The Seven Chakra Colors

The Seven Chakra Colors


The word 'charka' is derived from 'cakram,' which is Sanskrit for 'wheel' or 'circle.' Tonnes of literature can be found covering what they stand for, what they do to influence our existence, and how to channel them. Being as they're based in color, it was a great place to look for color inspiration. Oddly enough, or perhaps obviously, the colors that represent each chakra coincide with common color symbolism.

Aligning Chakras with Color

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Violet - Crown

Crown Chakra
Related organ: Brain
Personality Traits: Inspirational leaders, kindly and just, humanitarians, self-sacrifing, visionary, creative, and strong mentally. Personal identification with the infinite, oneness with God, peace, wisdom.


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Indigo - Third Eye

Third Eye Chakra
Related organ: Eyes, lower head.
Personality Traits: Intuitive, fearless, practical, idealistic, wise, a truth seeker, highly intuitive, faithful, clear sighted possessing integrity and clarity of mind.

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Blue - Throat

Throat and Lungs Chakra
Related organ: Throat, Lungs
Personality Traits: Ability to verbalise, expressing truth through spoken word, loyal, tactful, affectionate, inspiring, inventive, caring, cautious, possessing the spirit of truth and purpose, and self expression.

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Green - Heart

The heart Chakra
Related organ: Heart, Breasts
Personality Traits: Soul-heart consciousness, expressing love in action, sympathetic, compassionate, humble, understanding, self-controlled adaptable, generous, nature loving, romantic.

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Yellow - Solar Plexus

Solar Plexus Chakra
Related organ: Solar Plexus
Personality Traits: Positive use of personal power, good-humoured, optimistic, confident, practical, intellectual, clarity of thought, alert, curious, perceptive, and aware.

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Orange - Sacral

Sacral Chakra
Related organ: Ovaries, Testes (lower abdomen)
Personality Traits: Enthusiastic, happy, sociable, energetic, sport, self-assured, constructive, joyous, independent, free, seizes life, removes inhibitions, able to be oneself confidently.

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Red - Base

Base Chakra
Related organ: Spine, Hips, Legs
Personality Traits: Vitality, courage, strong-willed, self-confident, humanistic, spontaneous, honest, extroverted, secure, pioneering, having strength of will, driven, and stable.

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For more information on Chakras visit the following links:
Wikipedia Entry for Chakras
Sacred Centers Chakras Guide


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retsof

You didn't have one for feet, so I made one up.

Unlucky Rabbit'sFoot

How lucky was it for the rabbit?

ynot

I wish we could take these Chakras and align them to the business world. I would love to post that on my blog at http://www.ychange.com/ychangeblog/

Monaji

Love the Indigo- Third Eye!

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