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3rd Chakra-Solar Plexus or Manipura Chakra

Solar Plexus or Manipura Chakra

Root Chakra  3rd Chakra-Solar Plexus or Manipura Chakra 3rd Chakra-Solar Plexus or Manipura Chakra chakrasThe solar chakra is located at the navel and is the vortex of transformation. This chakra deals with self-esteem, energy, will, power and autonomy. It is the place of information or temporal knowledge.
Solar Plexus Symbols, Sounds, and Associations

Lotus Symbols

There are ten blue lotus petals, a triangle pointed downward with a running ram at the point. Above the bija or seed symbol are Visnu and Shaki Lakini, the three-faced and four-armed goddess who is the dispeller of fear and grantor of petitions or prayer.

  • Sanskrit Name and Meaning: Manipura – lustrous gem
  • Location: navel, solar plexus
  • Element: Fire
  • Parts of the Body: pancreas, adrenals, digestive system, muscles
  • Malfunction: ulcers, diabetes, hypoglycemia, digestive disorders
  • Bija Sound: Rang
  • Petal Sounds: Dang, Dhang, Rlang, Tang, Thang, Dang, Dhang, Nang, Pang, Phang

 

  • Animal: Ram
  • Yoga Path: none associated
  • Incense: dragon’s blood, sandalwood, saffron, musk, cinnamon, ginger
  • Minerals: yellow citrine, topaz, amber, rutilated quartz

Deities: Agni, Surya, Rundra, Likini, Ra, Apollo, Helios, Athene, Brigit, Amaterasu, Belenos, Apis.