What is Chakra Healing?
The art of chakra healing has been used for centuries to balance 7 main energy centers in our body called chakras. We can use a number of different methods and tools such as crystals or meditation techniques during chakra balancing. The end result will be a physically healthier body, mental peace and a happier you.
According to numerous practitioners of chakra healing, we all have seven primary chakras that correspond with vital areas of our bodies, emotions and spiritual aspects of our lives. The seven chakras form a line from the base of our spine to the top of your head. Chakras have their own color, vibrational frequency, sounds and symbols. For example, the first chakra is found at the base of our spine and it is known as the root chakra. This chakra governs the spinal column, kidneys, legs, feet, rectum, and immune system. So, when this chakra is out of balance, it may lead to lower back pain, varicose veins, leg cramps, rectal conditions, depression, as well as immune related disorders. A lack of balance in the root chakra may be caused by feelings of low self-esteem, insecurity, or family concerns.
Other chakras include the sacral, solar plexus, heart, throat, brow, and crown chakras. Each energy center must be vibrating at the proper frequency independent of one another in order for the entire body to vibrate in harmony. Therefore, each chakra is equally important to optimal functioning of the body according to the chakra healing tradition.
Many powerful tools can affect the vibration of the chakra, and that is where chakra balancing comes into play. Chakra crystals, the human voice, music, chants, mantras and chakra meditation bring the frequency of the chakras back into proper vibrational alignment. For example, the root chakra is greatly affected by the Hematite, Onyx, Black Obsedian, Black tourmaline, Blood Stone or Red Garnet Crystals. During chakra healing a practitioner may use one or all of these chakra Crystals to cleanse your root chakra and bring it into harmony.
Chakra meditation may also be used to open up your chakra centers and improve the flow of positive psychic energy in your body. During meditation you simply concentrate on each of the chakras starting with the first one and working your way up to your crown chakra. By imagining the flow of energy from chakra to chakra, you are helping to remove blockages in each energy center that might be causing pain and disease.
Because the chakras govern every organ and system in your body, chakra healing has far reaching health implications.Chakra balancing can lead to improved Healthy body and mind and other emotional imbalances. Many believe that the chakras have the power to transform your life both physically and spiritually. It is only when our chakras are in sync that we can truly access higher levels of consciousness.
If the powerful art of chakra healing sounds intriguing to you, visit an experienced chakra healer. A good healer will ask you plenty of questions about your health in order to pinpoint which of your chakras are the most blocked or unbalanced. From there he or she may employ any number of tools to help lead your energy centers into harmonious vibration.