Communicate effectively

We usually communicate to hear our own selves. If you give this a thought you will probably end up being silent. Probably the best way to learn how to communicate effectively would be to start from birth to teach children how to communicate in a nonviolent way. By teaching children to listen they will learn…

The Sixth Chakra

The sixth Chakra is also called ”Ajna”, which means ”perception” in Sanskrit. This point is perhaps more commonly known as the ”Third Eye”, the center of perception, vision, and intuition. This includes perception of both the physical reality, as well as of psychic and energetic phenomenas. Rather than being associated with one of the fundamental…

The Fifth Chakra

”Vishuddha”, which means ”purification” in Sanskrit, is the fifth Chakra, also known as the Throat Chakra. Naturally, being located at the throat, this Chakra rules communication and self-expression. It is important to consider that communication ruled by the Throat Chakra includes all forms – spoken especially, as well as written and more subtle forms of…

The Fourth Chakra

The Fourth Chakra, called ”Anahata” (unstuck) in Sanskrit, is located at the heart center, in the center of the chest. This is the Chakra of Love and Compassion. It is also the Chakra of balance – the natural state of equilibrium, both of the person and of the surrounding environment. In addition to the heart…

The Third Chakra

The Sanskrit name of the third (navel) Chakra, ”Manipura”, means ”lustrous gem”.  This Chakra is the Chakra of energy, will, intuition, direct action and power – the Fire of life. Naturally, this ”navel Chakra” is located at the navel point in the same area as the bellybutton. Yellow is the colour associated with this Chakra,…

The Second Chakra

The name of the second, or sacral, Chakra is ”Svadhisthana”, which means ”sweetness” in Sanskrit. This Chakra is all about the flow of creativity, polarity and change. A common illustration of polarity is a magnet, which has the polarity of its two sides – and its attractive force is based on that polarity in the…