The Seven Types of Chakras
Governs the pineal gland, cerebral cortex, frontal lobes, upper brain, hair, and central nervous system. This chakra is what drives our inspiration, our consciousness, and our spiritual belief system.
Regulates the pituitary gland, cerebellum (primitive brain), back brain, eyes, nose, ears, and nervous system. Also known as the ‘Third Eye Chakra’, it strengthens intuition and connects us with our subconscious mind.
Connects our holistic thoughts with self-expression and is used in all forms of communication. The Throat Chakra controls the thyroid, parathyroid, hypothalamus, shoulders, neck, throat, jaw, mouth, and vocal cords.
As the name implies, this chakra governs the heart, thymus gland, lymphatic system, immune system, lungs, bronchia, secondary circulatory system, arms, and hands. It connects us to unconditional love, compassion, and kindness while balancing our overall energy.
Solar Plexus Chakra
The ego center that connects us to our mental self. The Solar Plexus Chakra controls the stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas (blood sugar levels), intestines, sympathetic nervous system, and upper digestive system.
Oversees the gonads including the female uterus and ovaries and male testes, the urinary organs, kidneys, spleen, and lower digestive system. It connects us to our emotional self.
This is what protects and grounds us while stimulating our life force. The Root Chakra controls the adrenal glands, reproductive systems, vagina, prostate, spinal column, tailbone, teeth, bones, legs, and feet.