The Crown Chakra is the seventh Chakra
Location: The top of the head
Sanskrit Name: Sahasrara
Associated Color: Violet, White
Associated Body Parts: pineal gland, upper brain, right eye
Significance: When it is fully developed, one gets an understanding of ‘Oneness’ of universal existence, as well as true inner peace. It enables us to tap into higher levels of spirituality and develop psychic awareness.
Imbalances: Loneliness, fear of death, comparing ourselves unfavorably to others.
Function: The entryway for Universal Life Force
This chakra is often depicted as a lotus flower with its petals open to represent spiritual awakening. The crown chakra could also be considered the bottomless well from which intuitive knowledge is drawn.
The seventh or crown chakra is located at the top of the head. The Hopi call this energy center kopavi, meaning "the open door" through which higher spiritual knowledge is received. The crown chakra is associated with the pineal gland, the color violet, full enlightenment, and union with the cosmos.