Root Chakra – Muladhara – Color: Red. It represents our foundation and the feeling of being grounded. It is positioned at the genital area at the base of the spine. It represents life, physical vitality, birth, and creation. Provides energy to the spine, kidneys, bladder, and adrenal glands.
Emotional issues: survival issues, such as financial independence, money, and food.

When Chakra 1 is not balanced, the following occurs:
– addiction, fear of past / future, feeling numb, financial uncertainty, greed, guilt, pain, hypocrisy, inability to accept change, hatred, instability, insecurity, materialism, nervousness, integrity, old resentment, anger, sexual pressure, tension, incapacity to give up old ideas, unbalanced life, not grounded (head in the clouds).