Stress negatively affects our digestive system in many ways. It can cause oxygen flow to the stomach, cramping, an imbalance in gut bacteria and inflammation. These symptoms can further develop into gastro intestinal (GI) such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), irritable bowel disease (IBD), peptic ulcer or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
The “Solar Plexus” —place of gems or shining like a pearl this is a reference to the Sun, the sun in your body.
The Solar Plexus or the “Core” draws in the sun’s radiance as a type of prana and transduces it into a form that enables the flow of vital energies through out the physical body to be regulated. The Solar Plexus is a gathering point for subtle energy, the nadis, which controls bodily functions, as well as being a physical nerve central. through control of the Core full knowledge and mastery are achieved.
The ten petals are:
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~all these are aspects to overcome at this chakra level before proceeding to work on purifying the Heart Chakra.
Keep in mind that the three major chakras below the heart are principally concerned with physical body and the world we perceive with our senses, those above the heart are of a more spiritual nature.
The condition of “Dietary” may manifest as dis-ease in these areas:
Digestive problems or uneasy stomach, diabetes and cancer are associated with the Solar Plexus Chakra, most of all associated stress. Remember that this “nerve central”. If you are feeling discomfort in this area, there is unbalance.
Digestive problems can lead to arthritis inflammation.
Anemia can be perpetuated if your diet is lacking rich and dark leafy greens, nuts and seeds, seafood, meat and beans.
Balance of the Core Chakra will ease these states of consciousness.
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