In my Get To Know Your Chakras article, I talked about what the chakras are.
Also, I gave you a nice infographic to get you to understand what these Energy Center do within the human body.
In today’s article, we’ll dig a little deeper
We’ll learn how to check if your Seven Chakras are out of alignment or unbalanced.
So let’s dive in!
The term “Chakra” is very trendy nowadays.
But most people only have a pop-culture level of understanding when it comes to the
The real understanding is viewing them more like these “Energy Centers”.
Those centers hold the key to health, wealth, happiness, growth, personal development and realizing one’s full potential.
The Energy that follows throw the chakras and understanding how it works is what makes them so powerful!
My goal here is to help you check each one of your Seven
And to also e
The energy fllows up from your perineum all the way to the top of your head.
Chakras are members of the subtle body.
The subtle body is not the physical body, and therefore, chakras are the meeting points from the subtle energy channels, known as Nadi.
What are the Nadis?
According to Wikipedia, Nāḍī is a term for the channels through which, in traditional Indian medicine and spiritual science, the energies of the physical body, the subtle body, and the causal body are said to flow. Within this philosophical framework, the
There are lots of chakras within the subtle body based on yogic texts.
In today’s article, we’ll focus on the top seven ones.
The Main Seven Energy Centers:
- THE FIRST CHAKRA: THE ROOT OR BASE Energy Center
- THE SECOND CHAKRA: THE SACRAL Energy Center
- THE THIRD CHAKRA: THE SOLAR PLEXUS Energy Center
- THE FOURTH CHAKRA: THE HEART Energy Center
- THE FIFTH CHAKRA: THE THROAT Energy Center
- THE SIXTH CHAKRA: THE THIRD EYE OR BROW Energy Center
- THE SEVENTH CHAKRA: THE CROWN Energy Center
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Ok, now that you know a little bit more, let’s transition to how properly check your chakras and ensure they are aligned/balanced.
Balancing your chakras properly will surely gift you with better health and a brighter future.
But many times we miss the warning signs that our energy centers
So here are the warning signs that your Energy Centers are out of balance.
For those who have achiness or certain reoccurring feelings and/or other issues…
Read on and you will discover the Energy Centerthat is affected or blocked.
Here Are The Warning Signs That One Of Your Seven Energy Centers Is Out Of Balance
The Root Energy Center:
Sits properly at the bottom of your back, at the tailbone.
Body problems within the first chakra include many problems within the legs, feet, rectum, tailbone, defense mechanisms, male reproductive organs and also prostate gland.
Individuals with problems listed here are also prone to experience problems with:
- Degenerative joint disease
- Knee discomfort
- Sciatica, and
Some emotional problems involve feelings that affect our fundamental needs such as money, shelter, and food, is caused when the root chakra is out of alignment.
When this Energy Center is balanced properly, you will have a feeling of being supported. Also, a feeling of connectivity and safety towards the world are noticed.
Additionally, this energy center is the center of security and possessing the right to exist.
The main purpose of the root chakra is self-protection.
The Sacral Energy Center:
Situated 2″ Inches below your navel.
When unbalanced, people may experience physical problems such as:
- Sexual and reproductive problems
- Some urinary problems
- Kidney complications
- Pelvic and occasional back discomfort.
Emotional problems affect our capability to express our sexual energy in a healthy way.
Also, our capability to have fun, fulfill our desires, our creativeness, and pleasure are affected by an unbalanced sacral chakra.
When this Energy Center is properly balanced, you might experience:
- A boost of confidence to take leaps of faith
- A boost of creativity, and increased commitment.
- People are passionate, even more, sexual and outgoing when this sacral energy center is balanced.
The purpose of the sacral chakra is pleasure and recognition by others.
The Solar Plexus Energy Center:
Situated three inches right above your navel.
When unbalanced, people may experience body problems such:
- Liver disorder
- High bloodstream pressure
- Stomach problems
- Pancreas and gall bladder issues, and
- Colon illnesses
Emotional problems may include problems with:
- Power and self-esteem
- Fear of rejection or
- Negative self-talk based on physical looks
When this Energy Center is properly balanced, a feeling of self-respect and self-worthiness are noticed. Some may feel more in charge, and confident with their choices.
The main purpose of the chakra is self-acceptance.
The Heart Energy Center:
Situated at the heart level.
An unbalanced heart chakra may lead to physical problems such as:
- Bronchial asthma
- Cardiovascular disease
- Lung problems
- Back and shoulder problems
- One or both arm and wrist discomfort
Emotional problems such as loving to the stage of suffocation, jealousy, anger, and bitterness are signs of an
Also, anxiety about loneliness is a sign too.
When this Energy Center is properly balanced, a general feeling of pleasure accompanied by feelings like:
- Pride and compassion
- Love and empathy
- Forgiving flaws freely, and
- Trusting self and other
The main purpose of the chakra is love in all its forms.
The Throat Energy Center:
Situated in the neck and at the throat.
An unbalanced throat chakra may lead to physical problems such
- Thyroid problems
- Sore throats
- Some ear infections
- Any face problems (face, oral cavity, tongue problems)
- Shoulder, and neck discomfort.
Emotional problems such as problems with expression through communication; spoken or written, anxiety about haveing no power, no self-discipline or just being unmanageable are signs that your thoat chakra is unbalanced.
When it’s properly balanced, words flow easily, proper expression and communication are also noticed.
Also, people are most honest and authentic with a balanced throat chakra. Being a good listener is another good sign of a balanced throat chakra even though that’s more the function of the ear chakra which is one of the less knows chakras around the body.
The main purpose of the throat chakra would be to speak your truth and allow your inner voice to be heard.
The Third Eye Energy Center:
Situated in the center of the eye brows, in the heart of the brow.
An unbalanced Third Eye Chakra may lead to Physical problems such as headaches, vision problems, sinus trouble, eyestrain, hearing problems,
Emotional problems such as moodiness, unpredictability, and inability of self-reflection and lack keeping fear in check are signs of an unbalanced Third Eye Chakra.
If you find yourself Day-dreaming more than usual and residing in a universe with exaggerated imagination then you might have an unbalanced 3rd eye chakra.
When this Energy Center: is properly balanced, we feel focused and determined, we can tell the difference between truth and illusion. We’re available to receiving knowledge and inner sight.
The main purpose of the chakra would be to understand the big picture.
The Crown Energy Center:
Situated at the top of your head.
When unbalanced people may experience physical imbalances such as depression, learning disability, having a hard time understanding or learning at school, and sensitivity to bright light.
Emotional problems such as difficulties with understanding yourself & others as signs of an unbalanced Crown Chakra.
When this Energy Center is properly balanced, we start living in the present moment. People also experience an unshakeable reliance upon their inner voice when they have their crown chakra balanced.
The main purpose of the chakra is to live mindfully.
After studying this, you may realize that more than one chakra is unaligned or blocked.
That’s ok because in my 7 Healing Crystals to Balance and Clear Your Chakras I will explain how to heal and balance an unbalanced chakra.
Till we speak again, may the rest of your life, be the BEST of your life!
To a balanced you!