The Crown Chakra - Spirituality
Located at the very top of the head, the Crown Chakra
represents our ability to be fully connected spiritually.
The crown is associated with all beauty, inner and outer.
It is our connection to pure happiness and spiritual bliss.
"I am one with all that is."
Sanskrit Name – Sahasrara “thousandfold”
Color –violet, white
Element- thought/cosmic space
Essence - Connection to Source
Planet – Uranus
Astrological Sign – Aquarius
Glandular Connection – pineal
Associated Body Parts – upper skull, cerebral cortex, skin
Associated Sense – beyond self
Sound – ee (bee)
Crystals – moonstone, clear quartz, diamond
Animal – None
Archetypes – Guru/Egocentric
Food – Fasting
Physical imbalance – Alzheimer’s, epilepsy, sensitivity to pollutants, chronic exhaustion
Emotional imbalance – confusion, depression, obsessional thinking
It is within you that the Divine lives.
The Mystic Inner Knowing is our crown chakra.
It is our higher self, our higher power.
The Crown Chakra is
selfless service - spiritual unity - idealism - understanding - devotion - faith - stillness - oneness - the divine - bliss - peace - liberation - knowing - self-realization
An imbalanced crown chakra creates feelings of
despair, loneliness, and spiritual alienation.
The biggest block of your crown chakra is refusing to
believe in higher powers.
When the crown chakra is in balance
you live your life directed by Spirit.
A balanced crown chakra brings
wisdom and intelligence with an open mind.
You are present in the moment and connected to your spirituality.
There are many ways to heal and
balance the crown chakra.
You can try one or
combine many for more beneficial results.
- Fast. Fasting opens us to self-knowledge.
- Detox. Use herbs such as holy basil, ashwaganda, fo ti, and gotu kola. These herbs help us develop spiritual consciousness.
- Take yarrow flower essence. Yarrow knits holes in your energy field.
- Clear your head through cardiovascular exercise.
- Spend time outside in clean air and sunshine.
- Practice calmness.
- Meditate focusing on your crown chakra.
- Chant the sound sound "ee" as in bee.
- Use crystals. Choose one and carry it with you. Meditate with it.
- Use affirmations. I have listed eight excellent affirmations below for balancing your 7th chakra.
- Use essential oils. Remember, oils are the souls of plants. This plant energy can help balance our energy.
Essential Oils for the Crown Chakra
Cypress essential oil brings balance and stillness. It encourages will power and wisdom.
Frankincense essential oil enhances enlightenment and connects the spirit with the divine.
Geranium essential oil restores a sense of harmony and equilibrium. It is considered to be a great balancer oil. Geranium instantly uplifts the spirit. When you need to reclaim balance, the soothing aroma of geranium brings your emotions back to more relaxing levels.
Lavender essential oil is a hug in a bottle. It soothes and calms, promoting natural balance. The essential oil of lavender is one of the most popular aromatic oils. Inhaling lavender essential oil calms your mind, body, and soul.
Myrrh essential oil is protection and spirituality.
Neroli essential oil invokes lightness, joy, regeneration, peace, and completeness.
Rosewood essential oil removes other’s influences and thoughts bringing us back to our true selves. Now we can implement the changes we need to make to fulfill our authentic being. It reminds us to be ourselves and live in the moment.
Sandalwood essential oil brings a deep state of relaxation that takes place on the spiritual level. It increases devotion and awakens intelligence. Sandalwood increases a sense of peace in meditation and prayer.
Affirmations for The Crown Chakra
I tune into the union with my Higher Power.
I am starting to accept myself as I am, with love and gratitude.
I cease to limit myself intellectually and in my creativity and connect my spirit to the Source of all knowledge.
I am a unique, radiant, loving being.
I choose to live my life from a place of love and contentment.
I choose to transform my life and become free.
I release all limited thoughts and lift myself up to ever higher levels of awareness.
I am who I am and glory in that.
Affirmations from "The Book of Chakra Healing" by Liz Simpson
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Amy Riddle, C.C., Holistic Alchemist and Manifestor of Dreams is a holistic life coach, tapping facilitator, reverend, creatress, teacher, writer, herbalist, and all out muse. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Alternative Medicine with an emphasis on herbs. She is a certified professional life coach with the Life Coach Institute of Orange County. Amy craves to inspire others to be healthy and whole in body, mind, and spirit. She has an affinity for striped socks, stinging nettle, and all things faery.