SVADHISTANA (SECOND) CHAKRA
Svā = self, one's own
Adhishthāna = seat, residence, abode
Swad = take pleasure in
Own-wheel base. One's own place.
The dwelling place of the self.
Abode of regeneration and pleasure.
LOCATION: 2 inches below the naval.
ENDOCRINE GLAND: Pancreas.
NERVE PLEXI: Prostatic plexus.
BODY PARTS: Sacral area, lower back, lower GI, kidneys, bladder.
DEVELOPMENTAL AGE: 6 months to 2 years.
ENERGY BODY: Emotional body
BIJA MANTRA: Vam
CONNECTS WITH: Emotions and the processing of emotions. Relationships.
Pleasure. Sexual and financial power. Creativity. Addictions; over-indulgent, deprivation/self-denial.