THROAT CHAKRA - FIFTH
Located at the throat, this chakra is
associated with creativity, self-expression and the search for truth. The
Throat chakra is associated with thyroid gland, upper lungs and respiratory
The throat chakra brings out your
The throat chakra allows us to
communicate our thoughts and feelings. It is directly connected to the ability
to express inner creativity. Both teaching and learning are affected by the
balance of the throat chakra. Some signs that the Throat Chakra is out of
- Difficulty expressing oneself
- Poor learning ability
- Habitual lying
- Fear, doubt, uncertainty
THROAT CHAKRA - Color
The color associated with the throat
chakra is Blue. Blue is the symbol of inspiration, devotion, infinity and
religious goals. It produces calm and peace. The throat chakra is the focusing
point of the spoken word, and the expression of feelings via communication.
All the blue stones - sapphire, lapis
lazuli, blue topaz, aquamarine, turquoise, chrysocolla and sodalite - are used
with the throat chakra.
Healing and the throat
For healing, these stones are said to
aid the treatment of any blockage or disease of the throat. It is also helpful
when inflammation occurs, since blue is a cooling color. It is also said to aid
with internal bleeding and nervous conditions.
Deep blue indicates intense power, and
light blue (or azures) symbolize high ethical inspiration.