Stones and the Solar Plexus Chakra (Manipura)
With the energy of the earth (first chakra) and the energy of water (second chakra), that of fire is fully expressed through the third chakra (manipura) to transform matter into energy (digestion), to control this energy of fire to attain higher levels of consciousness and master personal ambitions and desires.
Main colours: Yellow
Location: Above the navel (opens to the front)
Glands: Insulin, Pancreas
Body areas: Hip joint, lower back, abdominal cavity, skin, stomach, liver, metabolism, spleen, digestive system, lower dorsal vertebrae, gallbladder
Principles: Realisation of essence
Function: This chakra is related to the distribution of physical, psychic and subtle energies. Its functions primarily centre around digestion, i.e. emotions, food, and the distribution of the energies of other chakras according to the information sent by the mind. It also helps to purify desires through fire, allowing personal alchemy
Positive/Balance: discernment, efficiency, empathy, commitment, enthusiasm, decision-making, respect and self-control, responsibility, service to others, success, tolerance, willpower
Negative/Imbalance: excess coffee drinking, abuse of power, authoritarianism, confusion, fears, digestive difficulties, fatigue, anger, lack of self-confidence, perfectionism, prejudices, complacency, overconsumption of carbohydrates, overwork
In brief: The Solar Plexus Chakra represents creativity and its earthly role. It controls mental energy and regulates emotions
The Solar Plexus Chakra and Its Matching Stones and Minerals
The third chakra is directly related to the psyche. It is conscious will of being endowed with thought and is represented by radiant yellow light. The stones and minerals that resonate with the energy of the Solar Plexus Chakra (Manipura) are yellow.
Yellow stones and minerals for radiance of being: