the main elements of the primary, that is, earth, fire, air, water, sound, light and thought.

If the chakra starts to function properly, the necessary energy is no longer flow to the appropriate authorities immediately deteriorating human being. Consistently poor functioning of the chakras can lead to serious illness and depression.


1st Chakra – Muladhara

Location – The coccyx. The men – at the base of the spine. The women – between the ovaries.
Color – Red.
Element – Earth.
Sound – Lam.
Planet – Earth, Saturn.
Animal – Elephant.
The subtle body of the aura – etheric body.
Psychological function – Survival, grounding. Instincts, the basis of the psyche. Life and physical health of the body.
Parts of the body, the organs – Legs, bone, colon.
Violation of the chakras – Pathological fear, temper, chronic fatigue, lack of energy. The destruction of the etheric body. Refusal of perception of reality. The division of the world into two poles – black and white. Search miracle and savior.
Diseases – Foot Disease, prostate, urinary tract. Impotence. Frequent infectious diseases. Psoriasis, diabetes, anorexia, bulimia, enuresis. Lowering of immunity. Stop in physical development.

2nd Chakra – Svadhisthana

Location – The sexual chakra. Located at 4-6 cm below the navel.
Orange color.
Element – Water.
Sound – you.
Planet – The Moon.
Animal – Crocodile.
The subtle body of the aura – The emotional body.
Psychological functions – Emotions, sexuality. The center of sexual energy. Feeling, your gender, your feelings. The ability to enjoy life, to build a relationship with the opposite sex, to have a stable mood, to express their feelings. Moral standards. Unfulfilled desires, repressed fantasies trauma.
Parts of the body, the organs – uterus, genitals, kidneys, gall bladder.
Violation of the chakras – Denial of feelings, emotional control, insensitivity. Depressive, anxiety, mood swings. Violation of sexual identity, sexual problems. Jealousy.
Diseases – Eating disorders, alcoholism, drug addiction, diseases of the genitourinary system, homosexuality, debauchery, frigidity, sterility. Sexual dysfunction, psychopathology. Kidney disease.

3rd Chakra – Manipura

Location – navel chakra. Solar plexus. Located at 5-7 cm above the navel.
Yellow color.
Element – Fire.
Sound – Ram.
Planets – Mars, the sun.
Animal – Baran.
The subtle body of the aura – mental body.
Psychological function – will, physical strength. The emotions: fear, greed, falsehood, cruelty, jealousy, deceit. Mixture of feelings and emotions, and the output – specific actions.
Parts of the body, the organs – the gastrointestinal tract, urinary system, all metabolic processes. Muscles.
Violation of the chakras – Streamlining the detriment of emotions. Attempt to take out anger on others, ambition, pride. Tongue-tied, inability to formulate and express their thoughts, to act independently. Failure to take responsibility, care in childhood.
Diseases – Diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, liver and kidneys. Blurred vision. Dementia. Memory loss.

4th Chakra – Anahata

Location – The heart chakra. The middle of the chest, the sternum.
Green colour.
Element – air.
Sound – Himself pits.
Planets – Venus.
Animal – Antelope.
The subtle body of the aura – astral body.
Psychological functions – love, compassion, kindness, tenderness. Tolerance, harmony. The ability to make people and yourself for what it is. The ability to forgive. Unconditional love.
Parts of the body, the organs – lungs, heart. blood supply system. The palms.
Violation of the chakras – depression, unwillingness to live alone. Intolerance, the inability to love yourself and others. Resentment. Failure to build a relationship of trust, inability to express their feelings.
Diseases – Diseases of the cardiovascular system, lungs, chest. Asthma, hypertension.

5th Chakra – Vishuddha

Location – throat chakra. Located at the base of the throat.
Blue color.
Element – Ether / Sound.
Sound – ham.
Planets – Mercury, Neptune.
Animal – Deer.
The subtle body of the aura – Intuitive body.
Psychological functions – Communication, communication skills. Love of self, finding inner harmony. Creation, creativity. The need for inner freedom.
Parts of the body, the organs – Throat, mouth, ears. Respiratory system, lungs, arterial blood.
Violation of the chakras – an inferiority complex, a sense of guilt, self-doubt, giperzaprety. The inability to express their opinion. Submission other, conflict. Immersing yourself in, isolation, samoedstvo. The impossibility of creative realization.
Diseases – Diseases of the respiratory tract, vocal organs, the central nervous system. Reduction of hearing and vision. Respiratory disease.

6th Chakra – Ajna

Location – The frontal chakra. Third Eye.
Color – Blue.
Element – Light.
Sound – Om.
Planets – Jupiter.
Animal – owl.
The subtle body of the aura – heavenly body.
Psychological features – Imagination, creation of visual images, intuition, clairvoyance. The realization of cosmic laws. The serenity of mind and emotions.
Parts of the body, the organs – eyes. The pineal gland, the pituitary gland.
Violation of the chakras – There is a balance between the senses and the mind. Care in the world of dreams, fantasies, confusion, delirium, hallucinations. Mental disorders, detachment from reality.
Disorders – Headaches, blurred vision and hearing. Psychopathology.

7th chakra – SAHASRARA

Location – The crown chakra. Located at 1 cm above the crown.
Color – Violet.
Element – Thought.
Planets – Uranus.
The subtle body of the aura – causal body.
Psychological functions – Understanding knowledge. The psyche and communication with the subconscious. Connecting to the general information field of the Earth and the Universe. Unity with the Absolute. The conductor of cosmic energies.
Parts of the body, organs – the cerebral cortex. Central and peripheral nervous system.
Violation of the chakras – There is a balance between the senses and the mind. Care in the world of dreams, fantasies, confusion, delirium, hallucinations. Mental disorders, detachment from reality.
Disorders – Headaches, blurred vision and hearing. Psychopathology.
There are a variety of bio-energy technology, meditation, to improve the work of the chakras.


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