Base/Root Chakra (Muladhara) – ( Red )

Base of Spine, Coccyx
Has the slowest vibration
Main Function: Grounding, basic survival
Qualities: Security, confidence, stability, vitality, self-preservation, courage and patience, basic instincts, sense of belonging, self-esteem and self-awareness
Imbalances: Insecurity, fear, violence, greed, anger, self-centredness, lack of grounding, constipation and tension in the spine, spaciness
Gland: Adrenals
Organs: Spinal column, rectum, anus, urethra
Physical Dis-ease: Constipation, piles, colitis, diarrhoea , cold fingers and toes, weak bladder, osteoarthrosis hip, kidney stones, hypo- and hyper-tension, vaginisms , impotence, Crohn’s disease, lack of creative or sexual desire
Issue: Fear Personal focus: Self-preservation
Sense: Smell Sound: Lam (lahm)
Planet: Saturn Element: Earth
Gemstones: Bloodstone, black tourmaline, garnet, obsidian, red jasper, ruby, smoky quartz
Essential Oils: Myrrh, patchouli, vetivert