Chakra Points - The Basics
The term chakra means wheel, or disk. Also some translations expand this to wheel of light.
In simplest terms a chakra is a point within the body's energy system. Another way to define chakras is to call them points in space and time where our physical bodies meet with metaphysical energies.
This Website is a basic introduction to your chakra system. The material you find on these pages will help you understand the major chakra points and give you a solid foundation for building your own in-depth study of human energetics and metaphysics.
Acupuncture, Yoga, Modern Medicine, and Quantum Physics all validate the importance of the chakra system. Basic knowledge about the primary chakras can greatly enhance your life and allow you to become a more effective person.
Chakra treatments have also been known to heal or relieve serious issues even when traditional medicine has failed to do so.
To be honest, it's difficult to reference the chakras objectively with written or spoken words. In doing so, we must accept that some knowledge will be lost.
The purest way to understand the chakra system is to experience it for yourself.
Having said this, obviously written and spoken guides are necessary for getting started. This site exists to educate people on the basics of the chakra system without confusing them in the process, and without involving any requirements for specific religious beliefs.
The table below provides and extremely simplified introduction to the primary chakras. To learn more about individual chakra points use the navigation in the right sidebar.
This site discusses each chakra in great detail. Use the menu in the upper right corner to navigate, or click continue to the next page to learn more about the chakra systems.