Located at the very top, or 'crown' of the head, the crown chakra is associated with the color white, and represents your ability to be fully connected spiritually, as well as your life's purpose and spirituality. An open crown chakra is thought to bring pure bliss and enlightenment and keep all other chakras open. If the crown chakra is blocked, someone may seem narrow-minded, skeptical, or stubborn.
The third eye chakra is located slightly above the point between the eyebrows. It is associated with the color indigo and is most connected to intuition, wisdom, and imagination. When open, the third eye chakra enables one to follow their intuition and see the big picture in all situations. When blocked, it can manifest as headaches, or issues with sight, hearing, or concentration.
The throat chakra is located in the center of throat and is closely linked with verbal communication. An open throat chakra can help you speak and listen with truth, compassion, and confidence. When blocked, it can manifest as voice and throat problems. Someone with a blocked throat chakra may dominate conversations, gossip, speak without thinking, or have trouble putting their feelings into words. The throat chakra is associated with the color blue.
The heart chakra is located in the center of the chest, just above the heart. It's associated with the color green and is closely linked with interpersonal connection, compassion, and the ability to give and receive love. When blocked or out of ailgnment, you may feel lonely, insecure, isolated, and have a hard time opening up to the people in your life.
The root chakra is located at the base of the spine near the tailbone and is associated with the color red. When open and in alignment, you can feel grounded, secure, and independent. When blocked, you may feel threatened, or as if you are on unstable ground.