Crystals are an excellent tool to activate, balance and cleanse our Chakras. In this post we look at the top 5 Muladhara Chakra Crystals for healing the Root (or Base) of our body’s seven major energy centers, or Chakra’s.
Muladhara the Root Chakra is located at the base of the spine, below the Sacrum the resting place of Kundalini.
Muladhara is the center responsible for pure base physical energy, Energy which keeps you grounded to the earth and connected to others around you.
Muladhara is also associated with…
- Security, Safety and Survival(fight or flight)
- Basic needs – food, sleep, shelter
- Physicality and physical identity
Imbalance in Muladhara can lead to:
- Excessive negativity
- Eating disorders
Muladhara The Root Chakra & Color
The typical color which is usually associated with Muladhara the Root Chakra is a deep true vermilion red. This is the color that you will normally see in artistic impressions of Muladhara and should always be used as the color which fills its symbolic petals.
The color red of the base chakra is used to represent the associated energy of strength and vitality. The color red also stimulates a person’s instinctual and primal base tendencies.
Muladhara the root chakra is not only represented by red but is also associated with gold or deeper golden yellow shades.
Top 5 Muladhara Chakra Crystals
Red Carnelian is a light red to orange stone. Red Carnelians properties are Strength and Courage
Known as a stabilizing stone, Carnelian restores our vitality and personal motivation, while stimulating our individual creativity.
It gives us the courage to believe in and make positive life choices and asit does this also dispels apathy.
Carnelian Muladhara Chakra crystals are used for dealing with and overcoming emotional turmoil related to abuse of any kind. Red Carnelian helps to build trust in yourself and your perceptions.
Carnelian sharpens concentration, increases analytical abilities and dispels any mental lethargy.
Red Carnelian Muladhara Chakra Crystals protect personally against the energies of envy, rage and resentment. It helps to calm anger, removing emotional negativity and embeds an acceptance and belief for the love of life. Red Carnelian also boosts fertility and stimulates sexuality.
Earthy Red Jasper is known for properties which alleviate stress It reconnect us with the Earth’s grounding energies.
Red Jasper eliminates negativity returning it to its source stabilizing the aura. Red Jasper is perfect to cleanse and balance Muladhara.
It helps to build a strong personal connection to the earth. This is very helpful for emotional equilibrium and spiritual grounding.
Red Jasper allows clear insight and true understanding into any current or repressed personal difficulties which helps build a strong sense of stability.
This stone is also used in the process of awakening kundalini.
Bloodstone – Muladhara Chakra Crystals
Bloodstone is dark green with red spots. Traditionally worn to promote self-esteem and repel negativity, It is used to cleanse and balance Muladhara.
It is one of the best Muladhara Chakra Crystals for purifying and detoxifying the physical body.
Choose Bloodstone for the grounding of negative energy and cleansing the body.
Bloodstone will bring love into any situation and will help to ground any negative energies surrounding issues. Bloodstone assists to enhance the functions of the mind, which brings clarity and understanding to worries or personal concerns.
Bloodstone is used to increase our personal energy and strength. It removes energy blockages, which in turn, creates a smooth and constant energy flow throughout the body.
Bloodstone can also help to enhance our intuition and personal creativity, and can be used to combat fatigue, irritability and confusion.
Black Tourmaline – Muladhara Chakra Crystals
Black Tourmaline is used for spiritual grounding. It is a great stone for both physical and spiritual cleansing and balancing Muladhara.
Black Tourmaline is possibly the best of all Muladhara Chakra Crystals for personal energy protection. It is an incredibly powerful protector against energy vampires. The crystal helps you to put an energetic protective boundary between yourself and others.
Black Tourmaline jewelry sets a energetic shield, it is a protective line that negativity cannot cross. This ensures that any negative or harmful energy is repelled from you and returned to the source.
Obsidian – Muladhara Chakra Crystals
Obsidian is a stone of personal protection Obsidian is known for stabilizing and grounding, making it an excellent crystal for reigning in scattered energies. Obsidian restores balance between our spiritual self and the physical world.
Obsidian is truth-enhancing.
It is a massively protective stone and is another crystal which forms a personal shield against negativity.
It blocks psychic attack and absorbs negative energies from the environment.
Obsidian is the best of the Muladhara Chakra Crystals when dealing with issues of mental stress and tension. It stimulates growth on all levels, urging exploration of the unknown and opening new horizons.
Black Obsidian helps bring total clarity and clears any current confusion which helps you understand who you truly are and what you truly want.
Black Obsidian aids in dispelling emotional blockages and repressed buried trauma. It also develops and enhances the qualities of compassion and strength.