Also known as: Living Love Center, Anahata
Body Mind Associations:
Location: Center of
Color: Emerald Green
Parts of the body:
This Chakra is associated with the heart and the blood circulatory system, and the cardiac plexus, as well as the lungs and
the entire chest area.
Endocrine Gland: Thymus
Gland, controlling the immune system.
Sense: Sense of touch,
in its aspect of relating to the person inside the body, and distinct from the sensation of the Orange Chakra, which is more
about the sensation one feels from their own body. Hugging, therefore, is a Heart Chakra activity. When one hugs, one is aware
of what the person inside the other body feels, and they are aware of what you feel inside your body, and there is a sense
of relating to the person inside the body. Sensitivity about being touched indicates heart chakra sensitivity.
of love, relationships (relating) with people close to your heart, e.g. partner, siblings, parents, children. Difficulty with
breathing, or with the lungs, the organs of air, indicates tension in the Heart Chakra. A person's relationship with air reflects
their relationship with love.
AIDS is a problem with the
person's perceptions of love, since it is the immune system which is affected. The person feels that their lifestyle separates
them from those they love, often because of societal judgment.