The Base Chakra (The first Chakra)

Color: Red
Sanskrit: Muladhara
Association: Root of the collective unconscious, vitality, stability, survival
Body Areas: Bones, teeth, nails, rectum, colon, prostate gland, blood and blood cells, adrenals, Spine, kidneys, legs, feet, immune system.
Location: At the base of the spine, more specifically between the anus and the genitals, around the perineum area.
Emotional: Renews enthusiasm, strength to carry on, power to do something you dread. Courage, support, and willpower. Removes sluggishness
Affirmation: I am, I Trust, I survive
Number: 1
Energy/Emotion: Trust, Security
Petals: Four
  • Manas (the mind)
  • Buddhi (our intellect)
  • Chitta (levels of consciousness)
  • Ahamkara (the ego)
  • Dharma (amoral and virtuous life)
  • Artha (attaining a life of purpose and meaning)
  • Kama (enjoying sensual and emotional pleasure and satisfaction)
  • Moksha (A life in pursuit of spiritual freedom and self awareness)
Chanting Sound: Lam
Note: C
Tone: E
Element: Earth
Planet: Saturn
Metal: Lead
Crystals and Stones: Aegrine, Almandine Garnet, Andalusite, Apache Tears, Aragonite, Astrophyllite, Axinite, Azeztulite, Azurite, Bixbite, Black Andradite Garnet, Black Jade, Black Obsidian, Black Phantom Quartz, Black Precious Opal, Black Tourmaline, Blizzard Stone, Bloodstone, Brown and Black Opal, Bustamite, Clear Calcite, Carnelian, Cassiterite, Celestial Quartz, Cerrusite, Charoite, Chrysanthemum Stone, Chrysocolla, Cinnabar, Citrine, Clear Quartz, Copper, Covellite, Crocoite, Cryolite, Cuprite, Dendritic Agate, Diopside, Dolomite, Dravite, Elestial Quartz, Epidote, Eudialyte, Faden Quartz, Fancy Jasper, Fire Agate, Flint, Fluorite, Fulgurite, Galena, Gaspeite, Gel Lithium Silica, Goethite, Gold, Golden Yellow Topaz, Gold Sheen Obsidian, Halite, Hanksite, Healer's Gold, Hematite, Hollandite Quartz, Honey Calcite, Infinite Stone, Jet, Kyanite, Labradorite, Lemurian Jade, Lepidolite, Libyan Gold Tektite, Lilac Lepidolite, Lithium Quartz, Magnetite, Mahogany Obsidian, Marcasite, Moldavite, Mook Jasper, Moss Agate, Nebula Stone, Nickel-Iron Meteorite, Niobium, Nirvana Quartz, Nuummite, Obsidian, Onyx, Peacock Obsidian, Petrified Wood, Picture Jasper, Platinum, Proustite, Purple Sage Agate, Rainbow Obsidian, Rainforest Jasper, Red Aventurine, Red Agate, Red Calcite, Red Jade, Red Jasper, Red Tiger's Eye, Rhodolite Garnet, Rubellite, Ruby, Russian Red Quartz, Rutilated Quartz, Rutile, Scapolite, Seraphinite, Serpentine, Shaman Stone, Shiva Lingam, Sichuan Quartz, Silver, Smithsonite, Smoky Quartz, Snowflake Obsidian, Spessartine Garnet, Sphaelerite, Spider Jasper, Spinel, Staurolite, Stibnite, Stichtite, Strombolite, Tektite, Tibetan Black Quartz, Tiger's Eye, Tiger Iron, Titanium, Titanium Quartz, Tourmalined Quartz, Unakite Jasper, Vanadinite, Vesuvianite, White Precious Opal, Zincite, Zircon, Zoisite
Essential Oils: Angelica Root, Aniseed, Balsam, Birch, Black Pepper, Blue Cypress, Buddha Wood, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Clove Bud, Frankincense, Galbanum, Ginger, Grapefruit, Juniper Berry, Lemongrass, Mandarin, Myrtle, Oakmoss, Opopanax, Oregano, Palo Santo, Patchouli, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Turmeric, Wintergreen