The Chakras Explained: Heart Chakra

Position: In the centre of the chestColour: Green (or sometimes pink)Element: AirRuling planet: Venus Purpose of the Heart Chakra The heart chakra is represented symbolically by a lotus flower made up of 12 petals, containing two intersecting circles that make up a six-pointed star. The heart chakra is responsible for balancing the

A Beginner’s Guide to the Chakra System

The human body has seven main energy centres and these are known as chakras. They are fundamental in the development of spiritual and holistic healing and therapy, as well as your overall wellbeing. Their main job is to keep the body, mind and soul stable and well-balanced which prevents illness,

The Chakras Explained: Throat Chakra

Position: In the centre of the throatColour: BlueElement: EtherRuling Planet: Mercury Purpose of the Throat Chakra The throat chakra is symbolised with a circle containing sixteen petals. This chakra acts as the passage between the lower parts of the body and the head, with its function being mostly driven by expression and

The Chakras Explained: Crown Chakra

Position: Just above the top of the head Colour: Violet Element: Thought, cosmic energy Ruling planet: Uranus Purpose of the Crown Chakra The crown chakra is the highest of the seven chakras and is often referred to as the ‘thousand petal lotus’ due to the symbol that is associated with. The crown chakra is responsible

What is reiki?

I completed my Level 1 Reiki attunement towards the end of last year, and since then it has completed transformed my life and the way I see the world. The fact that I have the ability to heal both myself and others simply from the touch of my hands still