diameter. The Chakra looks like a beautifully, flowing, spinning vortex. All Chakras are about 2 inches in diameter and spinning at a comfortable speed. Chakras look like mini vortexes. They are our energy centers. There are many books about Chakras and how we are affected by them. Read as much as you can and go to many kinds of workshops to learn the different ideas about them.
Now I will give brief information about the chakras:
Root/Base Chakra – This chakra is red. This is your foundations and the need to survive. It is the seat of the Kundalini energy. This Chakra is also about you being present, trusting, grounded, stable and secure in your life.
Under active – fearful nervous, unwelcoming
Overactive – materialistic/greedy, obsessed w/ being secure, resistant to change
The Root Chakra is located at the base of the spine.
Scents – Patchouli, Vetivert, Thyme,
Stones – Black Agate, Red Jasper,
Tone - C
Spleen/ Sacral Chakra – This Chakra is Orange. This is your creative center. This is the center where you create life and where the energy comes to create in the living world. When this chakra is open your feelings flow freely and you are expressive. Open to intimacy, passionate and lively.
Under active – unemotional, not open
Over active – Emotional, attachment to people, overly sexual
Scents – Sandalwood, Cardamon, Clary Sage
Stone – Carnelian
Tone - D
This chakra is located one inch below the belly button.
Will/ Solar Plexus Chakra – This Chakra is Yellow. This is where the energy for Clairsentience and self esteem comes from. The Will to create your life!
Under active – passive, indecisive, timid, feel like you never get what you want.
Overactive - domineering/aggressive
Scents – Juniper, Hyssop, Lime, Marjoram
Stone – Citrine
Tone - E
This Chakra is located three inches above the belly button.
Heart Chakra – this chakra is Emerald Green or Pink. This is the Mediating center of the Chakras – Center for higher love and healing energies. You will feel comfortable with love, kindness, affection, compassionate, friendly, harmonious.
Under active – cold and distant
Over active – suffocating people with love, selfish reasons for love
Scents – geranium, bergamot, ylang ylang, jasmine, lavender
Stones – Rose Quartz/ Aventurine
Tone - F
The heart chakra is located three inches above the Solar plexus.
Throat Chakra – This chakra is Turquoise. This is the communication center and the center for telepathy, hearing and clairaudience. You will feel comfortable with self expression and creativity.
Under active – introverted, shy, not speaking your truth
Over active – talk too much, keep people at a distance, bad listener
Scents – Chamomile, Basil, peppermint, rosemary
Stone – Turquoise,
Tone - G
The throat chakra is located in the throat area.
Brow or 3rd Eye Chakra – This chakra is Indigo – Clairvoyance or higher and clearer perceptions – spiritual vision.
You will be comfortable with insight, visualization, you have good intuition, fantasize
Under active – not good at thinking for the self. Rigid in thinking, relying on beliefs too much. Confused easily
Over active – fantasizing too much, hallucinations
Scents – Lemon, Pine, Hyacinth
Stones – Iolite, Amethyst
Tone - A
The third eye chakra is located in the center of the forehead.
Crown – Violet or white – aligns us with the higher forces of the Universe and our direct connection to our Divine
Source. You are comfortable with higher wisdom and with being one in the world. Unprejudiced.
Under active – Not spiritually aware, rigid in your thinking.
Overactive – Intellectualizing too much, addicted to spirituality and ignoring bodily needs.
Scents – Neroli, Myrrh, Rose
Stones – Amethyst or Quartz
Tone - B
The Crown Chakra is located at the crown of the head.