Why you should regularly check your chakras for imbalance and take care of them
Chakras are believed to be energy centers in the body, and when they become blocked or imbalanced, it can lead to physical, emotional, or spiritual issues. Here are some signs that a chakra may be blocked:
- Physical symptoms: A blocked chakra can cause physical symptoms such as pain, stiffness, or tension in the area of the chakra. For example, a blocked root chakra may manifest as issues with the lower back, legs, or feet.
- Emotional issues: Each chakra is associated with different emotions, so a blocked chakra can lead to emotional issues related to the corresponding emotions. For example, a blocked heart chakra may lead to feelings of loneliness, isolation, or lack of empathy.
- Behavioral patterns: A blocked chakra can also affect your behavior. For example, a blocked throat chakra can make it difficult for you to express yourself, leading to issues with communication.
- Mental state: A blocked chakra can also lead to mental issues, such as feelings of anxiety, fear, or depression. For example, a blocked solar plexus chakra can lead to a lack of confidence or low self-esteem.
- Intuitive feelings: Sometimes, you may have a sense that something is off or imbalanced in your body, even if you can’t pinpoint the cause. Trusting your intuition can be helpful in identifying blocked chakras.
There are many factors that you have to consider when you look at your symptoms but including your chakras on your path to wellbeing makes an important holistic step. You will experience positive changes by clearing your chakras, even if you can’t see physically that you are cleansing them. Positive effects include improved mood and deeper sleep patterns. Maybe you don’t crave sweets as much or have more positive days at work.
Which chakras should you have a look at with physical symptoms
If you’re experiencing physical symptoms, you may want to focus on the chakras that are located in the area of the body where you’re experiencing discomfort. Here are the seven main chakras and some of the physical symptoms that may be associated with each:
Root Chakra (located at the base of the spine)
Physical symptoms may include issues with the lower back, legs, feet, or digestive system.
Physical symptoms may include issues with the reproductive system, urinary system, or lower abdomen.
Solar Plexus Chakra (located in the upper abdomen)
Physical symptoms may include issues with the digestive system, liver, pancreas, or adrenal glands.
Heart Chakra (located in the center of the chest)
Physical symptoms may include issues with the heart, lungs, chest, or circulation.
Throat Chakra (located in the throat)
Physical symptoms may include issues with the throat, neck, mouth, or thyroid gland.
Third Eye Chakra (located in the center of the forehead)
Physical symptoms may include issues with the eyes, ears, nose, or brain.
Crown Chakra (located at the top of the head)
Physical symptoms may include issues with the brain, nervous system, or muscular system.
The reasons that can lead to physical imbalance are often complex. If you start to ask yourself what you were thinking or feeling when you had lumbago or why you have an upset stomach, you will come up with the most peculiar answers. Therefore, everything should be approached holistically and the chakra treatment should be seen as a part of it. In case of a longer, chronic illness or even a serious disease, the clearing and charging of the chakras can be included in addition to the conventional medical treatment. This treatment should be done over a longer period of time.
Your emotional issues could be a blocked chakra – See which one is affected
Emotional issues are often associated with imbalances or blockages in the chakras. Here are the seven main chakras and some of the emotional issues that may be associated with each:
Emotional issues may include feelings of fear, anxiety, or insecurity, as well as a sense of disconnection from the physical world.
Emotional issues may include issues with creativity, sexuality, or emotional intimacy, as well as feelings of guilt, shame, or low self-worth.
Solar Plexus Chakra
Emotional issues may include issues with personal power, self-esteem, or confidence, as well as feelings of shame, anxiety, or worthlessness.
Emotional issues may include issues with love, compassion, or emotional connection, as well as feelings of loneliness, isolation, or grief.
Emotional issues may include issues with communication, self-expression, or speaking one’s truth, as well as feelings of anxiety, fear, or a sense of being misunderstood.
Third Eye Chakra
Emotional issues may include issues with intuition, perception, or imagination, as well as feelings of confusion, depression, or a lack of clarity.
Emotional issues may include issues with spirituality, connection to a higher power, or a sense of purpose or meaning in life, as well as feelings of disconnection or a lack of direction.
Focusing on the corresponding chakras alone may not be sufficient to address the underlying issues, so a holistic approach that includes both emotional and energetic healing may be more effective.
There are many ways to take care of your chakras and maintain stability with food or certain body postures like yoga postures or breathing techniques. You can also consider a regular meditation practice that can help you center. Read in the next article what you can do, to improve your wellbeing with the help of your chakras.
Take care of your Root Chakra with these Affirmations (German Language)