SVADISTHANA - SACRAL CHAKRA, SECOND CHAKRA
The Sanskrit name of the second chakra, the Sacral Chakra is Svadisthana, sometimes spelled Swadisthana. Sometimes the Sacral Chakra is called the Spleen Chakra, as it is in some traditional chakra systems.This energy center is related to creativity, sexuality, passion, as well as other things.
Associated with: creativity, creating abundance, emotions and emotional flow / balance, fertility, friendliness, freedom, "gut feelings", imagination, intimacy, openness, passion, personal expression, pleasure, relationships, reproduction, sexuality, warmth,
Colors: Primary - orange, burnt orange; Also blue-green
Location: lower abdomen, lower back, sexual organs
Related Stones: Sacral Chakra Crystals
The Sacral Chakra says,
It is related to sweetness. In fact, Svadishtana is said to be translated as "sweetness" or "dwelling place of the Self."
The Sacral Chakra is influenced strongly by how emotions were expressed or repressed during childhood, however this can be overcome by opening and balancing its energies. This chakra, the second chakra, is considered one of the "lower" chakras because it is in the first three chakras of the seven major chakras.
Dieties: Aphrodite (Venus), Artemis (Diana), Mari, Poseidon (Neptune), Rakini
Body Parts/Organs/Glands: bladder, bowels, body fluids, hips, kidneys, lower back, reproductive organs, skin, spleen, stomach
Chakra: Reference to Go: 50 Cards for Promoting Spiritual and Physical Health (Relax and Rejuvenate) by Olivia H. Miller (Author), Nicole Kaufman (Illustrator), Michele Damelio (Contributor)
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Title: Sacral Chakra