Solar Plexus or “Manipura” Chakra which means “city of lustrous gems” or “seat of gems” is the third Chakra located at around the stomach area, at the top of our abdomen where our diaphragm rests. The Solar Plexus Chakra is represented with yellow color and associated with fire element that stands for energy, power and determination. Its symbol has ten petals with downward pointing triangle in circular pattern with an inverted pyramid in the center. The petals represent the transformative power of fire which is capable of turning matter into energy. The inverted triangle symbolizes the energy of the lower three chakras.
The Sacral Chakra is the center of our energy generation and supplements to our “fight more” attitude. This Chakra is related to our will power, self-esteem, confidence, determination and ability to take decisions. Its function is to optimize our personal power, self-assurance, self-discipline and clarity of judgment so that we can have control on our life with strength, decisiveness and determination. So, the Chakra is sometimes called the “personal power” Chakra. Career, growth, prosperity, independence and personal development is governed by this Chakra. As, its closely connected to the digestive system, especially the gastric and hypogastric plexi and pancreas, it also helps to transform matter into energy to fuel your body and governs metabolism.