Position: Lower Abdomen
Ruling Planet: Pluto
Purpose of the Sacral Chakra
The sacral chakra is situated at the lower abdomen, below the belly button. It is depicted as having six petals which are commonly coloured as orange or saffron in colour.
This particular chakra has the power to bring you pleasure in
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So often, this topic is not
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Luckily, when it
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What is mindfulness?
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