Your Guide To The Chakra Colours in Reiki!
In the Reiki concept of ‘chakras’, the seven energy centres in our body are each associated with a colour, physical location, and specific feeling and function. The colours of the chakras follow the ROYGBIV colour sequence, starting with red and ending with violet.
Read further to know about each chakra, the colors of chakras and its meaning.
Root chakra: The first chakra is the root chakra. The colour red is associated with this chakra. It symbolises safety, survival, grounding and nourishment from the Earth’s energy.
Sacral chakra: The second chakra is the sacral chakra. Orange is the colour associated with this chakra. It carries meanings associated with emotions and creativity.
Solar plexus chakra: The third chakra is the solar plexus chakra. Yellow is the colour associated with this chakra. It symbolises wit, intellect and mental activities.
Heart chakra: The fourth chakra is the heart chakra. Green is the colour associated with this chakra. It is connected to love and compassion.
Throat chakra: The fifth chakra is the throat chakra. Blue is the colour associated with this chakra. It symbolises creative expression, communication and self-expression.
Third eye chakra: The sixth chakra is the third eye chakra. Purple (or deep indigo blue) is the colour associated with this chakra. It is believed to be linked with inner wisdom and extrasensory perception.
Crown chakra: The seventh chakra is the crown chakra. White is the colour associated with this chakra. It is linked to spirituality and consciousness.
As you can see, each chakra colour carries a particular vibrational frequency that you can tap into, work with and amplify. The more you learn about the chakras, the better you can work with them to live balanced and aligned lives.
If you think any of your chakras could be blocked, working with their colours would be a great way to start getting back into balance.
Unblocking and balancing your chakras can be a powerful way to release or heal stagnant energy. Hope you find this article useful in expanding your knowledge about Reiki, chakras and colours.