THE THIRD CHAKRA
OFFICIAL NAME: Solar Plexus chakra
WHERE IT IS IN THE BODY: in the solar plexus
The third chakra is in the solar plexus and relates to your personal power and how you run your energy. It deals with issues of willpower, purpose and action.
WHEN YOUR THIRD CHAKRA IS BALANCED IT HELPS
- With Self-Esteem and security (inner confidence, peace and stability)
- The more secure you are, the more confident you feel. This allows you to get out of your comfort zone to have new experiences
- Own your information & trust your gut instincts
- Not take on invalidation from others
- Develop self- discipline to stick with something and get good at it
HOW TO TELL IF YOUR THIRD CHAKRA IS BLOCKED
- You believe that you are powerless & see yourself as a victim
- You imagine other people think the worst of you and experience doubt, anxiety & mistrust.
- Fear of failure
- Overactive ego that leads to power struggles, aggression and domination
- Very goal driven (define success through accomplishments and accolades)
HOW TO TELL IF YOUR THIRD CHAKRA IS TOO OPEN OR TOO CLOSED
Someone with a tightly closed third chakra (personal power) would be terrified of confrontation, while another who is more open, may thrive on it.
Having a balanced third chakra will allow you to feel good about yourself and get aligned to your life purpose.