Root Chakra or Muladhara Chakra
The first chakra located at the base of the spine pulls Universal Life Force Energy up through a person's center for Mother Earth. Along the way, this grounding chakra distributes energy and strength throughout the body and is a gateway to the other chakras. The Root Chakra is symbolized by a lotus with four petals and the color red.
The root chakra is the first chakra. Its power is based on the earth element. It's associated with the feeling of safety. Considered your grounding chakra the root chakra working in collaboration with your survival instincts. It helps maintain your primary physical needs, your vitality, sexuality and helps you to sense danger. Think of the Root Chakra when you hear the phrase, "Trust your gut feelings."
Root/First Chakra's Color:
The vibratory color of the Root Chakra
is Red a very energizing color. Red is representational of “Creation Energy,” the energy needed for sustaining all of life.
How to Work with or Clear Your Root/First Chakra:
Angel Energy: Archangel Ariel
Mantra Lam: Pronounced Lang
Scents: Cinnamon, Lavender, Patchouli, and Sandalwood
Crystal: Almandine Garnet or any Available Red Stone
Blessing to Clear Root Chakra:
I release all the negative emotions of self-limiting human will, and ego, past, and present. I accept all the strength, vitality, and abundance that the Mother Earth has to offer. I AM free to receive and give Unconditional Love. I AM grounded and prepared to live my soul’s purpose and passion…and, so it is.