# Second Chakra “Svadhisthana”, Sva means vital force and adishthana means seat.
# Location: Chakra center is located between the genitals and the sacral nerve plexus (navel).
# Symbol: Symbolized by a lotus flower with six petals, six is the number that represents responsibility and nurturing for family and community.
# Color of the chakra is orange, orange represents emotion.
# Deals with: Emotions, sexuality, intimacy, reproduction, desire, pleasure and self gratification and personal relationships.
# Governs: sexual organs, stomach, upper intestines, liver, gallbladder, kidney, pancreas, adrenal glands, spleen, middle spine, auto immune system.
# Mantra is “Vam”.
# Sense of this chakra is Taste, element is Water.
# Endocrine gland for the second chakra are the gonads, which consist of both male and female sex organs. These include the ovaries or testes. • Balanced chakra provides: feel compassionate, friendly, intuitive, vital, sexual, satisfied, having a sense of belonging and humor.
# Unbalanced chakra causes: Physical problems- lower back pain, sciatica, decreased libido, pelvic pain, urinary problems, poor digestion, low resistance to infection and viruses, tiredness, hormonal imbalances, menstrual problems. Psychological and Emotional problems – irritability, shyness, guilt, blame, sexual obsession, power, control, lack of creativity, morality.
So GET BALANCED!
Express your creativity; dance, move your hips, laugh, have some fun. When this chakra awakens it brings increased powers of intuition. It is also said to bring awareness of the astral form.