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Brow Chakra

Chakra Six - Exploring the Major Chakras


Brow Chakra

Quartz Crystal Point on Third Eye Chakra

Balancing Your Chakras
root chakra | sacral chakra | solar plexus chakra | heart chakra | throat chakra | brow chakra | crown chakra

The Brow Chakra is associated with the color indigo. It is also often referred to as the third eye or the mind center. It is our avenue to wisdom - learning from our experiences and putting them in perspective.

Our ability to separate reality from fantasy or delusions is in connection with the healthfulness of this chakra. Achieving the art of detachment beyond "small mindedness" is accomplished through developing impersonal intuitive reasoning.

It is through an open brow chakra that visual images are received.

Chakra Six - Associations

Color indigo
Sanskrit Name ajna
Physical Location center of the forehead
Purposes action of ideas, insight, mind development
Spiritual Lesson understanding, reality check point, detachment, open mind
Physical Dysfunctions brain tumors, strokes, blindness, deafness, seizures, learning disabilities, spinal dysfunctions, panic, depression
Mental / Emotional Issues fear of truth, discipline, judgement, evaluation, emotional intelligence, concept of reality, confusion
Information Stored Inside Sacral Chakra seeing clear picture (symbolic or literal), wisdom, intuition, mental facilities, intellect
Area of Body Governed brain, neurological system, eyes, ears, nose, pituitary, pineal glands
Crystals / Gemstones purple flourite, sugalite, lapis
Flower Essences wild oat, queen anne's lace, madia
Learning About Chakras

Bibliography: Anatomy of the Spirit  by Caroline Myss, Flower Essence Repertory by Patricia Kaminski and Richard Katz, Hands of Light by Barbara Ann Brennan, Love is in the Earth by Melody

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updated Oct 2013

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