The solar plexus chakra is located slightly above the belly button and is associated with the colour yellow. It spins faster than the sacral chakra and is associated with personal power, identity and control. You may balance this chakra by meditating with one of more of the crystals listed below, by placing them on, or just above your navel. You may chant the bija for this chakra, which is ‘Ram’ (pronounced rarm).
Sanskrit name: Manipura (meaning lustrous jewel)
Location: Slightly above the navel.
Main Issues: Personal power, control, identity, self-esteem, regulates metabolism.
Areas of the Body: Digestive system, liver, spleen, pancreas, gall bladder,
Imbalances may cause: Controlling behaviour or feeling powerless, chronic fatigue, poor digestion.
- Tiger’s Eye
- Yellow Calcite
- Yellow Serpentine