How would you like to know a secret strategy used by the ancients to easily and effortlessly manifest your desires at will? Imagine what you could accomplish if you could learn a simple daily meditative practice that will give you an edge as you move through life with grace and skill.Â Imagine being able to tap intoÂ an abundant wellspring of charisma, social poise, and powerful communication abilities. Is that something where you canÂ realize the benefit?Â Is this something you might be able to find useful? Although it will require a scarce few minutes of your time every day, it will help to learnÂ a bit ofÂ background first. Ready?
What I’m talking about is the power of your chakras. Chakra means ‘wheel’ in ancient Sanskrit.Â They are are tiny vortexes of energy throughout your bodyÂ that once harnessed, can give you tremendous power. In this article, I will present a basic overview of the chakras. In subsequent writings, I willÂ explain each one in detail,Â andÂ give you a specific meditative practiceÂ that youÂ canÂ easily customize to your own life and desires.
Everybody has seven chakras, and each hasÂ a specific function. When a specificÂ chakra is healthy or ‘open,’ you will experienceÂ ease and abundanceÂ in that particular areaÂ of life.Â Following is aÂ brief overview ofÂ each.
The first, orÂ Root Chakra,Â isÂ located at the base of the spine. ThisÂ chakraÂ isÂ associated with physical safety. Food, shelter, and physical health.Â The associated color is red. When this chakra is open, you will feel completely safe on a physical and material level.
Next is theÂ Spleen Chakra,andÂ is located beneath your naval. This chakra is associated with sexual expression, reproduction, and rejuvenation. The associated color is orange. When this chakra is open, you will easily be able to express and accept yourself as a sexual person.
Third is the Solar Plexus Chakra, and is locatedÂ at the solar plexus. This chakra is associated with creativity. The associated color is orange. When this chakra is open you will easily be able to think of new ideas and be able toÂ resourcefully solve problems in creative ways.
Fourth is the Heart Chakra, and is located in the middle of your chest. This chakra is assoicated with compassion and empathy. The associated color is green. When this chakra is open, you will naturally be able to emphathize with others and to understand others’ points of view.
Fifth is the Throat Chakra, and is located in your throat. This chakra is associated with communication. The associated color is blue. When this chakra is open, you will be able to communicate powefully with others and be able to express yourself with authority.
Sixth is the Third Eye Chakra, and is located just between and above your eyes. This chakra is associated with intuition, and can be a powerful doorway to your higher self. The associated color is indigo. When this chakra is open you will develop keen intuition about yourself, others, and the future.
Seventh is the Crown Chakra, and is located at the top most point on your head. This chakra is associated with a host of goodÂ metaphysical stuff, including new beginnings, connection to the divineÂ and the superconscious. TheÂ associated color is purple, or white. When this chakra is open, you canÂ develop a deep sense of knowing, and sometimes be able to feel a deep connection with the infinite.
So now that you have a basic understanding of the chakra’s and their importance, you can naturallyÂ imagine what you can do when you begin to harness their power. Be sure to check back often, as I will be adding more articles on specific ways to open your chakras for greater benefit. And because you now have an understanding of this and how you can benefit,Â please share this with others so that they, like you, can also use it to improve their lives.