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Throat Chakra

5th Chakra

Hindi Name:  Vishuddha meaning ‘purest of the pure’.  Commonly known as the throat centre
Location:  At the throat
Color:  Sky Blue
Element:  Ether or Space
Governs:  The vocal chords, thyroid and voice
Traditional development ages:  28-35  years

According to Hindu tradition, the throat chakra also known as Vishuddha meaning purification, is the fifth primary chakra out of all seven chakras in the human body.

 The throat chakra is situated in the neck region near the spine with its superficial activation point in the depression of the throat.

It is related to the ears and mouth due to its association with hearing and speaking respectively.

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