Location: Lower Abdomen
A well-functioning sacral chakra helps maintain a healthy yin-yang balance. Although the sacral chakras is primarily considered the sexual energy center, it is also the center where individual creativity resides.
~ Exploring the Major Chakras
The sacral chakra affects the sexual organs. The functions associated with this center are emotion, vitality, fertility, reproduction, and sexual energy in general. Likewise, any problems in these functions can be identified and resolved through this chakra. The physical transmission of rhythmic energy to the sacral chakra removes any blockages that may hamper these functions.
~ Drumbeat of the Rainbow Fire
Sacral Chakra Stones
- Tiger's Eye
Foods that Fuel Your Sacral Chakras
- Sweet fruits: melons, mangos, strawberries, passion fruit, oranges, coconut, etc.
- Nuts: almonds, walnuts, etc.
- Spices: cinnamon, vanilla, carob, sweet paprika, sesame seeds, caraway seeds
Sacral Chakra and Color Therapy
Orange is a very high energy color. Its creativity juices are extremely intoxicating and sweet tasting. Wearing orange is fun and can make you feel quite playful. Artists love dabbling with orange hues. Orange screams with sexual energy too, not surprising since orange is associated with the sacral chakra. Because of its highly-charged intensity some people cannot comfortably wear this color. Adorning yourself with an orange accent piece can add a hint of playfulness.
~Color Therapy and Your Wardrobe