Throat chakra covers the area of the external and internal throat and neck as well as the mouth, teeth and jaw. It is often blocked with suppressed emotions and ideas. When the Throat chakra is blocked it prevents energy from rising to the upper chakras. Clarity requires a deep commitment to Truth as well as living from a place of Authentic integrity. When the Throat chakra is flowing, strength and gratitude becomes immense and directs the life force towards magnificent creativity and Authentic self-expression.
Qualities of Throat chakra are: willpower, truth, creativity, communication and Authentic integrity. This center governs the thyroid and controls our ability to communicate our feelings, thoughts and ideas directly. When the Throat is optimal, people take stands for what they believe in and are empowered to express themselves without needing permission from anyone else.
As this chakra requires the ability to know what really matters in life for it to become developed fully, clearing out family suppression and unexpressed emotions is an essential process for the healthy development of the Throat chakra. It is the Throat chakra which holds memories of all unexpressed emotions and is deeply affected by substance abuse, lying, gossip and lack of Authentic integrity.
Read More About:
- The Root Chakra Archetype
- The Sacral Chakra Archetype
- The Solar Plexus Chakra Archetype
- The Heart Chakra Archetype
- The Throat Chakra Archetype
- The Brow Chakra Archetype
- The Crown Chakra Archetype
- The High Heart Chakra Archetype