Endings, beginnings, and both

As the light outside finally reaches a point where I can see outside the window, I think about the night that just ended. Another restless one, but this day has the potential for great things. And that started the whirl of thoughts of when things end and how the next thing begins. Not long ago… Continue reading Endings, beginnings, and both

Chakra – Third Eye

The Third Eye Chakra, or Ajna (a-jna) is located in the center of your brain and the associated color is deep blue or indigo. The usual emotional associations are psychic awareness, creating reality from thought, and the spiritual mind. In the Eastern teachings, there actually isn’t an animal associated with it since it’s not seen as part… Continue reading Chakra – Third Eye

Chakra – Throat

Today I would like to focus on the Throat Chakra, which is out of balance when we can’t find a way to express ourselves. The Throat Chakra, or Vishuddha (vi-shu-ddha) is located at your throat, the larynx to be more specific, and the associated color is blue. The usual emotional associations are self-knowledge, truth, attitudes, hearing, taste, and smell. In… Continue reading Chakra – Throat

Chakra – Solar Plexus

I apologize for not getting this out last week. With the holiday weekend, my focus was on family and loved ones and resting for the upcoming opening of the shop. This week I will be posting the Solar Plexus and the Heart Chakra associations. The Solar Plexus Chakra or Manipura (ma-ni-pu-ra) is located above the… Continue reading Chakra – Solar Plexus

Chakra – Sacral

As we continue rising upward through the Chakras, I’d like to point out that I really do appreciate the associations in the Eastern culture and note that they make a very clear logical sense. After all, elephants and alligators are prevalent in the Indian region. I believe the correlations of energy points and the various… Continue reading Chakra – Sacral