Chakras play a vital role in moving energy around the body. The 7 major chakras are inextricably linked to the meridian system.The chakras are regarded as transformers, simultaneously receiving, assimilating and transmitting energy.
The 7 chakra centers govern the major glands of the endocrine system and influence both physical and psychological health.
Applying Kambô medicine to certain Chakras helps balance and harmonize the organs with body systems, as well as emotions associated with the particular chakra.The 7 chakras are found where these channels intersect. A Chakra Treatment targets a given chakra, stimulating the flow of energy and removing physical and emotional blocks.The chakras are treated by applying Kambô points to the respective area of the spine where the chakra points are located. The number of points is closely related to your treatment history.Heart Chakra– located in the center of our chest just above the heart. Green in color it represents our ability to give and receive love. It is linked to any issues around love, joy, and inner peace.
1st Root chakra– situated at the base of the spine and associated with basic raw energy.
Physical connections: large intestine, legs, feet, skeletal structure. Imbalance is linked to problems like obesity, constipation, hemorrhoids, sciatica, arthritis, knee problems and poor circulation in the legs and extremities.
Psychological influence: connecting wit the earth (grounding), survival, letting go of emotional tension and grievances. Imbalance is linked to accident proneness, dependency, identity crisis and weak ego.
2nd Hara Chakra– situated at the center of the abdomen, just below the navel, and thought of as the seat of power and vitality.
Physical connections: ovaries, testicles, uterus, bladder, circulation. Imbalance is linked to lower back trouble, infertility, reproductive problems, premenstrual syndrome, urinary problems and arthritis. Psychological influences: sexuality creativity. Imbalance is linked to a weak personality, depression, hysteria and an inability to be sexually intimate.
3rd Solar Plexus Chakra– situated above the navel, this is the eat of the emotions.
Physical connections: adrenal glands, spleen, pancreas and stomach. Imbalance is linked to nervous stomach, anorexia, diabetes and blood glucose problems, anemia, allergies, obesity, liver, adrenals and spleen problems.
Psychological influences: feeling empowered and being in control. Imbalance is linked to addictive and compulsive behaviors, excessive anger or fear, manic depression, sleep problems and all kinds of psychosomatic conditions.
4th Heart Chakra– situated in the center of the chest, it is connected with selflove and universal good will.
Physical connections: thymus gland, immune system, circulatory system, lungs and respiratory system. Imbalance is linked to heard and circulatory as well as lung and respiratory problems high blood pressure and upper back troubles.
Psychological influences: understanding, compassion, unconditional love. Imbalance is linked to inner conflict, self-destructive tendencies, relationship problems and feeling of alienation and loneliness.
5th Throat Chakra – situated in the throat, this is the center of trust.
Physical connections: thyroid, parathyroid, lymphatic system, immune system, neurological system. Imbalance is linked to teeth, ear, neck and shoulder problems as well as to sore throats, bronchial problems and hearing and speech difficulties.
Psychological influences: trust, expression, creativity and communication. Imbalance is linked to an inability to express oneself in words, poor memory, stuttering and doubt as to the sincerity of others.
6th Brow Chakra– situated in the center of the forehead and is associated with perception, discernment and clairvoyance.
Physical connections: the pituitary gland, left brain hemisphere, central nervous system. Imbalance is linked to nervous upsets, eye and vision problems, headaches and sinusitis.
Psychological influences: clarity and insight, interest in spiritual issues. Imbalance is linked to confusion, poor memory, inability to focus, paranoia, detachment from reality and in severe cases schizophrenia.
7th Crown Chakra – situated at the crown of the head, this is the seat of consciousness.
Physical connections: pineal gland, right brain hemisphere and the ancient mammalian brain. Imbalance is linked to migraine headaches pituitary problems and epilepsy.
Psychological influences: intuition, to be open to faith, connection to higher energies or realms. Imbalance is linked to being gullible, having nightmares, having multiple personalities, being spiritually closed off.