Sanskrit Name: Muladhara (root/support)
Location: Base of the spine
Central Issue: Survival, Grounding
Orientation to Self: Self Preservation
Governs: vigor, heredity, security, passion, feet, legs, trust, and your relationship with money, home, and
job. Primal feelings, energy, will to live, physical existence, our bodies and our health.
Vortex or petals 4
Key Word: survival
Goals: Stability, grounding, physical health, prosperity, trust
Rights: To be here, to have
Glands & Organs: Male reproduction organ, Spine, Blood, Bladder, Testes, Vagina
Note: c mantra lam or e as in red
Deities: Gaia, Auriel
Gemstones: Garnet, Lodestone, Hematite, Ruby, Bloodstone, Black Onyx, Smoky Quartz, Red Jasper,
Essential Oils - Clary Sage, Rosemary, Cedar wood, Clove, Frankincense, Rosewood, Cypress, Marjoram,
Myrrh, Black Pepper , Ginger
Bach Flower Essences - Cerato, Scleranthus, Gentian, Gorse, Hornbeam and Wild Oat.
Aura - Soma 5 Yellow/Red.
Sound - African, Cuban.
Soul Lesson: Service.
Healthy Characteristics: Grounded, Centered, Belonging, Pride, Fully alive, Able to trust, Independent,
Determined, Trusts in self and others, Secure, Patient, Constant, Ambitious, Passion, Commitment, Survival.
Excessive Characteristics: Heaviness, Sluggish, Monotony, Obesity, Hoarding, Materialism, Greed
Deficient Energy: Frequent Fear, Lack of Discipline, Restless, Underweight, Spacey
Treatments with color: Place the appropriate gemstone or colored cloth over the chakra or gaze at,
visualize or meditate on the associated color. Sit in or look at light of the color.
Use Red for - Depression, Lack of energy, Ungrounded, Low blood pressure, Bladder infections, Shock,
Poor circulation, Cold, Impotence, Back pain, Legs and Feet.
Use green to counteract