3. Third Chakra – The Solar Plexus Chakra
Where is it: The stomach
What it influences: Personal Power, Self-Confidence, Emotional Regulation, Ego
The solar plexus, or third, chakra, resides in the area of the stomach and its color is yellow. This chakra governs the stomach, liver, gall bladder, pancreas, kidness, adrenal glands, spleen, digestive system and nervous system. It also governs our sense of sight.
The third chakra is related to one’s sense of personal power and controls self-esteem, self-worth, self-confidence and feelings of empowerment.
The solar plexus chakra is associated with the fire element because fire provides warmth and comfort, but can also cause fear and terror. This chakra spans a wide emotional area.
Color: All yellow gemstones – topaz, citrine, yellow zircon, amber – are used with healing the solar plexus chakra.