About The Third Eye Chakra - Ajna

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All About the Third Eye Chakra

Introduction to the Third Eye Chakra

The Third Eye Chakra is the 6th Chakra (Ajna in Sanskrit), and is found right between your eyes. The Third Eye Chakra is the topmost chakra found within the physical body. The Third Eye Chakra represents spirituality, higher consciousness, wisdom and the state of enlightenment.


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Third Eye Chakra Quick Facts

Colors: Violet, Indigo
Symbol: Two lotus petals representing Ida & Pingala, downward facing triangle, Om symbol
Sanskrit Name: Ajna 
Bija Mantra: OM
Element: Light
Third Eye Chakra Crystals: Amethyst, Clear Quartz, Fluorite, Iolite, Kyanite, Lepidolite, Moonstone, Lapis Lazuli, Labradorite, Sodalite
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What Does Your Third Eye Chakra Do? 

Your Third Eye Chakra is your source of intuition and foresight. The Third Eye Chakra not only helps you connect with your intuition, but it also guides you towards developing wisdom and strengthening your insight and perception. The Third Eye Chakra is believed to be the source of your psychic abilities and spiritual wisdom.

With an activated Third Eye Chakra you will begin to unlock an innate awareness of your own perception of the universe, and what your place is within it. Your connection to spirit and the spirit realm can be tied to your Third Eye Chakra, which allows you the ability to see.

How you envision this realm, the spirit realm, and any other realm beyond those we have discovered begins with the Third Eye Chakra. The 6th Chakra is where you will find your knowing, and your ability to truly see what the Universe has in store for you.


Third Eye Chakra Keywords:

Clarity, Wisdom, Knowing, Seeing, Spirituality, Mysticism, Psychic Abilities, Intuition, Awareness, Deeper Thinking


How Do You Know If Your Third Eye Chakra is Unbalanced?

Often if your Third Eye Chakra is unbalanced or blocked you may feel like you have hit a roadblock with any creative or spiritual gifts you may have. You may find that you are feeling lost, having trouble seeing the bigger picture, or that your goals suddenly seem way out of view. The Third Eye Chakra is the powerhouse of your psychic abilities, and an unbalanced Third Eye Chakra could be contributing to feelings of disconnection from those gifts. 

An unbalanced Third Eye Chakra can present itself as a feelings of being unprepared or uncertain of the future. If you are a person who usually feels like you have clarity, focus, purpose, and a connection to your spirit guides and guardian angels but are suddenly feeling lost, it may be time to do some extra work with your Third Eye Chakra.


Characteristics of an Unbalanced Third Eye Chakra:

Stress, Anxiety, Disconnection, Indecision, Feelings of Being Stuck, Unbalanced, Lack of Vision, Feelings of Loss, Creative Blocks


Tips for Balancing Your Third Eye Chakra

If you are looking to balance and open the Third Eye Chakra, your best effort may involve practices such as: meditation, visualization, yoga, as well as the use of crystals and essential oils.

Some people believe that working with the Third Eye Chakra can help to improve mental clarity, focus, and concentration, and can lead to a greater sense of connection with the spiritual or divine.


Third Eye Chakra Mantras

Use a mantra that is specific to you, and represents your personal connection with the Third Eye Chakra, such as:

"As my Third Eye opens, I am able to truly see what I have always known to be"

"I will trust my intuition to always lead the way forward"

"My Third Eye will always guide me towards the lessons that are meant for me"



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