Root Chakra is also known as 'Mooladhara Chakra', 'Mooldhara Chakra' / 'Muladhara Chakra'

Overview of Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra

  • Definition Of Root Chakra: As its name suggests, Root Chakra is the Chakra which deals with the foundation source of all basic day-to-day ideas-people-events-things related to life, livelihood & lifestyle. Chakra means "wheel" in Sanskrit.
  • Chakra Order: Root Chakra is also known as the Base Chakra or Foundation Source Chakra. Root Chakra, as it is the Base Chakra or the Foundation Chakra, is the 1st Chakra from the bottom & 7th Chakra from the top. In hierarchy, it is usually the 7th Chakra amongst all Chakras.

Hindu Original Name of Root Chakra: Mooladhara Chakra

  • Pronunciation: Muuh – La – Dhaa – Raa Chuck - Ruh.
  • Hindu Meaning: The meaning of Mooladhara is 'Root Support'. 'Mool' Means 'Root' & 'Adhara' Means 'Support'.
  • Chakra Location: Between the spine & the anus, the location where the spinal cord at the tail bone ends & the public bone in the front. Root Chakra is located at the both the sides – the front side & the back side of the body.

Characteristics Of Root Chakra Or Mooladhara Chakra:

  • Essence of Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra: It is mostly concerned with physical existence / physiological existence / material existence of all living beings. It is mostly associated with all the survival issues of all living beings namely food, clothing & shelter. As the name suggests, it is the Chakra which denotes that it is the foundation / root of existence for all living beings.
  • Petals: 4 Petal Lotus With Square In It's Center. Within The Square A Triangle Facing Downwards Is Depicted.
  • Musical Note: C.
  • Frequency: 1000 – 1200 Hz.
  • Mantra for Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra: LAMM / LAM.
  • Color: Red.
  • Gemstones Associated with Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra: Red Coral, Ruby, Cedar Wood & Garnet. Any Red-Colored Gemstone Or Any Other Gemstone Emanating Red Vibrations / Light / Color Will Be Practically A Good Idea For Improving On Root Chakra Issues.

How to Improve Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra?

  • Focus on Red color while meditating.
  • Wear all the Red colored gemstones on your body.
  • Wear Red colored clothes.
  • Wearing Red color undergarments helps a lot.
  • Often sit relaxed in Red mud / Red soil at ease, possibly in a red loin cloth (recommended).

Affirmations of Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra:

Affirmations of Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra

  • I have a right to exist in this world.
  • I have a right to exist in this world because I was born to exist.
  • The world is mine.
  • I belong to this universe.
  • I belong to Mother Earth.
  • I am a universe.
  • I am unique.
  • I am who I am.
  • I am what I am.
  • I am how I am.
  • I am where I am.
  • I am when I am.
  • I am which I am.
  • I am why I am.
  • I am being myself.
  • I love being myself.
  • I have unique skills.
  • I have unique talents.
  • I have unique experiences of life.
  • I am born for a unique purpose.
  • I was born strong.
  • I am physically strong.
  • I can accept myself.
  • I can defend myself.
  • I have a great body.
  • I can do my job well.
  • The whole universe is my family.
  • The whole universe is always helpful.
  • The whole universe is always there for me to support me.
  • Life is always beautiful.
  • Life is good.
  • I have a great financial condition.
  • I have always been supported.
  • I have always been empathized with.
  • I have always been encouraged.
  • I have always been energized.
  • I can manage my finances simply easily peacefully.
  • I have a great relationship with all my very near dear & close ones – my parents, siblings, teachers, mentors, guides & best friends.
  • Element of Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra: Earth. Mostly Concerned With Soil. Red soil is most preferable.

Evolution Stage Of Root Chakra Or Mooladhara Chakra:

  • Our Own Birth Conditions & Experience.
  • Our Birth Family's Environmental Conditions & Experience During Our Birth.
  • Our Birth Family's Nature Or Character During Our Birth.
  • Our Elementary School Conditions & Experience.

Closed / Blocked Root Chakra Effects Or Impact Of Closed Mooladhara Chakra:

  • Obesity.
  • Anorexia Nervosa.
  • Sore Knees Arthritis.
  • Hip Problems.
  • Leg Problems.
  • Knee Problems.
  • Problems Of The Lower Back.
  • The Glandule Suprarenal's.
  • The Spinal Cord And The Reproductive Organs.
  • Depression.
  • Alcohol Issues.
  • Addiction Issues.
  • Obsession Issues.
  • Demon: Fear.

