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Term: sacral chakra


Sacral Chakra:

Also called Svadhisthana. The sacral chakra located at the genital area, color orange, associated planet Jupiter or Moon, associated Sephirah Yesod.

The Sacral Chakra (Svadhisthana) Correspondences

Alchemical Planet: Mars, Pluto                 
Alchemical Element: Iron                
Tattva: Apas (water)
Tattva color: White
Tattva form: Crescent
Tattva form: Crescent
Tattvic Sense: Taste
Animal: Crocodile                  
Basic Drive: Pleasure              
Body Function: Sexuality, Pleasure  
Chakra Color: Orange            
Element: Water                              
Gemstone: Coral                    
Gland: Pancreas                            
Goddess-form—Egyptian: Tefnut       
                           Hindu: Rakini 2                           Roman: Diana
Hindu: Vishnu 1
                   Greek: Pan, Diana           
Incense: orris, gardenia, damiana 
Location: Over the spleen               
Order of chakra unfoldment: 3rd      
Yogic Planet: Sun         
Part of Body: genitals, kidney, bladder, circulatory system         
Psychological attribute: Flexibility, equanimity          
Psychic Power: empathy, psychic diagnosis
Sense: Taste                        
Bija Mantra: VuNG, VuM (4)
Spinal Joint: 7th                                                              
Spinal Location: 1st Lumbar
Tarot Key: XIX, Sun                         
Tarot Suite: Cups
Tree of Life Sephiroth: Yesod  
Yantra (internal): Black Crescent

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Suggested Reading – Dale: The Subtle Body – An Encyclopedia of Your Energetic Anatomy


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