Name: Sahasrara, Shunya, Niralambapuri
Meaning: thousand-petaled, void, dwelling place without support.
Location: top of the cranium, cerebral
Colour: variegated colours of the rainbow
Work organs: Cerebral plexus, Central Nervous system
Ruling Planet: Ketu
Plane: Truth and reality
Seed Sound: AH and KSHA
Body association: Pineal Gland
Keywords: Divine knowledge, understanding, acceptance, bliss
The Sahasrara Chakra is located at the top of the head and is also known as the Crown Chakra. It is the final and 7th chakra. The chakra created a strong connection with self and universal energies. A balanced chakra allows the universal flow of energy and spiritual enlightenment.
The person-centred in this chakra will know the unknown and be conscious of the infinite. They will have experienced reality beyond the realm of the physical plane and body.
The crown chakra affects the whole body and especially mental health, such as...
The Five Koshas
Our body is made of several layers and bodies. The physical body is the one you see. The other subtle layers are experienced through breath, yoga, and the environment.
The Physical body is a tangible cover for the self. The skin is the permanent clothing to protect our physiology, which functions automatically. The advanced technology enables us to see the interiors of the body and understand the function of the body, but it does not help us to understand the subtle function of the body, such as Chakras, the meridian lines, and the Marma points. The unseen and sensory body enables us to connect with the intuition, the Chakras, the 11 bodies and the Koshas.
The Koshas are the one element of the function of your physical body. The knowledge helps to understand the Self.
The Koshas (five layers) are:
Annamaya Kosha - the food sheath
The Annamaya Kosha belongs to the physical body. The Physical body is one you can...