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If this sounds like you, it might help you to learn some ways to clear and balance your first chakra.
This chakra--Muladhara in Sankrit--is the first of the seven chakras. It's the key to feeling grounded, safe, and secure in the world, and as such, it's the foundation for your health, and for the development of all your other chakras.
Clearing, balancing, and opening your first chakra can help you get your feet back under you when you're feeling like you're "losing your grip." It can help you relax, feel calmer and more secure, and let go of nagging fears. It can help you gain the feeling that you truly belong in the universe, and that everything will turn out basically alright for you.
That's a good feeling! When you feel deeply secure, you can turn your attention to more interesting things--relationships, art, creating, career, learning, spiritual development, rock-climbing, ferret-raising--the possibilities are endless!
You don't have to be a trained energy healer to heal your root chakra. Read on to learn 5 down-to-earth, satisfying ways that you can give your root chakra a "tune-up." But first:
5 Ways to Clear, Open, and Balance Your Root Chakra
If you feel you would benefit from clearing your first chakra, there are many practical, every-day things that you can do. Here are five ideas:
Just make your purpose clear, perform the activity mindfully, and as you're doing it, occasionally take a moment to silently affirm that your actions are creating your intention. Using any of the activities in conjunction with the affirmations is also very effective.
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