Here is a list of the chakras. It’s a very bare list with just the necessities. If you find this interesting or helpful, I highly recommend that you check out a book at the library or troll Barnes and Noble and read up on it. It’s very interesting and fun to work with!
1. Root Chakra — location: base of the spine. Function: survival, grounding. Inner state: stillness and stability. Color: red. Planet: Earth and Saturn. Stones: garnet, ruby, obsidian, onyx. Meditate on: “I am.” Balancing gives energy to physical body, controls fears, increases health. Energies: earth, grounding, focusing, centering.
2. Naval/Sacral Chakra — location: lower abdomen. Function: desire, sexuality, pleasure, procreation. Inner state: tears. Color: orange. Planet: Moon. Stones: coral, carnelian. Meditate on: “I feel.” Balancing associated with sexual vitality, physical power, fertility. Energies: fire, energizing, charging.
3. Solar Plexus — location: above naval. Function: will power. Inner State: laughter, joy, anger. Color: yellow. Planet: Mars, Sun. Stones: amber, topaz, citrine. Meditate on: “I do.” Balancing associated with calming emotions and frustration, easing tension and helping to better intuition. Energies: fire, energizing.
4. Heart Chakra — location: center of chest. Function: love. Inner State: compassion, love. Color: green. Planet: Venus. Stones: peridot, rose quartz, malachite. Meditate on: “I love.” Balancing affects spiritual love, compassion and universal oneness. Energies: water, calming, soothes, relaxes.
5. Throat Chakra — location: throat. Function: communication, creativity. Inner State: synthesis of ideas into symbols. Color: bright blue. Planet: Mercury, Neptune. Stones: sodalite, blue lace agate, lapis lazuli. Meditate on: “I speak.” Balancing is important for speech and communication. Energies: eater, relaxes,soothes, calms.
6. Third Eye Chakra — location: center of forehead. Function: seeing, intuition. Inner State: I know. Color: indigo. Plant: Jupiter. Stone: Iolite. Mediate on: “I see.” Balancing helps psychic perception. Energies: air, meditative, intuition, promotes thought.
7. Crown Chakra — location: top of head. Function: understanding. Inner State: bliss. Color: violet. Planet: Uranus. Stone: amethyst. Meditate on: “I understand.” Balancing is said to give vitality to cerebrum and effects development of psychic abilities. Energies: air, meditative, intuition, promotes thought.