The Heart Chakra


Heart Chakra Correspondances

Anatomical Location: upper chest and upper back; the heart centre

Affirmative Statement: (Affirmations): "I LOVE" ('I Give', 'I Receive')

Associations & Qualities Unconditional Love, Compassion, Emotional Balance, Harmony, Relationship, Mutual/Shared Experiences, Devotion; Union; Bridge between Physical World/Self (lower 3 chakras) and Spiritual World/Self (upper 3 chakras); Mind-Body Connection; Power Source for human body; Spiritual Growth; Space of Integration.

Animal Symbols/Totems : Black Antelope, Gazelle, Birds, Dove; All Mammals (also, Wolf, Dove)

Archangel/Angelic Vibration: Raphael, (and all Angels of Healing)

Aromas/Insense: Lavender, Jasmine

Astrological/Zodiac Signs: Taurus & Libra; (also, aquarius)

Body Functions: Integrate and Balance realms of Mind-Body; Love; Healing; Abundance and Propsperity; Enthusiasm

Body Systems: Heart & Lungs, circulatory system

Chemical Element: Carbon

Color: Green; pink

Consciousness Focus/Spiritual Lesson: Self-love/Self-acceptance - Deep Seated Emotions (Unconditional Love and Compassion)

Crystals/Gemstones:Emerald, Green Aventurine, Jade, Malachite, Peridot, Green Calcite, Rhodochrosite, Rhodonite, Amazonite, Moldovite, Chrysoprase, Watermelon Tourmaline,Unakite, Rose Quartz

Days of Week (associated energies): Wednesday, Friday

Developmental Stage: Young Adult (18-28)

Developmental Cycle: Age range 22 - 28 / 71-77

Electromagnetic Energy: Visible light rays

Element: Air

Endocrine Gland: Thymus

Energetic Focus: Social

Esoteric Dimension/Consciousness Level: Buddhic Plane

Essential Oils: Rose, Ylang Ylang, Geranium, Melissa, Lavander, Bergamot, Marjoram

Flowers: Holly, Poppy, Wild Rose, Heather

Food & Drink: Any Green colored foods; airy or leafy vegetables; Warm foods and "comfort foods"

Gender/Energy Type: Yin/Feminine

Herbs & Spices: Hawthorne Berry, Jasmine, Rose, Basil, Chamomile, Sage, Marjoram, Thyme, Parsley; any herbs that are beneficial to the blood and heart.

Kabbalah Sefirah: Tif'eret (Beauty)

Kingdom: Human

Mantra/Sacred Sound Vibration: "Yam" or "Ah"

Metal: Gold

Musical Note: "F"

Musical Scale/solfeggio Tone: "fa" (fah)


Natural Experience: Untouched Nature, Flower Garden

Organ Systems: Cardiovascular

Petals: Represented by a lotus of 12 petals.

Planetary Body: Venus

Plexus: Cardiac

Power/Force: Love

Psychological Need: Love

Related Sin: Envy

Related Virtue: Kindness

Sacred Vowel Sound: "Ah"

Sanscrit Name and Meaning: Anāhata, - "unstruck holy sound" - "unlimited, infinite sound" (Ana - 'fresh, clean unlimited,continuous' hata - 'struck, destroyed, defeated')

Sense: Touch / Tactile System

Sound Frequency/Healing Tones: 136.10 Hz.(Chakra Platonic) - 341 Hz (Carrier Wave) - 639 Hz.(Solfeggio)

Spin Direction: Clockwise(female); Counter-Clock wise(male)

Spiritual Lesson: Unconditional Self and Universal Love and Compassion; Gratitude and Appreciation of Self and Other; Forgiveness (of self and other) and Understanding; Spiritual Relationship with Self and Other; Trust and Surrender.

Spiritual Light Ray: The 3rd Divine Ray (color frequency: Pink) -- The ray of "Love-Wisdom"

Subtle Body/Auric Body: Astral Body/Level (Fourth Layer)

Symbol (chakra): Twelve-petaled lotus, circle containing two intersecting triangles

Symbols (other): Cross/Hexagram

Symptoms of Malfuction/Imbalance: Issues related to emotional balance, relationships, past traumas; any heart related conditions or problems in chest region (Circulatory/respiratory issues, skin ailments, upper back problems., etc.,) Issues with Immune system.

World Chakra Point/Vortices: The planetary fourth (heart) chakra is at Glastonbury, Somerset and Shaftesbury, Dorset in England, located in the British Isles bordering Scotland and Wales, in Europe; also, the Haleakalā volcano on Maui, located in Hawaii, U.S.

Yoga: Bhakti Yoga -- Heart Chakra Poses