The third chakra is located in the area above the navel. It controls key internal organs – liver, spleen and pancreas. The energy of Manipura is will, power and organization. It provides the energy to fuel ambition. It is the fire under your feet to get things done. When it is out of balance, it can manifest in manipulative or controlling behavior at one end or it can result in listless procrastination and boredom on the other. The goal of Manipura is purpose, vitality and spontaneity.
The seed sound for Manipura is Rang (rawng).
The color for Manipura is yellow.
Element – Fire
Orientation – West
Candle for Manipura: Yellow – for communication and energy
Chant – I can, I do, I will
Affirmation – In an authentic and healthy way, I release all my unresolved emotions. I claim my personal power for the highest and best good.