Sacral Chakra ~ Svadhisthana



MEANING: Sacred home of Self

SYMBOL: Crescent Moon

LOCATION: Lower Abdomen

FUNCTION: Sense of Self

COLOUR: Orange


QUALITY: Centring

DEITIES: Oshun, Tiamat, Saraswasti, Aphrodite

BODY PARTS: Womb, Genitals, Bladder, Kidney

EXPRESSION: Love & trust in self

DISTURBANCE: Low self esteem

AILMENTS: Fertility & Gyn problems


BALANCE: All Emotions are Expressed

UNBALANCED: Afraid of Emotion

SYMBOL: A circle surrounded by five or six lotus petals

CENTRAL ISSUE: Sexuality, emotions, financial, creativity, codes of honour and ethics

ESSENTIAL OILS: Rosemary, juniper, sandalwood, jasmine, rose, ylang-ylang

CRYSTALS: Amber, Citrine, Topaz, Moonstone, Fire Agate, Orange Spinel, Fire Opal

ASTROLOGICAL SIGNS & PLANETS: Moon, Venus and Pluto, the signs of Libra, Cancer and Scorpio

SOUND: "Vam"

SENSE: Touch and taste

BODY: Ethereal body

ORIENTATION OF SELF: Self-gratification

GOALS: Pleasure, healthy sexuality, feeling

RIGHTS: To feel, to want


IDENTITY: Emotional identity


DEMON: Guilt


ORGANS: Sexual organs, large intestine, lower vertebrae, pelvis, the kidneys, appendix, bladder, prostate, hip area, the lymphatic system, all the body fluids

EXCESSIVE: Sexual, pleasure addiction; excessively sensitive and strong emotions; invasion of others, seductive manipulation, obsessive attachment, emotional dependency

DEFICIENT: Poor social skills, frigidity, fear of sex, lack of desire, passion, excitement, denial of pleasure, fear of change, rigidity in attitudes

BALANCED: Graceful movements, emotional intelligence, ability to experience pleasure, nurture of self and others, ability to change, healthy boundaries

PHYSICAL DYSFUNCTIONS: Sexual dysfunctions, ob/gyn. problems, dysfunctions of reproductive organs, spleen, urinary system, loss of appetite for food, sex life, chronic lower back pain, sciatica

ADDICTIONS: Alcohol, sex, heroin

TRAUMAS & ABUSES: Sexual, emotional abuse, neglect, rejection, emotional manipulation, physical abuse, alcoholic families, denial of child's feelings, inherited (untreated incest, sexual issues)

SPIRITUAL CHALLENGES: Negative one-to-one control patterns need to be confronted

Movement therapy, emotional release, inner child work, boundary work, assign healthy pleasures, develop sensual intelligence!