Solar Plexus Chakra Basics
The Solar Plexus (or third) chakra is centered along the spine behind the stomach region. It is the chakra responsible for receiving messages through clairsentience and is affected by power, control, and irrational fear. It corresponds to the digestive system of the physical body (stomach, intestines, etc) and is the color yellow.
When this chakra is open and balanced: You have a deeply fulfilling emotional life. You take an expansive, outgoing, and sociable attitude to the world. You are able to feel the sweetness of life and have a sense of belonging and fitting in perfectly in the universe. You feel daring and confident and able to take risks. Hence this is the chakra associated with the leader, the explorer, and the charismatic extroverted individual. Confident, Optimistic, Good humored
When this chakra is out of balance or constricted, you may feel: A need to be in control, oversensitive to criticism, addictive personality, aggressiveness, low self-esteem. You might also experience stomach ulcers, fatigue weight around stomach, allergies, and or diabetes.
The Solar Plexus chakra is located between your navel and the base of your sternum. This is your lustrous gem. It is here where you get that feeling of flight or fight, butterflies in the stomach. This chakra is connected to the warm glowing sun, giving you vitality and energy and the confidence to live life to the full. It is your energy center.