Root Chakra Or Mooladhara Chakra Is Most Concerned With:

  • Survival Issues.
  • Support Issues.
  • Stability Issues.
  • Birth Issues.
  • Evolution / Growth Pattern Issues.
  • Issues Related To Birth Values / Birth Habits / Birth Goals.
  • Personal Issues.
  • Generational Pattern Issues.
  • Sustainability Issues.
  • Passion Issues.
  • Self-Worth Issues.
  • Status Issues.
  • Physical Issues.
  • Materialistic Issues.
  • Money Issues.
  • Food Issues.
  • Health Issues.
  • Blood Issues.
  • Attention Issues.
  • Grounding Issues.
  • Connection Issues.
  • Oneness Issues.
  • Fight Or Flight Issues.
  • Root Issues.
  • Ancestral Issues.

Open Root Chakra Benefits Or Advantages Of Open Mooladhara Chakra:

  • Surviving in this world is simpler, easier & peaceful for the individual after the Root Chakra is opened fully completely.
  • Person with Opened Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra does not require approval of other people, family members, society & god.
  • Advantages of Opened Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra is that the person becomes grateful for all the support received for everything from everyone since pre-birth period. Does not need to depend on external support for survival. Blesses everyone & curses none relatively.
  • Person with Opened Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra has a stable mindset which includes preferences, priorities, decisions, choices, habits, values & goals. Focused clearly on clear goals.
  • Overall, enjoys stability & peace consistently in life.
  • Key benefit of opened root chakra or mooladhara chakra is that the person has absolutely no unresolved issue pertaining to before, during & after the period of birth remaining to be resolved.
  • All events of the past since pre-birth, during birth & post-birth have been gracefully accepted in the present moment.
  • Has a stable upbringing in case a child's Root Chakra or Mooladhara chakra is opened. An adult is able to accept their negative distortions of his/her past once his/her Root Chakra is opened.
  • Negativity during the time period of birth has absolutely no impact whatsoever on the person whose root chakra or mooladhara chakra is opened. Birth values, habits & goals have only a positive impact on the individual.
  • Personal issues are very stable in individuals with open root chakra or mooladhara chakra . Any unresolved personal issues start to resolve by themselves as time progresses.
  • Able to communicate freely & fairly with family members. Energy & focus is very well centered on making a difference to other people's life, family & own self.
  • Able to sustain freely without worrying about daily bread, livelihood, money & sustaining a care-free lifestyle for the future.
  • Individuals with open Mooladhara Chakra are able to identify his/her passions clearly & follow-through on them without developing any addictions or obsessions to these passions.
  • Able to identify his/her talents clearly with sharp cutting-edge precision & make use of their talents to empower themselves, his/her family & the society at large.
  • Identifies his/her status & identity very clearly. Does not get drawn into comparison, competition & confusion very easily. Has high self-worth.
  • Person with Open Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra is physically strong. Has the ability to defend one's own self physically. Able to love one's own naked body without fear of other people's judgments.
  • Able to accept material world & manifest his/her desires without a problem smoothly.
  • Often finds himself/herself having a good time with money & earning money smoothly without a struggle.
  • Loves to eat nutritious healthy food only as much as required on a daily basis with stable eating patterns & habits.
  • Health always remains stable, fit & vibrant internally & externally.
  • Has absolutely no blood related diseases & problems.
  • Individual with Open Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra does not need other people's attention to care for one's own self. Very independent & interdependent in all forms & kinds of relationships.
  • Very well-grounded & well-balanced in life. Connected to Mother Earth fully freely.
  • Connected harmoniously with one & all.
  • Feels oneness with the universe & exists in harmony with the universe.
  • Fights for the truth when needed without hesitation. Has enormous boundless fighting spirit. Does not escape pain, criticism, judgments, fear, uncertainty & doubt but never hesitates to fight it & confront others.
  • Person with Open Root Chakra or Mooladhara Chakra has tremendous unwavering faith in the higher spiritual universe – the higher self.
  • It is generally found that people who have their root chakra or mooladhara chakra open have amazing fearless attitude with no fear of judgments & opinions of other people. Does not care what other people say.
  • Clearance of all unresolved ancestral issues.

Written, Edited or Reviewed By:

, MD, FFARCSI

Last Modified On: July 1, 2016

Pain Assist Inc.

Pramod Kerkar
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